Church of Scotland wrapped up in Calvinism Human beings were sinful to start

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Church of Scotland wrapped up in CalvinismHuman beings were sinful to start withScot PresbyteriansState of WisconsinJohn Muir and family migrated here in 1849 when he was 11 years oldMadisonMuir family moved here Capitol of WisconsinMuir became and inventor
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oWay to get richoInvented book reading machineoAlarm clocko1860: Wisconsin State fair, showed off inventionsMet Jeanne Carr (1825-1903)Husband = bio prof at University of WisconsinShe believed Muir = important to bring to U of WUniversity of WisconsinMuir attended in 1860 Still a growing campusStudied literature, science, and philosophyoRealized there was more to life than CalvinismoRead Emerson & Thoreau & Plato & Ancient HistoryoChanged Muir philosophicallyoBecame good scientistFreed John from father spiritually and physicallyWent back to inventing two years later due to financial problemsIndianapolis, INMiddle of huge deciduous forestStarted inventing again; set up shop1867: sharpened file n conveyor belt and hit him in the eyeWent blind in one eyeoOther eye went blind due to sympathetic shocko
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