in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; World History. 913 words.
Adams, Grizzly (22 October 1812–25 October 1860), mountain man and wild animal tamer, was born John Adams in Medway, Massachusetts, the son of Eleazar Adams and Sybil Capen. Adams...