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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03180 Author/Creator: Adams, John (1735-1826) Place Written: Boston Type: Broadside Date: 20 May 1797 Pagination: 1 p. ; 49.3 x 30.6 cm

Summary of Content: Prints a speech given to Congress by President John Adams on Tuesday, March 16, 1797. Speech discusses suspending relations with France and the XYZ Affar. Printed in four columns.

Background Information:

People: Adams, John, 1735-1826

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: PresidentGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyPresidential Speeches and ProclamationsDiplomacyFranceQuasi-warXYZ Affair

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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