Season 1, Episode 6-John Quincy Adams and Braintree/Quincy

Listen to This Episode!
Season 1, Episode 6: John Quincy Adams and Braintree/Quincy

John Quincy Adam’s remarkable childhood and birthplace in Braintree/Quincy, Massachusetts.

Listen as we explore John Quincy’s family life and early career, and what it was like to grow up in the shadow of his famous father!

The John Quincy Adams birthsite with the Adams National Historical Park.

Visual tour of the John Quincy Adams birthsite.

Adams birthplaces.
John Quincy Adams portrait by George P.A. Healy.

John Quincy Adams Birthplace: 141 Franklin Street, Quincy, Massachusetts.

Check out the Most Recent Episodes!

S2 E12 Zachary Taylor and Louisville Visiting the Presidents

Tracking down Ol' Rough and Ready, Zachary Taylor, 12th President, and his homes in locations like Louisville, Baton Rouge, and along the Mississippi River! Learn about Zachary's military career and turn to politics, his brief administration, his wife, Peggy, and children, as well as what happened to his homes! Check out the website at for visual aids, links, past episodes, recommended reading, and other information!Episode Page: 1 Zachary Taylor Episode-"Zachary Taylor and Montebello"Support the show
  1. S2 E12 Zachary Taylor and Louisville
  2. S2 E11 James Polk and Columbia
  3. S2 E10 John Tyler and Sherwood Forest
  4. S2 E9 William Henry Harrison and Grouseland
  5. S2 E8 Martin Van Buren and Lindenwald

Traub, James. John Quincy Adams: Militant Spirit

Cooper, William J. The Lost Founding Father: John Quincy Adams and the Transformation of American Politics

Nagel, Paul. John Quincy Adams: A Public Life, a Private Life

Published by visitingthepresidents

I'm a Professor of History at Central Arizona College and someone who loves history and travel; my new blog will combine those interests!

2 thoughts on “Season 1, Episode 6-John Quincy Adams and Braintree/Quincy

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: