Pages of Pages of H1301 Unit 2 Lecture One class 2008 [11]

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Unit 2 Lecture One Hollinger 1301 11 The new Republic: – 1783 Congress moved from Philadelphia to escape disgruntled army vets. – 1785 Settled in NYC / delegates not effectual and often lacking quorum – General economic chaos • Competing economic policy • Lack of uniformity in commerce • Monetary policy differences wreck intra-state trade • Lack of specie creates backcountry / seaboard crisis
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Unformatted text preview: – Poor farmers & rich speculators friction • – Groundswell movement of men, locally important, nationally connected – • 1786 Annapolis Convention of five states, called for general convention in Philadelphia 1787 • – George Washington’s planned attendance gave credibility...
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2008 for the course HISTORY 1301 taught by Professor Hollinger during the Fall '08 term at Tarrant County.

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