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Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848


John Quincy Adams was an American statesman, diplomat, lawyer, and diarist who served as the sixth president of the United States from 1825 to 1829. He previously served as the eighth United States Secretary of State from 1817 to 1825. During his long diplomatic and political career, Adams also served as an ambassador, and as a member of the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives representing Massachusetts. He was the eldest son of John Adams, who served as the second US president from 1797 to 1801.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

John Adams list

Mss 771490
Identifier: Mss 771490
Scope and Contents John Adams, pres. U.S lists actions of the Superior Court. Notebook listing court cases.

John Quincy Adams circular

Mss 819464
Identifier: Mss 819464
Overview In English.

U. S. Pres. John Quincy Adams letter

Mss 829530
Identifier: Mss 829530
Overview In English.