Walker Collection | Cunningham Memorial Library Special Collections

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Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Walker Collection primarily contains 19th century American textbooks providing examples of seminal school books which influenced later textbook publications and teaching in the United States for scores of years.

Administrative Information

Repository: Cunningham Memorial Library Special Collections

Related Materials: The items listed here represent the uncataloged titles from the Walker Collection.  Fully cataloged items can be retrieved on the Cunningham Memorial Library catalog. For more information please see http://fusion.indstate.edu/.


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[Series 1: Title Entries],
[Series 2: Authors "Aa-Az"],
[Series 3: Authors "Ba-Bz"],
[Series 4: Authors "Ca-Cz"],
[Series 5: Authors "Da-Dz"],
[Series 6: Authors "Ea-Ez"],
[Series 7: Authors "Fa-Fz"],
[Series 8: Authors "Ga-Gz"],
[Series 9: Authors "Ha-Hz"],
[Series 10: Authors "Ia-Iz"],
[Series 11: Authors "Ja-Jz"],
[Series 12: Authors "Ka-Kz"],
[Series 13: Authors "La-Lz"],
[Series 14: Authors "Ma-Mi"],
[Series 15: Authors "Mf-Mz"],
[Series 16: Authors "Na-Nz"],
[Series 17: Authors "Oa-Oz"],
[Series 18: Authors "Pa-Pz"],
[Series 19: Authors "Qa-Qz"],
[Series 20: Authors "Ra-Rz"],
[Series 21: Authors "Sa-Sn"],
[Series 22: Authors "So-Sz"],
[Series 23: Authors "Ta-Tz"],
[Series 24: Authors "Ua-Uz"],
[Series 25: Authors "Va-Vz"],
[Series 26: Authors "Wa-Wz"],
[Series 27: Authors "Ya-Yz"],
[Series 28: Authors "Za-Zz"],
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Series 1: Title EntriesAdd to your cart.
Item 1: The Book of Commerce by Sea and Land, Exhibiting Its Connection with Agriculture, the Arts, and Manufactures.  To which are Added a History of Commerce, and a Chronological Table; Designed for the Use of Schools. Illustrated by a map and numerous engravings, 1833Add to your cart.
Boston:Carter, Hendee, and Co.; Allen and Ticknor, 1833
Item 2: The Book of Commerce by Sea and Land, Exhibiting Its Connection with Agriculture, the Arts, and Manufactures.  To which are Added a History of Commerce, and a Chronological Table; Designed for the Use of Schools. Illustrated by a map and numerous engravings, 1836Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Uriah Hunt, c1836
Item 3: Century 40 Page Spelling Blank.  Space for 1600 Words And CorrectionsAdd to your cart.
Huntingdon, Pa.:J. C. Blair Co.
Item 4: Child's Lesson-Book on the Old Testament.  Designed for Sunday Schools and Families, 1851Add to your cart.
New York:Carlton & Porter, 1851
Item 5: [Colonial Hornbook: a Battledore, to instruct and amuse.]Add to your cart.
Boston, Mass.:The Horn Book, Inc.
Item 6: Complete Arithmetic, 1894Add to your cart.
Indianapolis, Ind.:Indiana School Book Co., c1894
Item 7: The Complete Letter Writer; containing a great variety of letters on the following subjects:  relationship, business, love, courtship and marriage, friendship, and miscellaneous letters, law forms, &c., &c.  Selected from judicious and eminent writers, 1851Add to your cart.
New-York:Leavitt & Company, 1851
Item 8: Course in Isaac Pitman Shorthand, 1924Add to your cart.
New York, Toronto, and London:Isaac Pitman & Sons, 1924
Item 9: Dialogues and Character Recitations, Suitable for Reading Classes and Entertainments.  Selected and Arranged for the Use of Hampton Students and Graduates, 1890Add to your cart.
:Normal School Steam Press, 1890
Item 10: The Eclectic Elementary Geography, 1883Add to your cart.
Cincinnati and New York:Van Antwerp, Bragg & Co., c1883
Item 11: Elementary Arithmetic [;] Combining Oral and Written Exercises, 1894Add to your cart.
Indianapolis, Ind.:Indiana School Book Co., c1894
Item 12: An Elementary Spelling-Book, Designed for Primary and Common Schools, and as an Introduction to Worcester's Pronouncing Spelling-Book, 1861Add to your cart.
Boston:Swan, Brewer, and Tileston; Cleveland: Ingham and Bragg, 1861
Item 13: The Elson Pupil's Hand Chart, 1927Add to your cart.
Chicago, Atlanta, and New York:Scott, Foresman and Company, c1927
