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

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

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