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

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

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