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John quincy adams


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John quincy adams

  1. 1. John Quincy Adams By: Sage Steedle, Shannon Miller, Mike Byrne, and Dillon Scott
  2. 2. Part 1 Facts before John Quincy Adams was President <ul><li>Born July 11, 1767 Braintree Massachusetts Bay </li></ul><ul><li>American diplomat( served senate/ House of Rep.) </li></ul><ul><li>Member of Federalist, Democratic- Republican, National Republican </li></ul><ul><li>Son of John Adams and Abigail Adams </li></ul><ul><li>Siblings; Louisa, George, John, and Charles </li></ul><ul><li>He was involved in many international negotiation </li></ul><ul><li>Political party, Wig party, and Federalist party </li></ul><ul><li>Leiden University and Harvard University </li></ul><ul><li>Religion; Unitarianism </li></ul><ul><li>Profession; Lawyer </li></ul>
  3. 3. Part 2 Facts before John Quincy Adams was President <ul><li>Resuming his diplomatic service, he became U.S minister of Russia (1809-1811) and Britain (1815-1817) </li></ul><ul><li>Improved roads and pushed for better education system </li></ul><ul><li>George Washington appointed John Quincy Adams Minister to the Netherlands at the age of 26 in 1794 and Portugal in 1796. Then he was promoted to the Berlin Legation. </li></ul>
  4. 4. During Presidential Election of 1824 <ul><li>New England voters admired Adams patriotism and political skills </li></ul><ul><li>The old caucus system of Democratic- Republican Party had Collapsed </li></ul><ul><li>Calhoun dropped out </li></ul><ul><li>Opponents in the election: John C. Calhoun, William H. Crawford, Henry Clay, and Andrew Jackson. </li></ul><ul><li>John Quincy Adams is best known as a diplomat who shaped America's foreign policy in line with his conservative. </li></ul><ul><li>New England voters loved John Quincy Adams patriotism and political skills. It was mainly due to their support that he entered the race. </li></ul>