- Descriptive List of Illustrations vii
- Autobiography of John Adams, Part Two: “Travels and Negotiations,” 1777–1778 1
- Autobiography of John Adams, Part Three: “Peace,” 1779–1780 173
- Chronology of John Adams' Life and Public Service, 1735–1826 257
- Index 275
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.