Thursday, January 7, 2010

Amsco Haiku

Post your Amsco 11 haiku in the comments.

19 comments:

  1. Nathaniel Hawthorne
    A reformed author who wrote
    The Scarlet Letter

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  2. Shakers didn't hire
    And members are hard to gain
    When not reimbursed

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  3. Mormons like many wives
    They moved out to westward land
    Landing in Salt Lake

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  4. Millenialism
    We are all going to die!
    Oh wait, just kidding!

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  5. Washington Irving:
    Legend of Sleepy Hollow;
    was a romantic.

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  6. Houston, a lone star
    Liberator of Texas
    Retreated to win

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  7. Transcendentalist
    Ralph Waldo Emerson was
    In search of himself

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  8. Founded by J. Smith
    Church of the Latter-Day Saints
    He was then murdered.

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  9. Was born in Concord,
    Henry David Thoreau was
    Emerson's student

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  10. Frontier Methodists
    attract thousands in the wild
    at great camp meetings

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  11. George C. Bingham,
    depicting the common man,
    painted them on boats.

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  12. Timothy Dwight led
    campus revivals at yale
    young college preachers

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  13. Temperance Movement
    too much alcohol consumed
    Maine will lead the way

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  14. Revivalists are
    very active in the church
    sermons in the tent

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  15. its an unjust war
    Thoreau abhorred; didn't pay
    he was locked away

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  16. Leatherstocking Tales
    Displaying the beauty of
    Our nation's frontier

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  17. Temperance movement
    Germans and Irish opposed it
    But that did not matter

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  18. The mentally ill
    Should not be kept in prisons,
    so build asylums.
    - Dorothea Dix

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  19. Baptist and Methodists
    Traveled the South and West
    Converting many

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