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

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

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