Special Collections

Adams National Historic Site
Stone Library
135 Adams Street
Quincy MA , 02269 0531
FAX: (617)471-9683
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Judith McAlister Curtis, Curator (617)773-1177 adamsuperintendent@nps.gov
Hours: Daily 8:45AM-5:15PM
Seasonal Hours:
  Open November 11 to April 18: 8:00AM-4:30PM
Holidays Open:
  Patriot's Day Independence Day Labor Day Columbus Day
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible
Other Services:
  Information on hotel/housing accommodations Gift shop
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Judith McAlister Curtis, Curator (617)773-1177 adamculturalresources@nps.gov
Collections: 1
Formats: 21 linear feet of archives 1,600 volumes of monographs 50 volumes of newspapers 10 volumes of photographs 600 reels of microforms
Collection Description:
  John Quincy Adams Personal Library
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only Photo ID required Access only in reading room, supervised Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval Sign-in required
Copying: Photocopying not permitted Restrictions on scanners Restrictions on cameras Restrictions on tape recorders
Loans: Loans for exhibits only
Finding Guides Available:
  Guide to specific microfilm collection(s)