A facsimilie of John Quincy Adams's poem, extolling the work of the sculptor Hiram Powers, after Powers had modelled a bust of Adams. The original poem in JQA's hand dated 25 Mar. 1837 is not in the Hiram Powers papers. The Hiram Powers papers also include two handwritten copies of the poem, not in Adams' hand.
Copy of a John Quincy Adams poem to Hiram Powers, 1837 March 25. Hiram Powers papers, 1819-1953, bulk 1835-1883. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560