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Adams, John (1735-1826) Listing 16 patriotic toasts given at reception in honor of President Adams

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06928.02 Author/Creator: Adams, John (1735-1826) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript Date: 8 November 1797 ca. Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: The toasts includes those given to the United States, the Constitution, the Vice President, Congress, the Congress of 1776, foreign ministers, George Washington ("we profoundly venerate his virtuous character"), Kosciusko (struck and reinserted), Independence, the Administration, Lafayette, the press, etc.

People: Adams, John, 1735-1826.
Washington, George

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Keywords/Subjects: US Constitution, President, Entertaining and Hospitality, Vice President, Congress, Alcohol, Revolutionary War, Global History and Civics, Foreign Affairs, Revolutionary War General, Declaration of Independence

Sub Era: The Early Republic