Episode 6-John Quincy Adams and Braintree/Quincy

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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.

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

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