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Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07868.02 Author/Creator: Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Object Date: 1836/04/04 Pagination: 1 item

Summary of Content: Medal of John Q. Adams

People: Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: PresidentMedal

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