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President John Quincy Adams

President John Quincy AdamsCreated by: PICRYLDated: Invalid date
Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA
John Quincy Adams, son of John and Abigail Adams, served as the sixth President of the United States from 1825 to 1829. A member of multiple political parties over the years, he also served as a diplomat, a Senator, and a member of the House of Representatives.
"All men profess honesty as long as they can. To believe all men honest would be folly. To believe none so is something worse."
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J.Q. Adams / engd. by V. Balch from a painting by Durant.

J.Q. Adams / engd. by V. Balch from a painting by Durant.

Head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left.

General Jackson slaying the many headed monster

General Jackson slaying the many headed monster

A satire on Andrew Jackson's campaign to destroy the Bank of the United States and its support among state banks. Jackson, Martin Van Buren, and Jack Downing struggle against a snake with heads representing the... more

Abolition frowned down

Abolition frowned down

A satire on enforcement of the "gag-rule" in the House of Representatives, prohibiting discussion of the question of slavery. Growing antislavery sentiment in the North coincided with increased resentment by so... more

John Quincy Adams / taken from a daguerreotype by P. Haas ; lith. & publ. by P. Haas Wash. City.

John Quincy Adams / taken from a daguerreotype by P. Haas ; lith. & pu...

Print shows John Quincy Adams, full-length portrait, seated in a chair, facing front, with hands on a book in his lap and legs crossed, and with large book on the floor next to the chair.

President from "Presidential inaugurations from George Washington 1789 to Grover Cleveland 1893. With inaugural addresses, etc"

President from "Presidential inaugurations from George Washington 1789...

This image has been taken from scan 000076 from "Presidential inaugurations from George Washington 1789 to Grover Cleveland 1893. With inaugural addresses, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have b... more

John Quincy Adams

John Quincy Adams

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bisbee.

John Quincy Adams, 6th president of the United States / G. Stuart, pinxt. ; on stone by W. Ball.

John Quincy Adams, 6th president of the United States / G. Stuart, pin...

John Adams, half-length portrait, seated, facing left, holding small book.

John Quincy Adams: sixth President of the United States

John Quincy Adams: sixth President of the United States

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 3540

John, Quincy, Adams

John, Quincy, Adams

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Sarony & Major.

John Quincy Adams. President

John Quincy Adams. President

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Moore.

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

2 Unnumbered cover drawing sheets. Significance: It shows the difference in size demanded by people of moderate wealth in 1731 and 1800. It shows an attempt in 1797 to fit the additions with the original 1731 ... more

Death of John Quincy Adams at the U.S. Capitol Feby. 23d 1848

Death of John Quincy Adams at the U.S. Capitol Feby. 23d 1848

Copyright by N. Currier. Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 1620.

Death of John Quincy Adams at the U.S. Capitol Feby. 23d 1848

Death of John Quincy Adams at the U.S. Capitol Feby. 23d 1848

Copyright by N. Currier. Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 1620.

J.Q. Adams

J.Q. Adams

John Q. Adams, half-length portrait, seated, facing slightly left, holding book. Engraving from original painting by J.P.A. (i.e. G.P.A.) Healy. Copyright by J.C. Tichenor.

John Quincy Adams / sketch'd by Arthur J. Stansbury Esqr. a few hours previous to the death of Mr. Adams ; lith. by Sarony & Major.

John Quincy Adams / sketch'd by Arthur J. Stansbury Esqr. a few hours ...

Title from item. Sold by N. Currier, 152 Nassau St., N.Y. Copyright 1848 by A.J. Stansbury. Library has two impressions: Full print PGA - Currier & Ives John Quincy Adams; and print trimmed and attached to sket... more

Declaration of Independence

Declaration of Independence

A facsimile of the Declaration of Independence, in an ornamental oval frame with medallions of seals of the thirteen original colonies, and medallion portraits of John Hancock, George Washington, and Thomas Jef... more

Independence declared 1776. The Union must be preserved / designed and published by Joseph A. Arnold ; Thomas Moore's Lithography, Boston.

