Louisa Catherine Adams by Charles Robert Leslie (1816)

The Other Mrs. Adams

A view from the front row of the young republic.

Jun 16, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 38 • By EDWARD ACHORN


Skin of Our Teeth

The War for Independence was no cakewalk, either.

Nov 19, 2007, Vol. 13, No. 10

Founder Reader

Perusing the books of John Adams, bibliophile.

Mar 26, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 27

The Anti-Brahmins

Not every Massachusetts dynasty is great.

Jul 24, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 42

Yankee Zelig

He knew just about everyone and went just about everywhere.

Jul 4, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 40

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