Cleveland Bar Journal
articles of confederation, northwest ordinances, u.s. constitution
This article gives a brief history of the Articles of Confederation and its influence on the United States Constitution, as well as the similarities and differences between these two documents. The author encourages study of the Articles because they offer insights into the Constitution.
Arthur R. Landever, The Articles of Confederation: Gateway to the Constitution, 58 Cleveland Bar Journal 140 (March 1987).