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The Federalist Papers: No. 2

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John Jay

1745 CE – 1829 CE

While Jay wrote the smallest number of the Federalist Papers, his influence and influences are especially worthy of mention.  He was the first Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, served as President of the Continental Congress during and after the Revolutionary War, and became the Governor of New York. 

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Contemporary Civilization