A copy of a John Quincy Adams poem to Hiram Powers
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848
1837 Mar. 25
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Poem : 1 p. : photocopy ; 23 x 19 cm.
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.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560