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Adams, John (1735-1826) To: Samuel B. Malcom.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04524 Author/Creator: Adams, John (1735-1826) Place Written: Quincy Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1812/06/17 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Politics, party & family feuds.

People: Adams, John, 1735-1826.
Malcom, Samuel B., fl. 1812.

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Keywords/Subjects: President Politics, Government and Civics, Election, Children and Family

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison