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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (27 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Intelecom Learning, 2004.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by Intelecom Learning in 2004.
Summary, etc.:
Election of 1796, first contested presidential election, won by John Adams. His opponent, Thomas Jefferson becomes vice-president. Adaḿs difficult relationship with cabinet, congress, and Jefferson. Struggle with France on the high seas; the Alien and Sedition Acts set stage for election of 1800, won narrowly by Jefferson. Lame-duck Congress changes court structure; Adamś appoints Federalists to new posts before he leaves office. Jefferson challenges appointments. Role of Chief Justice John Marshall and Marbury vs. Madison decision in strengthening Supreme Court.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Documentary-style films.
History, Modern.
Genre: North American Studies
Documentary films.

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