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

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

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