After no candidate received a majority of electoral votes in the 1824 election, John Quincy Adams was elected president by the House of Representatives. This guide provides access to digital materials, links to external websites, and a print bibliography.
The digital collections of the Library of Congress contain a wide variety of material associated with the presidential election of 1824, including manuscripts, broadsides, political cartoons, books, and government documents. This guide compiles links to digital materials related to the presidential election of 1824 that are available throughout the Library of Congress website. In addition, it provides links to external websites focusing on the 1824 election and a selected bibliography.