At what school did the man who was the great grandson of one president and the grandson of another president become a history professor in the 1870’s? – 2017

At what school did the man who was the great grandson of one president and the grandson of another president become a history professor in the 1870’s?
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Henry Brooks Adams (February 16, 1838 – March 27, 1918) was an American historian and member of the Adams political family, being descended from two U.S. Presidents.




As a young Harvard graduate, he was secretary to his father, Charles Francis Adams, Abraham Lincoln’s ambassador in London, a posting that had much influence on the younger man





Harvard University is a private, Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, established in 1636, whose history, influence, and wealth have made it one of the world’s most prestigious universities.

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