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Adams, John (1735-1826) ["Facsimiles" of five John Adams signatures, being of an engraved plate removed from a book]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06313.04.046 Author/Creator: Adams, John (1735-1826) Place Written: s.l. Type: Facsimile Date: 1 September 1755 - 15 April 1815 Pagination: 1 p. ; 22.7 x 14.5 cm.

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Summary of Content: Four are associated with places and dates, the range of which appears as the date of this document.

Background Information:

People: Adams, John, 1735-1826

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: PresidentVice President

Sub Era:

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