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Charles Francis Adams, Jr.

Charles Francis Adams, Jr.Born: 27-May-1835
Birthplace: Boston, MA
Died: 20-May-1915
Location of death: Washington, DC
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Mount Wollaston Cemetery, Quincy, MA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Business, Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: President of Union Pacific, 1884-90

Military service: Union Army (US Civil War, Antietam, Gettysburg, Brig. Gen 1865)

Father: Charles Francis Adams (diplomat)
Brother: Henry Adams
Brother: John Quincy Adams (Massachusetts legislator)
Son: Charles Francis Adams III (US Secretary of the Navy)

    High School: Boston Latin School
    University: Harvard University (1856)
    Administrator: Trustee, Harvard University

    Union Pacific President (1884-90)

Is the subject of books:
Charles F. Adams, Jr.: The Patrician at Bay, 1965, BY: Edward C. Kirkland

Author of books:
Railroads: Their Origin and Problems (1878)
Three Episodes of Massachusetts History (1892, history)
Antinomianism in the Colony of Massachusetts Bay, 1636-38 (1894, history)
Autobiography (1916, memoir, posthumous)


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