ABRAHAM LINCOLN WITNESSES THE DEMISE OF FORMER PRESIDENT JOHN QUINCY ADAMS

Here is a quick one for you.

Abraham Lincoln was elected to the 30th Congress and served from 1847 to 1849. On Februrary 21, 1848, while participating in a vote in the House of Representatives at the US Capitol Building, former President John Quincy Adams (6th) suffered a deadly stroke from which he died two days later. Lincoln was present during the ex-President’s collapse.

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If you are interested in Abraham Lincoln, you should read these interviews by two Lincoln experts:

 

“An Awesometalk With” Harold Holzer, Lincoln Scholar

(posted on November 10, 2008) 

 

  “An Awesometalk With” Dr. Thomas Schwartz, Illinois State Historian 

(posted on December 08, 2008) 

 

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