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

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