Secretaries of State

John Quincy Adams

Biography of Secretary of State, John Quincy Adams

John Quincy Adams was appointed Secretary of State by President James Monroe on March 5, 1817. He served from September 22, 1817, until March 3, 1825. Adams enjoyed unique ...Read More >>

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