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Signer of the Declaration of Independence (Pennsylvania), Delegate to the Constitutional Convention (Pennsylvania), Financier of the Revolution

Biographical Data
Religious Views
References, Links, & Further Reading

Education: private

Occupation: merchant

Political Affiliation:

Religious Affiliation: Episcopalian

Summary of Religious Views:

Views on Religion & Politics:


References, Links, & Further Reading: Books, Articles, Links


Works by Robert Morris

ed. by E. James Ferguson, J. Catanzariti, E. M. Nuxoll, M. A.Y. Gallagher, et al. The Papers of Robert Morris, 1781--1784, 9 vols., Univ. of Pittsburgh, 1973-1978


Clarence Ver Steeg, Robert Morris, Revolutionary Financier: With an Analysis of His Earlier Career, Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 1954; reprint, Octagon Books, 1972
Eleanor Young, Forgotten Patriot: Robert Morris, Macmillan, 1950


Frank Gaylord Cook, "Robert Morris," The Atlantic monthly, Vol. 66, Iss. 397, November 1890, pp. 607-618


Works by Robert Morris

Letter to the President of Congress (TeachingAmericanHistory.org)

Biographical Sites

MORRIS, Robert, 1734-1806 (Biographical Directory of the US Congress)
Robert Morris (ushistory.org: Signers of the Declaration of Independence)
Robert Morris (National Archives -- The Founding Fathers)
Robert Morris (Soldier-Statesmen of the Constitution -- Center of Military History, United States Army )
Robert Morris (Colonial Hall)
Robert Morris (Signers of the Declaration of Independence -- National Park Service)
The Men Behind the American Revolution: Robert Morris (18th Century History)

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