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Last Updated: Feb 5, 2014 URL: http://libguides.wellesley.edu/constitutionday Print Guide

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THE CONSTITUTION

Click the thumbnail for a printable pdf of the first page of the Constitution:

The Constitution

 

CONSTITUTION DAILY BLOG

"Smart Conversation about the Constitution"

from the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, PA

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WE THE PEOPLE...

We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.

[Read the full text of the Constitution.]

CELEBRATING CONSTITUTION DAY

Constitution Day and Citizenship Day is observed each year on September 17 to commemorate the signing of the Constitution on September 17, 1787, and “recognize all who, by coming of age or by naturalization, have become citizens.”

 

CREDITS

This web page was based on a guide created by Liz Smith of Kalamazoo College

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