What were the Democratic-Republican and the Federalist party's beliefs and ideals about Jefferson's expanding agrarian republic?

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The Democratic-Republicans and the Federalists were the two main political parties in the early United States.  The two parties had different opinions on most issues.  One of the important issues on which they differed was Thomas Jefferson’s idea of an agrarian republic. 

Thomas Jefferson was one of the most important members of the Democratic-Republican Party.  This means, of course, that his party supported his idea of an agrarian republic.  They...

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