Born in Braintree (present-day Quincy), Massachusetts, on October 30, 1735, John Adams was the oldest of John and Susanna Boylston Adams’ three sons. The elder Adams was a farmer and shoemaker who …

John Adams, American Founding Father and the “Atlas of Independence”

John Adams (October 1735 – July was an American Founding Father, lawyer, statesman, diplomat and political theorist. A leading champion of independence in he was the second President of the United States

Official White House Portrait of John Adams - 2nd President of the United States

John Adams was a Founding Father, the first vice president of the United States and the second president. His son, John Quincy Adams, was the nation's sixth president.

Love this quote by John Adams. While this quote is not in Rebellious Heart, the book does contain quotes from both John and Abigail Adams!

Love this quote by John Adams. While this quote is not in Rebellious Heart, the book does contain quotes from both John and Abigail Adams! Drawing is of john quincy adams

"Facts are stubborn things, and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence." ~ John Adams

"Facts are stubborn things, and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence." ~ John Adams -- Values

This is the John Adams statue he was our 2nd United States Of America President.  A Harvard-educated lawyer, he early became identified with the patriot cause. He was a  delegate to the First and Second Continental Congresses, he led in the movement for independence.

This is the John Adams statue. United States of America President. A Harvard-educated lawyer, he early became identified with the patriot cause. He was a delegate to the First and Second Continental Congresses, he led in the movement for independence.

JUNE 11, 1776:  The Continental Congress apppointed The Committee of Five to draft a Resolution  of Independence.  The five members were Thomas Jefferson,  Benjamin Franklin, Roger Sherman, Robert Livingston, and John Adams.

The Continental Congress apppointed The Committee of Five to draft a Resolution of Independence. The five members were Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, Roger Sherman, Robert Livingston, and John Adams

Peacefield is a historic home formerly owned by 2nd President of the US, John Adams, & other members of the Adams family, located in Quincy, Massachusetts. The oldest portion of the house was built in 1731 by Leonard Vassall, a sugar-planter from Jamaica, & acquired by John & Abigail Adams in 1787 after its loyalist owners had abandoned Massachusetts during the Revolutionary War. The Adams first occupied the house in 1788

Peacefield was the home and farm of John Adams, first Vice President and second President of the United States. It is one of the buildings in the Adams National Historical Park, Quincy, Massachusetts.

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