The Jefferson Era. 1800-1812. Election of 1800. In the election of 1800: Federalists: John Adams & Thomas Pinckney Democratic-Republicans: Thomas Jefferson & Aaron Burr Jefferson and Burr tied with 73 electoral votes each. In the case of a tie, Congress decides the winner.
The Jefferson Era
1. Americans gained a new respect from foreign nations.
2. Americans also developed patriotism and stronger national identity.
3. American manufacturing greatly increased, paving the way for the American Industrial Revolution.