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The constitutional convention met in philadelphia from may 25 to september 17, 1787, at independence hall (then known as the pennsylvania state house) the convention drafted the united states constitution, the world's oldest written national constitution still in use. He was unanimously elected president of the philadelphia convention view in national archives catalog may 25, 1787, freshly spread dirt covered the cobblestone street in front of the pennsylvania state house, protecting the men inside from the sound of passing carriages and carts. The annual philadelphia travel & adventure show is where travel lovers come for travel inspiration, expert information and fun, cultural interaction.
The constitutional convention, also known as the philadelphia convention, was an official meeting of the united states government that was convened to make changes to the articles of confederation, an early federal government document. When you hold a meeting, convention or trade show at the pennsylvania convention center, you are not just investing in a building or floor space, you are investing in an experience philadelphia's location in the center of the northeast corridor makes it easy and affordable for attendees to travel here. The 2018 philadelphia auto show returns to the pennsylvania convention center (1101 arch street, philadelphia pa 19107) saturday, january 27 through sunday, february 4 discounted tickets will be sold by septa at all major transit sales offices and regional rail ticket offices.
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