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

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

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