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

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

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