277. Springfield, Hampshire County, 20 November 1787

277-A. Town Meeting, 20 November

At a Meeting of the Inhabitants of the Town of Springfd Qualified and assembled according to law—Novr 20th Anno Domini 1787 At the Court House in said Town then and there to transact the following business (viz) …

8th To see whether the town will Choose a delegate to meet in Convention proposed to be held at Boston on the second Wednesday of January next to take into Consideration the Constitution or Frame of Government for the United S[t]ates of America as reported by the Convention of Delegates of the United States begun and held at Philadelphia on the first monday of May 1787 …

Voted that the town will now proceed to Choose some person as a delegate to Meet in Convention on the Second Wednessday of January next at Boston

They then made Choice of Wm Pynchon Esqr as a Delegate to meet in said Convention