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

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

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