The Spirit of American Constitutionalism: The Fabius Letters

By |2019-09-24T10:32:28-05:00May 12th, 2012|Categories: American Founding, American Republic, Constitution, Fabius, Featured, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, John Dickinson|Tags: |

Though virtually ignored by scholars in recent decades, John Dickinson was one of the most influential of the American Founders. When he entered the Pennsylvania State House in May 1787, as Delaware’s delegate to the Constitutional Convention, he was one of the most knowledgeable and experienced statesmen to attend the Grand Convention. Colonial legislator, “Penman [...]