"From the returns of the late election for members of Congress, we find that Thomas Blount is elected for this district, by a majority of 1209." The North-Carolina Journal (Halifax, NC). August 22, 1796.
The Aurora. General Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA) lists Thomas Blount as having a majority of 1200.
The North-Carolina Journal (Halifax, NC). August 22, 1796.
Aurora. General Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). August 30, 1796.
Aurora. General Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). September 5, 1796.
The Argus, or Greenleaf's New Daily Advertiser (New York, NY). September 8, 1796.
Hinshaw, Seth Beeson, ed. North Carolina Election Returns 1790-1866: Covering the Races for President, Governor and U.S. House. 1992. State Library of North Carolina, Raleigh.
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