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

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

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