Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
John Quincy Adams
Sixth president of the United States
Lived in a house which stood on this site
Here his son
Charles Francis Adams
Was born in 1807
Minister to Great Britain
During the Civil War 1861-5
Erected 1925 by The City of Boston.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #06 John Quincy Adams series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1807.
Location. 42° 21.138′ N, 71° 3.864′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Boylston Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 62 Boylston Street, Boston MA 02116, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Union (within shouting distance of this marker); Boston Young Men's Christian Union (within shouting distance of this marker); Emerson Majestic Theatre (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William BillingsLiberty Tree Block (about 500 feet away); Edgar Allan Poe (about 700 feet away); Edward A. Filene (about 700 feet away); Poe Returning to Boston (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
Also see . . . John Quincy Adams (Wikipedia). (Submitted on June 21, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 27, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 21, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 653 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 14, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 2, 3. submitted on June 21, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. 4. submitted on April 14, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.