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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (27 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Intelecom Learning, 2004.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by Intelecom Learning in 2004.
Summary, etc.:
Delegates meet in Philadelphia, May 1787 to ́create a government with sufficient power to govern vast territory.́ The convention, closed to public, chaired by George Washington. Controversy over basis for representation in House of Representatives and slavery issues; over sovereignty and limiting national power. Ground rules for ratification process. Debate between Federalists and Anti-federalists; winning approval. George Washington, first elected president, puts plan to work. Different philosophies within cabinet, Federalist vs. Republican. Washington declines to run for third term.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Documentary-style films.
History, Modern.
Genre: North American Studies
Documentary films.

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