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What are communities based on a vision of a perfect society?

Utopias

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What was the village created by a utopian believer?

Indiana

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What was the wave of religious fervor in the 1800’s?

Second great awakening

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How did the 2nd Great Awakening begin?

Began with frontier camp meeting called revivals

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What does temperance mean?

Drinking little or no alcohol

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What was the first school for the hearing impaired?

Gallacldet university

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What did Dorothea Dix do?

Reformed care for the mentally ill

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What were writers Margaret Fuller, Henry David Thoreau, and Ralph Waldo Emerson?

Transcendentalists

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What did transcendentalists stress?

Stressed the relashonship between human and nature and the human conscience

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What was Washington Irving famous for being and what did he write?

Americas first internationally famous author.
The legend of sleepy hollow

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What novel explored the issue of slavery and was the best selling novel of the 19
century?

Uncle toms cabin

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Who wrote Uncle Tom’s Cabin?

Harrit beecher stone

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Who were reformers who wanted to abolish slavery?

William Lloyd garrison. Frederick Douglass

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Who was the first white abolitionist to call for the immediate and complete
emancipation of slaves?

William loyd garrison

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Who was the most well known abolitionist?

Fredrick Douglass

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How did he learn how to read and write?
Fredrick Douglass

Self tought

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What was the name of the newspaper that abolitionist edited?

North Star

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What did Frederick Douglas believe destroyed America’s ideals of freedom?

Injustice of slavery

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What did Frederick Douglas do with help of friends in 1847?

Helped him purchase his freedom for original freedom

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Who worked for women’s rights as an abolitionist?

Sojourner truth

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Where was she born?
Sojourner truth

New York

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Why did she choose her new name?

She said "I will walk in the light of gods truth"

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What was a network of escape routes out of the South for enslaved people?

The Underground Railroad

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Who was the most famous conductor of that system?

Harriet Tubman

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Where was the first women’s rights convention?

Seneca falls

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What was the most controversial issue at this conference?

Over woman's suffrage

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Who called for equal pay, college training, and coeducation?

Susan b Anthony

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What did the 19th Amendment do?

Made woman's suffrage a reality in every state

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Constitution preamble-
Declaration of Independence Natural Rights-

"we the people"
"we hold these truths to be self evident"