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John Adams
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The Works of John Adams, Second President of the United States: With a Life of the Author, Notes and Illustrations (1856 edition)
John Adams
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Letter to Abigail Adams (15 April 1776) [1]
John Adams
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Letter to Abigail Adams (28 April 1776).
John Adams
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Letter to John Quincy Adams (14 May 1781).
John Adams
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Letter to Edmund Jenings (1782), as quoted in John Adams (2008) by David McCullough, p. 272.


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Born: October 30, 1735

Died: July 4, 1826 (aged 90)

Nationality: American

Bio: John Adams was the second president of the United States, having earlier served as the first vice president of the United States. An American Founding Father, Adams was a statesman, diplomat, and a leading advocate of American independence from Great Britain.

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