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Constitution Day: Georgia

Resources for celebrating the U.S. Constitution.

Georgia - Ratification of the Constitution

Ratified on Jan. 2, 1788    [per GPO's Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government]

34 Continental Congress delegates signed the Constitution [on behalf of their states], per the U.S. House of Representatives' History, Art, and Archives

 

Georgia's delegates:  

 

[39 Delegates signed on Sept. 17, 1787, also per the U.S. House  ]

 

Draft

Abraham Baldwin was a drafter and signer of the Constitution. The Georgia Historical Society notes his legacy