"John DeWitt"

The most effective series of articles denying the need for a stronger central government came from an unidentified Massachusetts anti-federalist in a series of five articles that appeared in the Boston American Herald, under the pseudonym "John DeWitt", in honor of the the seventeenth century Dutch patriot who had defended the liberties of the people against an oppressive central government

The letters did not have titles. The titles shown are the editor's.

No Title Yr Mo Da
1 1787 Oct 22
2 1787 Oct 27
3 1787 Nov 5

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