Nine conventions were held at Danville from 1784 to 1790 to demand separation from Virginia.
Concordats are undoubtedly conventions of a particular nature.
Various important political conventions have met in Cincinnati, including the national Democratic convention of 1856, the national Liberal-Republican convention of 1872, the national Republican convention of 1876, and the national Democratic convention of 1880, - by which, respectively, James Buchanan, Horace Greeley, R.
Formalized agreements on conventions, measurements, borders, and international conduct.
Both parties in the state in 1888 declared in favour of free coinage, and in 1892 instructed their delegates to the national conventions to oppose any candidate who did not favour this policy.