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All the resources that appear in this unit are gathered here for you—the photographs, maps, objects, audiovisuals, documents, videos, biographies, and vocabulary words. Click on the image below to see a larger view of each resource with more information about each one. On some of the resources you can even zoom in and get a closer look. So go ahead, dive in, and explore. Before you know it, you’ll be thinking like a historian.

 

Find It! Scavenger Hunt

Can you help Mason find these items on the page and answer the questions?

Photographs & Prints in this Unit:

King George III
Join or Die
The Declaration of Independence
Colonial New England School
Washington as Statesman at the Constitutional Convention
New Hampshire Becomes the Ninth State
The Constitution of the United States
George Washington
Old North Meeting House, Concord
New Hampshire Coat of Arms
The People's Voice
The County Election
Articles of Confederation
Declaration of Independence
Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States
Plantation Slavery
The Looking Glass for 1787
Adoption of the Federal Constitution
Viewing the N.H. Constitution
The Constitutional Convention
Signing of the Constitution
The Foundation of American Government
Convention at Philadelphia

Maps & Charts in this Unit:

Map of New Hampshire, 1799
Branches of Government
Ratification of the U.S. Constitution

Documents in this Unit:

Declaration of Independence
New Hampshire Constitution of 1776
Proclamation Announcing the Peace Treaty with Great Britain
Proclamation of Rebellion
U.S. Bill of Rights

Videos in this Unit:

Mason Explains: First Amendment Rights

Biographies in this Unit:

Josiah Bartlett
William Whipple
John Sullivan
Meshech Weare
John Langdon
Nicholas Gilman

Vocabulary in this Unit:

adopt
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amend
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amendment
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article
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Articles of Confederation
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bicameral
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bill of rights
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Bill of Rights
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branch of government
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central government
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check
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checks and balances
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civic virtue
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Civic virtue
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common defense
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common good
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compromise
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consensus
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consent
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constitution
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Constitution
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constitutional convention
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delegate
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democracy
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dictator
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domestic
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elected
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election
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elections
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executive
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executive branch
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federal
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federalism
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Federalism
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foundational principle
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Founding Fathers
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framers
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fundamental
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government
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governments
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infringe
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insure
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judicial
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judicial branch
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justice
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justices
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legislative
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legislative branch
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legislature
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liberty
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limited government
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majority
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minority
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more perfect union
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necessary and proper clause
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ordain
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persuade
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posterity
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preamble
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promote
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proportional representation
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ratification
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ratify
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representative democracy
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right
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rule of law
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secede
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social contract
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society
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supremacy clause
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tranquility
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welfare
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