Works of John Adams

The Works of John Adams, vol. 2: Appendix B

The Works of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams, Volume 2 Appendix B (page 226.) The following abstract, taken from one of Mr. Adams’s note books, in...

The Works of John Adams, vol. 2: Appendix A

The Works of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams, Volume 2 Appendix A The following abstract of the argument in the cause of writs of assistants...

The Works of John Adams, vol. 2: Autobiography

The Works of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams Autobiography 1775. September. The following memorandum gives in brief the system probably dilated upon in the speeches...

The Works of John Adams, vol. 2 Debates

The Works of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams Debates Mr. Henry. Government is dissolved. Fleets and armies and the present state of things show that government...

Diary: With Passages From an Autobiography.

The Life of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams Diary: With Passages From an Autobiography. These are loose fragments of journal in the hand-writing of John...

PREFACE – John Adams, The Works of John Adams, vol. 2

The Life of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams PREFACE A Diary is the record in youth of a man’s sentiments, in middle life, of his...

Appendix

The Life of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams Appendix A. (Page 133.) The following copy of Dr. Franklin’s letter to Thomas Cushing was probably taken by...

To Samuel Quincy

The Life of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams To Samuel Quincy 22 April, 1761. Dear Sir,— Since you claim a promise, I will perform as well as...

Retirement From Public Life—occupations—relations With Jefferson—Death

The Life of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams Retirement From Public Life—occupations—relations With Jefferson—Death On the 4th of March, 1801, the day upon which Mr....

Chapter X.: The Presidency

The Life of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams Chapter X.: The Presidency. The obstacles which General Washington encountered in the attempt to reconstruct his cabinet...

Organization of the new Government—Election and Services as Vice-President of the United States

The Life of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams Chapter IX.: Organization of the New Government—election and Services As Vice-president of the United States. On the...

Illness In Europe—Commercial Treaties—Mission to the Court of Great Britain

The Life of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams Chapter VIII.: Illness In Europe—commercial Treaties—mission to the Court of Great Britain. Immediately after the signature of...