John Quincy Adams

Oil on canvas | 30 x 25cm | c. 1850 after 1844 original

George Caleb Bingham

Sixth president, 1825–1829

John Quincy Adams, who like his father bristled with intelligence, narrowly defeated the popular military hero Andrew Jackson in the election of 1824. Adams’s qualifications for the presidency were many, including his tenu...
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