A current copy of the Constitution is available here. Last revised: Fall 2016.

Historical Documents

Here are a variety of historical documents to explore:

Historical Documents of the Washington Society – Assorted documents primarily related to the Second Refounding.

Debates of the Washington Literary Society and Debating Union – Historical debates dating from 1857, including results when available.

Histories of the Washington Society – A collection of several Histories of the Society, dating from 1860.

Historical Minutes (.zip) – Digitized Minutes from the mid-19th Century

Historical Minutes (.zip) – Digitized Minutes from the early 20th Century

Finals Oration Invitation (.zip) – 1856 invitation to the Washington Society Finals Oration

Minutes from 1980-1981 (.zip) – Early Minutes relating to the Second Refounding

Past Presidents – Presidents of the Society since 1980.