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

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

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