External Web Sites
Adams National Historical
Adams National Historical Park tells the story of four
generations of the Adams family from 1720 to 1927. The
park has two main sites: the birthplaces of John Adams
and John Quincy Adams; and the "Old House," which
John Adams called Peacefield. The "Old
House" was home to four generations of the Adams family.
This Web site contains a virtual tour of the park and biographical
information about the Adams
Biographical Directory of the United States Congress: John Quincy Adams
This publication contains a short biography of every member of Congress from 1774 to the present, including John Quincy Adams. It also provides a selected bibliography and a listing of research collections related to Adams.
Historical Society: The Adams Family Online
The Adams Family Papers collection at the Massachusetts
Historical Society comprises an enormous amount of material
relating to John Adams and John Quincy Adams, as well as
previous and subsequent Adams generations. Due to the volume
of manuscripts, only a limited selection of the Adams Family
Papers is available
online, including the 51 volumes of John
Quincy Adams's diary.
The Miller Center of Public Affairs
The Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University
of Virginia presents essays about John Quincy Adams and
his life before, during, and after his presidential term.