Adams, John, President of the United States, 1735-1826
- Existence: 1735-1826
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Adams, John (1735-1826) Letter signed, Quincy, MA. Addressed to Captain John Whitney. Dictated response to invitation to 4th of July celebration in Quincy, June 7, 1826
File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Scope and Content From the Collection: This collection consists of letters and supporting documentation, books on the art of letter writing, a small miscellaneous grouping of catalogs and photographs, and issues of The Wolf Magazine of Letters from June-July 1979 to Summer Quarterly 1991. The earliest letter, from the Marquise de Sevigne, dates from 1695; while the most recent was signed by entertainer Mike Douglas in 1980. Most of the letters date from the 19th century. The collection, which now numbers 85 letters, will continue to...