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Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Dr. Mavis Kelsey Collection of Adams-Harris Papers

Identifier: BMC-M17
Overview John Quincy Adams, later President of the United States, acted as Chief Plenipotentiary of the American delegation negotiating the Treaty of Ghent, and ending the War of 1812. Levett Harris was the American Consul (later the Charge d'Affaires) in Russia at this time. Adams's letters containing observations on the course of the negotiations, mediated by the Emperor Alexander, to Levett Harris are included in this collection. Harris, when later seeking appointment as Minister to Russia, was...
Dates: 1814 - 1820

Samuel Allinson papers

Identifier: SFHL-SC-001

Correspondence and miscellaneous memorabilia, including a 1834 letter from brother William and Uncle (?) in Burlington regarding temperance and the potential purchase of land.

Dates: 1812-1856

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Burlington County (N.J.) 1
Temperance 1
Treaty of Ghent (1814 December 24) 1
United States -- History -- War of 1812 1