TITLE

President John Adams Moved Into the White House

PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 3;11/1/2004, Vol. 61 Issue 7, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the move of former U.S. President John Adams and his family into the White House in Washington, D.C. on November 1, 1980.
ACCESSION #
14868901

 

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