Articles of Confederation
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...Articles of Confederation The article of confederation considered was the first constitution of the USA. In the year 1777, continental congress in Philadelphia Pennsylvania first time drafted the articles of confederation. It is believed that in the year 1776, John Dickinson was the man who first prepared the first draft of articles of confederation. Finally, in the year 1781, the articles of confederation was ratified. The Articles of Confederation, the first central government for the newly independent colonies, was passed by the Continental Congress in 1777 and took effect in 1781. The current U.S. Constitution was written in 1787, ratified the next year, and George Washington assumed its...