Virginia Ratifies the Constitution
Broadcast: September 19, 1948
Added: Apr 06 2020
It's the 25th June 1788, and you are at Convention Hall, Richmond, Virginia. The Virginia Ratifying Convention has been taken completely by surprise when Mr Edmund Randolph, the present governor of Virginia has come out publicly, in favor of the proposed federal Constitution, which would unite the fifteen states under a strong, central government.