The subject of this biography was the first vice president of the United States and its second president.
Abigail Smith Adams
Whether in person or through letters, this person was her husband's closest, most influential and politically astute adviser, calming and centering him and generally helping him make good decisions.
John Quincy Adams
This person became the sixth president of the United States.
Abigail (Nabby) Adams Smith
The first child of the Adams family, she was her mother's constant companion during her father's long absences in Philadelphia and Europe.
The political philosopher best remembered as the primary author of the Declaration of Independence, he served as the first U.S. Secretary of State under Washington.
Indisputably the "Father of His Country," he served as Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War and as President of the 1787 Constitutional Convention.
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