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

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

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