Local History

Little Ealing History has just published the book "An American President in Ealing: The John Quincy Adams Diaries 1815-1817".

John Quincy Adams, later to become the 6th president of the United States, lived in Ealing between 1815 and 1817. Adams kept a diary throughout his life and the book is based on his writings during his period living in Little Ealing. They give a fascinating insight into the life of the family and the local community in the early 19th century.  The book is available from retailers in Ealing and by mail order at £10.00. Please see the Little Ealing History website for details.


An earlier book, "Little Ealing: A walk through history" is also available at £5.00. Please see the website page for more details.

For more information on Little Ealing History visit littleealinghistory.org.uk.