Abigail Adams Summary

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Encyclopedia Articles (5)

854 words, approx. 3 pages
Adams, Abigail (b. November 11, 1744; d. October 24, 1818) Wife of President John Adams and mother of President John Quincy Adams, noted for her correspondence. Abigail Smith Adams is best known for... Read more
6,358 words, approx. 22 pages
Letters and Speeches Letter from Abigail Adams Regarding Price Gouging (1777) Source: Adams, Charles Francis, ed. Familiar Letters of John Adams and His Wife Abigail Adams During the Revolution (1876)... Read more
1,696 words, approx. 6 pages
Women on the Homefront When the North and South mobilized for war in 1861, women on the homefront knew little of the four-year struggle that lay ahead. Imbued with a sense of patriotism, northern and ... Read more
2,451 words, approx. 9 pages
Abigail Adams Born November 22, 1744Weymouth, MassachusettsDied October 28, 1818Quincy, Massachusetts Second First Lady of the United States, women's rights advocate "I could not hav... Read more
4,712 words, approx. 16 pages
Abigail Adams Born November 11, 1744 (Weymouth, Massachusetts) Died October 28, 1818 (Quincy, Massachusetts) Founding mother, letter writer, political adviser, wife and mother of U.S. presidents Abiga... Read more