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Adams, John (1735 - 1826), Signer of the Declaration of Independence, Diplomat, U.S. President, U.S. Vice President

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780195167771
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780195386479
Adams, John (1735 - 1826), Signer of the Declaration of Independence, Diplomat, U.S. President, U.S. Vice President

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John Adams was born in Massachusetts in 1735 and grew up in relatively humble circumstances. After graduating from Harvard, he

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Subjects: History ; United States History

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