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

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