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James K Polk
Embargo Act 1807
War of 1812
Mexican American War
Alien and Sedition Act
Tariff of Abomination
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This woman was a forerunner to future movements that would eventually bring about womens suffrage. She tried to push her husband, a president, to get more rights for women.
This mans invention helped increase the need for slaves in the South.
This mans creation of the Dictionary helped create a distinctly American language.
Was one of the leaders of the Transcendentalist movement who believed individuals should follow their own path and was critical of conformity.
Was one of the leaders of the Transcendentalist movement who was known for his book Walden which reflects on simple living and being one with nature.
Was the first US author to win international praise and would influence future writers with stories like Rip Van Winkle and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.
Invented the Horror Genre
In his book, The Scarlet Letter, he depicted life in Puritan New England.
was a women born into slavery and illiterate, she became well-known and respected for her eloquent and charismatic speaking.
was a key figure in the womens rights movement who gave passionate speeches for why women should have the right to vote.
were members of a prominent slaveholding family in South Carolina who became abolitionists and won national acclaim for their passionate anti-slavery speeches.
was a famous black abolitionist who write, Appeal to the Colored Citizens of the World.
was a leader of the Second Great Awakening.
was an advocate for both prison reform and the rights of the mentally disabled.
was an influential American educator who advocated the education of both men and women through public schools.
Helped organize the first womens rights convention in Seneca Falls and demanded that woman be given the right to vote.
Along with Elizabeth Cady Stanton she helped organize the first womens rights convention and is considered the first feminist in America.
This author depicted life on the American frontier and tackle the issue of white settlement on Native American lands.
Praised the young nations political system and called the United States a land of opportunity.
His invention of the steel plow allowed farmers to plow and grow crops in areas out west that would have otherwise been considered unfit for farming.
Invented the telegraph which allowed Americans to communicate across the country via a special code.
His invention of the reaper made it easier and faster to harvest wheat.
Invented the steam powered boat.
was a white abolitionist who founded an influential, anti-slavery newspaper called The Liberator.
educated himself and became the most prominent African-American speaker for the abolition of slavery.
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