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    Although a women during the time of the American Revolution, Abigail Adams was able to accomplish a great deal that makes her fit to be a founding father. She was a great activist for women’s rights, as well as an abolitionist. She was the unofficial advisor to her husband, John Adams, who served as Vice President and President of the United States. Abigail was the first women to serve as Second Lady of the United States from 1789 to 1797, and the second women to serve as the First Lady from 1797

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    Abigail Adams Abigail Adams was and still is a hero and idle for many women in the United States. As the wife of John Adams, Abigail used her position to bring forth her own strong federalist and strong feminist views. Mrs. Adams was one of the earliest feminists and will always influence today's women. Abigail Adams was born Abigail Smith in 1744 at Weymouth, Massachusetts. She was a descendent of the Qunicys', a very prestigious family in the colonies, on her mothers' side. On her fathers'

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    Abigail Adams Analysis

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    The author of this document is Abigail Adams, a white female that is married to John Adams. She lives in a time where women have no form of representation, and they live in the shadow of men. Because of this, Abigail takes up a woman’s traditional role and performs activities such as manufacture clothing for her family, soap making, creating gun/cannon powder for her husband, and other chores for the benefit of her household (Adams, Paragraph 12). Fulfilling this role has shaped her by securing her

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    credit as Abigail Adams. Born Abigail Smith in 1744, she grew up in Massachusetts with a decently wealthy family, which resulted in the opportunity to obtain a good education. Though she was schooled at home, she read all she could and took an interest in knowledge and politics early in her life, which only grew with her marriage to John Adams (Martinez). With this marriage, she became involved in a great deal of politics, and therefore had influence, which she most commonly used in her

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    Letter “Abigail Adams to John Adams, 31 March 1776”: Foundational Component Area Assessment Nora Roy History 1301/Section 4001 Professor Olivier October 1, 2017 1. Who wrote the document? The letter “Abigail Adams to John Adams, 31 March 1776” is a correspondence written by a passionate and intelligent woman named Abigail Adams to her husband, John Adams, while he is away from home serving as a delegate from Massachusets at the Second Continental Congress.1,2 Throughout the letter Abigail reveals

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    She was born in the 1744 and at the age of 19 married with John Adams second president of the United States. In their 54 years of marriage, they had five children. She was mother of “John Quincy Adams” 6th president of the United States. When her husband “John Adams” served the country, she was looking after family back home. Abigail was a good letter writer at the time when women could not publish for publications or newspapers. These letters are pungent, amazing, bright, and became her outlet

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    there is an even greater woman. Abigail Adams, the wife of John Adams, was an American first lady and supporter of the revolutionary movement. She served as an unofficial advisor to John, as he cited her help in many decisions. Although it is little known, John and Abigail were actually third cousins, having met as seventeen-year-olds at a family social gathering. When she married John in 1765, they began the hard life of a long-distance relationship. Abigail Adams was the leader of the family and

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    Charles W. Akers. Abigail Adams: A Revolutionary Woman. Third ed. New York: Pearson Longman, 2007.            Charles W. Akers’ Abigail Adams: A Revolutionary Woman is written about Abigail Adams whom is the wife to the second president of the United States, John Adams. Abigail begins by describing the role of women during the colonial time when the US only consisted of the 13 colonies. Starting with her birth on November 11, 1744 to her death on October 28, 1818 Abigail describes the role she played

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    Abigail Smith Adams

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    Abigail Smith Adams was born in Weymouth, Massachusetts, on November 11, 1744. She was born to Elizabeth Quincy Smith and Reverend William Smith. Her father, being a reverend, taught her to respect God and help others in any way she could. Schools of this time were only accepting boys at this time and girls were to be instructed at home. Abigail was not satisfied with the limited education so she began the read books from her father’s library. Smith encouraged his daughter to learn. He wanted her

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    Abigail Adams Critique

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    History 6 October 20, 2017 Abigail Adams Book Critique In the novel, Abigail Adams: A Revolutionary American Woman, Charles Akers portrays the life of a strong, revolutionary woman named Abigail Adams. She was known as the first lady of the United States under John Adams and she played an indirect role in influencing the American Revolution. She is called one of the founders of the country for her revolutionary thinking and her being a rights activist. Abigail Adams faced many hardships throughout

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