HAMILTON vs. JEFFERSON7th Grade ProjectMs. Brewer

You are trying to gain support for one of the following political parties and their leader: Alexander Hamilton and the Federalists or Thomas Jefferson and the Democratic Republicans. Pretend you are trying to recruit new members to join your political party. While researching your topic, make sure you keep the following date in mind: research dates no later than 1796.

Works Cited: You must include a minimum of three sources.

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Library Books:

Annals of America, Vol. 3, 1784-1796. Chicago: Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1976. Print.

Amar, Akhil Reed. America's Constitution; A Biography. New York: Random House, 2005. Print.

Lodge, Henry Cabot, ed. The Federalist: A Commentary on The Constitution of the United States. Rpt. from the original text of Alexander Hamilton. New York: Putnam, 1888. Print.
Morrison, Michael A. Encyclopedia of U.S. Political History, Vol. 2 1784-1840. Washington, DC: CQ Press, 2009.
Rosenburg, John. Alexander Hamilton: America's Bold Lion. Brookfield, CT: Twenty-First Century Books, 2000. Print.

Library Databases:

Online Middle/High School Library Catalog (click on SEARCH to get to our databases and NoodleTools):


Jefferson at Monticello - http://www.monticello.org/site/jefferson

Signers of the Declaration of Independence. Thomas Jefferson. www.ushistory.org/declaration/signers/jefferson.htm

Jefferson White House Biography - http://www.whitehouse.gov/about/presidents/thomasjefferson

Encyclopedia Britannica. "The Democratic Republican Party."

U.S. History in Context. "The Democratic Republican Party."

Federalist Party - http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h445.html

Alexander Hamilton - http://alexanderhamilton.org/

The Rise and Fall of Alexander Hamilton The Capitol Project, Ian Finseth http://xroads.virginia.edu/~CAP/HAM/hamilton.htm
The Charters of Freedom. Alexander Hamilton.

U.S. History in Context. "The Federatlist Party." http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/uhic/ReferenceDetailsPage/DocumentToolsPortletWindow?displayGroupName=Reference&jsid=001708e00d1b2353c5994e85e1b3c5b3&action=2&catId&documentId=GALE%7CCX3048900218&u=oak30216&zid=b2ef77d2ae7e6285c5812e3b09f9e1e4

Encylopedia Britannica. "The Federalist Party."

The Library of Congress website. http://www.loc.gov/

Encyclopedia Britannica. http://www.britannica.com/