Adams, John, 1735-1826
- Existence: 1735 - 1826
John Adams was an American statesman, attorney, diplomat, writer, and Founding Father who served as the second president of the United States, from 1797 to 1801. Before his presidency, he was a leader of the American Revolution that achieved independence from Great Britain and served as the first vice president of the United States.
Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: Mss 774140
Scope and Contents Notebook listing cases to come before the Court in Suffolk during the January term 1774.
Identifier: Mss 784468.1
Overview In English.
Identifier: Mss 779204
Scope and Contents Letter from John Adams in Passy, France to John Jay, President of Congress with an account of an English Loan.
Identifier: Mss 777204.1
Scope and Contents Two-page letter from John Adams to John Jay concerning a loan for the United States. Endorsed on the reverse: to be used with reserve, N. Peabody.
Identifier: Mss 778658
Scope and Contents Letter from John Adams in Passy, France to Thomas Cushing, examining British sentiments towards the US.
Identifier: Mss 797501
Scope and Contents Letter from U.S. Pres. John Adams of Quincy [Mass.] to "Dear Sir" [i.e. Col. McHenry] he is satisfied with the prudently written letter to General Wilkinson. Incomplete: signature lacking.
Identifier: Mss 798311
Scope and Contents Letter from U.S. Pres. John Adams of Philadelphia [Pa.] to the Inhabitants of the town of Quincy. Expressing his gratitude for their expression of esteem and approval.
Identifier: Mss 812607
Scope and Contents Three-page letter from John Adams at Quincy, Massachusetts to Benjamin Rush in which he refutes an article by certain citizens of Philadelphia in the "National Intelligencer" on war preparations, as well as citing the example of diverse animals in nature. Typescript transcription and carbon copy of typescript critical note laid in.
Identifier: Mss 778659
Scope and Contents Letter from John Paul Jones abord l'Orient to Benjamin Franklin and John Adams, American plenipotetiaries at the Court of France, reporting news of American naval forces, including the intelligence that Comte Destaing had sailed on a secret mission.
Identifier: Mss 786255.1
Overview In English.