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

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