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

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

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