Independence declared 1776. The Union must be preserved / designed and...

A memorial to the Declaration of Independence and the American Revolution, with distinctly pro-Democratic overtones. Below the title "Independence Declared" are bust portraits of the first eight Presidents, wit... more

The Presidents of the United States Lewis Cass, Democratic candidate for 12th president.

The Presidents of the United States Lewis Cass, Democratic candidate f...

Print shows a campaign banner for Democratic presidential candidate Lewis Cass. It is almost identical in design to a banner Currier produced the same year for Zachary Taylor (no. 1848-5), except that here, abo... more

John Quincy Adams Birthplace, 141 Franklin Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

John Quincy Adams Birthplace, 141 Franklin Street, Quincy, Norfolk Cou...

Significance: John Quincy Adams was born in this house. During the War of Independence, the house was the residence of and the law office of John Quincy Adam's father, John. The house exhibits typical New Eng... more

John Quincy Adams Birthplace, 141 Franklin Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

John Quincy Adams Birthplace, 141 Franklin Street, Quincy, Norfolk Cou...

Significance: John Quincy Adams was born in this house. During the War of Independence, the house was the residence of and the law office of John Quincy Adam's father, John. The house exhibits typical New Eng... more

John Quincy Adams Birthplace, 141 Franklin Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

John Quincy Adams Birthplace, 141 Franklin Street, Quincy, Norfolk Cou...

Significance: John Quincy Adams was born in this house. During the War of Independence, the house was the residence of and the law office of John Quincy Adam's father, John. The house exhibits typical New Eng... more

The rats leaving a falling house

The rats leaving a falling house

A simpler and less animated composition on the same general idea as Edward W. Clay's ".00001" (no. 1831-1). Again Jackson is seated in a collapsing chair, with the "Altar of Reform" toppling next to him, and ra... more

The pedlar and his pack or the Desperate effort, an over balance

The pedlar and his pack or the Desperate effort, an over balance

A satire on the reverse impact of John Binns's anti-Jackson "coffin handbill" campaign during the presidential race of 1828. Editor-publisher Binns supports on his back a large load of coffins, upon which are ... more

John Quincy Adams, President of the United States / painted by T. Sully ; eng. by A.B. Durand.

John Quincy Adams, President of the United States / painted by T. Sull...

Full-length portrait of President Adams, seated in a library, facing slightly right, holding book.

John Quincy Adams, sixth President of the United States / E.B. & E.C. Kellogg ; D. Needham.

John Quincy Adams, sixth President of the United States / E.B. & E.C. ...

John Quincy Adams, half-length portrait, seated, facing left, holding small book in left hand.

John Quincy Adams, sixth President of the United States / E.B. & E.C. Kellogg ; D. Needham.

John Quincy Adams, sixth President of the United States / E.B. & E.C. ...

John Quincy Adams, half-length portrait, seated, facing left, holding small book in left hand.

All on hobbies, gee up, gee ho!

All on hobbies, gee up, gee ho!

The major figures in American national politics in 1838 are gently satirized, each characterized as riding a favorite issue or "hobbyhorse." At the lead (far left) is President Martin Van Buren, riding a horse ... more

John Quincy Adams

John Quincy Adams

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Andrews.

John Quincy Adams

John Quincy Adams

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Andrews.

A foot-race

A foot-race

A figurative portrayal of the presidential race of 1824. A crowd of cheering citizens watch as candidates (left to right) John Quincy Adams, William Crawford, and Andrew Jackson stride toward the finish. Henry... more

Adams Mansion, Stone Library, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, Stone Library, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County...

Significance: The Stone Library was built by Charles Francis Adams in 1870. In the will of John Quincy Adams (Article 16, Dated: Jan. 18, 1847), he suggested a fireproof building where his books, manuscripts, &... more

Adams Mansion, Stone Library, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, Stone Library, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County...

Significance: The Stone Library was built by Charles Francis Adams in 1870. In the will of John Quincy Adams (Article 16, Dated: Jan. 18, 1847), he suggested a fireproof building where his books, manuscripts, &... more