United States social reformer who pioneered in the reform of prisons and in the treatment of the mentally ill
the restoration of someone to a useful place in society
"Father" of the public school movement
campaign to limit or ban the use of alcoholic beverages
Mary C. Vaughn
spokesperson for temeperance movement
cult of domesticity
tradition that housework and child care were considered the only proper activites for married women
a movement that argued women should have the same rights as men
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
A suffragette who, with Lucretia Mott, organized the first convention on women's rights, held in Seneca Falls, New York in 1848. Issued the Declaration of Sentiments which declared men and women to be equal and demanded the right to vote for women. Co-founded the National Women's Suffrage Association with Susan B. Anthony in 1869.
Seneca Falls Convention
convention held in 1848 to argue for womens rights
Former slave who became an abolitionist and womens right activist, "Ain't i a woman"speech
Susan B. Anthony
social reformer who campaigned for womens rights, helped form the National Woman Suffrage Assosiation
in 1837 founded the first college for women, Mount Holyoke Female Seminary
an American women's rights advocate and the pioneer who founded the first women's school of higher education
First woman to receive a medical degree in the U.S.
women's rights; published women's newspaper called The Lily. 19th Century style of clothing named after her, the bloomer.
abolitionist teacher who began school for African American girls
American educator and daughter of Lyman Beecher, she promoted education for women in such writing as An Essay on the Education of Female Teachers. She founded the first all-female academy.
church founded by Joseph Smith in 1830 with headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah
Leading evangelist /preacher of the Second Great Awakening
founded the African Methodist Episcopal church
Second Great Awakening
a 19th century religious movement in which individual responsibility for seeking salvation was emphasized, along with the need for personal and social improvement
African Methodist Episcopal church
founded by Richard Allen(1816); the first independent black-run Protestant church in the United States
Utopian society established by transcendentalist George Ripley near Boston in 1841; members shared equally in farm work and leisure discussions of literature and art.
New York community founded in 1848 that encouraged free love, birth control, and eugenic selection of parents.
Utopian society founded by Robert Owen in Indiana
groups of people who tried to form a perfect society