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

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