Saturday, November 13, 2021

Belated celebration of the “Plymouth Combination”

I am bit tardy with this posting, but I offer the following as a belated celebration of the first New World constitution:

“The Mayflower Compact—once called the “Plymouth Combination”—is the first constitution known to have been written in the New World. Drafted aboard the Mayflower before the Pilgrims from Holland and their fellow travelers landed in North America, it was signed on November 11, 1620, by the 41 men on the ship.” 

Read more via this link.

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