"In this district the wisdom of the electors is conspicuously displayed, in the choice of Lemuel Sawyer over Mr. Gatlin, who represented the district in the last Congress." Catawba Journal (Charlotte, NC). August 30, 1825.
The Daily National Journal (Washington, DC) lists Alfred M. Gatlin with 108 votes.
The Daily National Journal (Washington, DC) lists Lemuel Sawyer with 210 votes.
Original Election Returns. State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh.
Daily National Journal (Washington, DC). August 17, 1825.
Catawba Journal (Charlotte, NC). August 30, 1825.
The Star, and North-Carolina State Gazette (Raleigh, NC). September 2, 1825.
Western Carolinian (Salisbury, NC). September 6, 1825.
Republican Star, or, General Advertiser (Easton, MD). October 18, 1825.
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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