John Quincy Adams


John Quincy AdamsJohn Quincy Adams (1767-1848) was the sixth President of the United States, serving from 1825 to 1829. He was the son of John Adams, the second President.

He is remembered for his skilful dealings with foreign countries and for a programme of work to improve the economy - for example, building roads and canals so goods could be transported more easily.

He strongly opposed slavery and warned that his issue could lead to the United States splitting up.

Succeeded by:

Andrew Jackson
Andrew Jackson

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