655. Constant Freeman to Henry Knox
Boston, 3 February 1788 (excerpt)1

… The great question on the new proposed Constitution, comes before the Convention the next day after the morrow. I need not tell you how anxious are the friends to good order & goverment on this occasion. It is belived that it will pass with a small majority. Why should I Sir, write to you on a subject, on which you must be much better informed by your friends here? …

1. RC, GLC 2437, The Henry Knox Papers. The Gilder Lehrman Collection, on deposit at the Pierpont Morgan Library, New York.