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Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848, son of AA and JA, designated as JQA in The Adams Papers):

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agriculture and livestock7

DQA01

professionals and charletans6

Joseph Willard5

AFC07

commemorations of Battle of Bunker Hill3

Henry Ware3

AFC07

Royall Tyler3

AFC07

women3

AFC07

CA2

AFC07

comments on young women in N.Y.2

AFC06

finds it awkward to prefer one European country2

AFC06

James Winthrop2

AFC07

love2

AFC07

Miss Dixey2

AFC07

philosophical ideas2

DQA01
408
DQA02

praises Swedish hospitality to strangers2

AFC05

progress and man2

DQA01

remarks on frailty of human life2

AFC06

remarks on the social prominence of N.Y. loyalists and their daughters2

AFC06

Samuel Williams2

AFC07

sea travel2

DQA01

Shays' Rebellion2

AFC07

TBA2

AFC07

thinks Court life ridiculous, but necessary2

AFC06

AA2 as JA's secy.1

AFC07
121

admires teacher of deaf mutes1

AFC06
33

Almy Ellery1

AFC07

Americans wary of a traveler's veracity1

AFC06
373

Amer. versus European universities1

AFC07

Anna Dumas1

AFC07
151

arts in U.S.1

AFC07
181

“A single life in this Country cannot be an happy life”1

AFC06
374

bored at “insipid uniformity” of sea travel1

AFC06
158

Boston1

AFC07
326

Catherine Jones1

AFC07

commemorations of Battle of Bunker Hill1

DQA02

comments on absolute monarchy1

AFC05

comments on honor paid to André1

AFC05
322

comments on roads and lodgings in France1

AFC06

comments on travel1

AFC05
322

comments on Yale's library1

AFC06
255

compares conversation in U.S. and Europe1

AFC07
157

compares French and Brit. wines1

AFC07
44

contrasts U.S. and European education of young women1

AFC06

criticizes a hasty and improvident marriage1

AFC06

criticizes Othello (in the 1830s)1

AFC06
369

criticizes petty religious differences1

AFC06
373

describes “Italian eyes”1

AFC06
317

dislikes sarcastic misogyny of old bachelors1

AFC06
370

does not regret leaving sights of Europe for America1

AFC06
319

dreams1

DQA02
281

dullness of county life1

DQA02
117

Dumas family1

AFC07
420

Edward Wigglesworth1

AFC07
435

Eleazar James1

AFC07
158

Elizabeth Ellery Dana1

AFC07
436

engagement of AA2 to WSS1

AFC07

finds Americans as proud of family as Europeans1

AFC06
410

“Foibles of Mankind”1

AFC07
58

game laws1

DQA02
281

gentlemen1

AFC07
120

gloominess of snow1

DQA01
360

health effects of flute playing1

AFC07
434

hopes Concord and Lexington will be venerated by posterity1

AFC06
352

“How happens it, that revenge stares through the eyes of every Spaniard”1

AFC06
226

human nature1

AFC07
166

“Ideas of Beauty are often local”1

AFC06
322

Independence Day1

DQA01
283

“it is impossible, as well for whole Nations [England], as for particular persons to be Vicious and happy”1

AFC05
324

James Bridge1

AFC07
435

John Hale1

AFC07

London “for convenience and beauty is far superior to Paris”1

AFC05
322

Margaret Wigglesworth1

AFC07
436

marriage1

AFC07
122

Mass. elections1

AFC07
168

Mass. General Court1

AFC07
418

meeting with his brothers1

AFC07
151

Moses Little1

AFC07
327

Nathan Read1

AFC07

“nothing has so much influence over the human heart as the voice of undoubted friendship”1

AFC05

on popularity of social visits at N.Y.1

AFC06
252

originality1

DQA02
346

Palmer family's difficulties1

AFC07
121

poetry1

AFC07
181

refuses to attend opening of Charles River Bridge1

AFC07
227

relations between men and women1

AFC07
168

remarks on Denmark1

AFC05
216

republicanism1

AFC07
418

rewards of physicians1

DQA02
341

scholarly excellence1

AFC07
231

smokers1

DQA02
415

Stephen Sewall1

AFC07

stuff in New England1

DQA02
323

supports trade restrictions against British1

AFC06
249

“The good scholar is esteemed, even by the idle; but the bad one, is despised as much by those who are like him, as he is by the judicious”1

AFC07
326

“the instances, are very rare, where a person of a loose Character, makes any figure as a Scholar”1

AFC07
164

the uneducated1

DQA01
367

thinks English mealtimes ridiculous1

AFC06
444

thinks every impartial observer finds French stage superior to the English1

AFC06
323

thinks trifling matters are clues to character1

AFC06
252

thinks U.S.-Sweden treaty promises much commerce1

AFC05
98

Thomas Cushing1

AFC07
418

Thomas Thompson1

AFC07
182

Timothy Jennison1

AFC07

value of the English coronation crown “might have been better employed”1

AFC05
323

wit1

DQA02
314

WSS1

AFC07

young Amer. women value beauty over accomplishments1

AFC06
402

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