Who's Who and What's What of the 19th Century

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leading figure of the early women's rights movement
part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism
author of the Oregon Trail
first woman to receive a medical degree in the US
writer of 'Paul Revere's Ride'
American novelist and short story writer
best known for his novel 'Moby-Dick'
America's first true feminist and transcendentalist
Christian doctrine that stresses individual freedom of belief and rejects the Trinity
created the Atlantic Telegraph Company
The Father of Modern Revivalism
author of Little Women
American physician & member of the Fireside Poets
religious revival movement during the early 19th century in the US which expressed Arminian theology by which every person could be saved through revivals
political position that established inhabitants of a nation are superior to newcomers or immigrants
inventor of a single-wire telegraph system, and co-inventor of the Morse code
American activists on behalf of the indigent insane
American quaker, abolitionist, & women's rights activist
'American Moses' & leader in the Latter Day Saints movement
'Father of the American Industrial Revolution'
grand basis for attaining the civil, social, political, and religious rights of women
prolific and popular American writer
the first abolitionists to recognize the importance of women's rights
allows for easy assembly & repair of devices
an early and influential women's rights convention held in Seneca Falls, New York
American author and poet; part of the American Romantic Movement
American educator reformer
American showman and businessman, founded circuses
'Father of American Music'
French thinker and historian, best known for his Democracy in America
prevailing value system among the upper and middle classes during the 19th century
American philosopher and leading transcendentalist
American Baptist preacher
led the Transcendentalist movement
founder of the Latter Day Saint movement
an idealistic philosophical and social movement that developed in New England around 1836 in reaction to rationalism
a drastic change in the manual labor system originating in the South
prominent civil rights leader who played a pivotal role in the 19th century women's rights movement
inventor of the cotton gin
'Father of American Scholarship and Education'
American author, essayist, biographer, and historian
American educator known for her forthright opinions on female education
inventor of the mechanical reaper
women's rights activist who dedicated her life to education
developed the first commercially successful steamboat
American Methodist revivalist & politician
the period where steam power, railroads, canals, and roads emerged as new forms of transportation
best known for writing the McGuffey Readers
American romantic poet

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