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

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

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