PRESIDENTIAL WREATH commemorating the 249th birthday anniversary of John Quincy Adams Monday is placed on the tomb of the Sixth U.S. President in the crypt of United First Parish Church, Quincy Center. Those taking part in the ceremony included (from left) Mayor Thomas Koch (foreground), Commander Brian Vandiver, Navy Operational Support Center, Quincy; Rett Adams, son of the late Peter Boylston Adams, descendant, Adams family; and Rev. Rebecca Froom, minister, United First Parish Church. Quincy Sun Photos/Robert Bosworth
Personnel from the Navy Operational Support Center in Quincy escort the Presidential Wreath commemorating the 249th birthday of U.S. President John Quincy Adams inside United First Parish Church for Monday’s ceremony.
Rev. Rebecca Froom, minister, United First Parish Church, gives the invocation at Monday’s ceremony marking the life and legacy of Sixth U.S. President John Quincy Adams.
Douglas Adams, a descendant of John and Abigail Adams, was one of the speakers at Monday’s ceremony commemorating the 249th birthday anniversary of John Quincy Adams. In the background at right is the Presidential Wreath that was later placed on the tomb of the Sixth U.S. President in the crypt of United First Parish Church. Story, other photos in the July 14th issue of The Quincy Sun.