The Election of 1800 was a presidential election between Secretary Thomas Jefferson and President John Adams, who was in the election for a second term. John Adams's chances lowered drastically when Secretary Alexander Hamilton single-handedly destroyed the Adams Administration, which let Jefferson win on a long shot. After John Adams failed at being elected for a second term, the downfall of the Federalist Party began, as Adams being one of the leaders the political party.

Thomas Jefferson presidential portrait

Thomas Jefferson

John Adams

John Adams

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