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About Senator Richard Bassett, Signer of the US Constitution
Signer of the U.S. Constitution.
Served as a U.S. Senator for Delaware.
Richard Bassett was an American lawyer and politician from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a veteran of the American Revolution, a delegate to the Constitutional Convention of 1787, and a member of the Federalist Party, who served in the Delaware General Assembly, as Governor of Delaware, and as U.S. Senator from Delaware.
Senator Richard Bassett, Signer of the US Constitution's Timeline
September 17, 1787
- September 17, 1787
Independence Hall, Philadelphia,
The Signers of the U. S. Constitution
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