Quincy in Norfolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
First Vice President
of the United States
Side of Monument:
There is danger from all men.
The only maxim of a free government
ought to be to trust no man
living with power to endanger
the public Liberty.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
Location. 42° 15.215′ N, 71° 0.426′ W. Marker is in Quincy, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Burgin Pkwy and Dimmock Street, on the right when traveling north on Burgin Pkwy. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Quincy MA 02169, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Hancock Birth Site (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Adams Academy (about 300 feet away); William Reynolds Dimmock LL.D. (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named John Hancock Birth Site (about 300 feet away); Abigail Adams (approx. ¼ mile away); Old House (approx. ¼ mile away); United First Parish Church (approx. ¼ mile away); The Men of Quincy, Mass. (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quincy.
Also see . . . Biography of President John Adams. Official White House website. (Submitted on April 18, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 18, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,303 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 18, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 6. submitted on March 27, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.