Item 14: A First French Course.  Containing Grammar, Delectus and Exercise Book, with Vocabularies, and Materials for French Conversation.  On the Plan of Dr. William Smith's 'Principia Latina', 1888Add to your cart.
London:John Murray, 1888
Item 15: Fourth Reader, 1903Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, Chicago, and London:D. C. Heath & Co., c1903
Item 16: Hand-Book for Home Improvement, Comprising How to Write [,] How to Talk [,] How to Behave [,] How to do Business [;] Complete in One Volume, 1877Add to your cart.
New York:S. R. Wells & Co., 1877
Item 17: Harper's Introductory Geography. With Maps and Illustrations Prepared Expressly for This Work by Eminent American Artists, 1877Add to your cart.
New York:Harper & Brothers, 1877
Item 18: Health Reader. No.2. With Special Reference to the Effects of Alcohol, Tobacco, Etc., Upon the Human System, 1893Add to your cart.
Halifax, Nova Scotia:T. C. Allen & Company, 1893
Item 19: Historical Dialogues for Young Persons, 1806Add to your cart.
London:Printed for J. Johnson; J. Mawman, 1806
Item 20: I. C. S. Instruction Papers, n.d.Add to your cart.
Scranton:International Textbook Company
Item 21: The Ideal Orator and Manual of Elocution Containing a Practical Treatise on the Delsarte System of Physical Culture and Expression, Including Valuable Instructions and Rules for the Cultivation of the Voice and the Use of Gestures.  Together with Choice Selections for Readings and recitations Now Used in the Leading Schools of Oratory, 1895Add to your cart.
Chicago, Ill.:N. Juul & Co.,1895
Item 22: Indestructible Pleasure Books With Colored Pictures. Little Bo Peep, n.d.Add to your cart.
New York:Printed and sold by Barton & Co., n.d.
Item 23: Instruction and Drill Book[:] Arithmetic Aids[:] Two Books: An Instruction and Drill Book, Devoted Wholly to Practical Contractions, and One Hundred Speed Exercises, in Practical Arithmetic, Each Exercise to be Worked By the Watch, in Blank Spaces Indicated, the Sheet to be Signed, Torn Off, and Handed to the Teacher., 1909Add to your cart.
:The Practical Text Book Co., c1909
Item 24: Kleine Leute.  Erzaehlungen fuer die liebe Jugend, n.d.Add to your cart.
Cincinnati:Verlag von Hitchcock & Walden, n.d.
Item 25: Lessons in Geography for Little Learners, 1915Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1915
Item 26: Lessons on Scripture Texts, for Young Learners.  By a Governess.  Written for the Massachusetts Sabbath School Society, and approved by the Committee of Publication, 1856Add to your cart.
Boston:Massachusetts Sabbath School Society, 1856
Item 27: The Librarian:  A Book for the Parlor and the School District Library, 1844Add to your cart.
New York:Charles S. Francis & Co.; Boston:  Joseph H. Francis, 1844
Item 28: Little Pets Linen ABC, n.d.Add to your cart.
New York:McLoughlin Bros., n.d.
Item 29: Mechanical Drawing. Lesson Sheets Four for High Schools, 1922Add to your cart.
Detroit:Board of Education -- City of Detroit
Item 30: Music Manual for Rural Schools with the Victrola [:] Information and Suggestions for the Use of Music in the Rural School, Together with a Full Course of Twenty Lessons for each of Three Years' Work, and Sixty Morning Exercises, 1924Add to your cart.
Camden, New Jersey, U. S. A.:Educational Department, Victor Talking Machine Company, c1924
Item 31: New England Primer:  Containing the Assembly's Catechism; the Account of the Burning of John Rogers; a Dialogue Between Christ, a Youth, and the Devil; and Various Other Useful and Instructive Matter.  Adorned with Cuts.  With a Historical Introduction by Rev. H. Humphrey, [between 1853-1865?]Add to your cart.
Worcester:William Allen, 1853-1865?
Item 32: The New Speller and Word Book, 1895Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:Benziger Brothers, c1895
Item 33: The New Standard Practical and Progressive Book-Keeping[:] Double and Single Entry for Use in Business and Other Colleges[,] Academies, Normal and High Schools, and for Self-Instruction, 1893Add to your cart.
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Item 34: The New-England Primer, Improved; or, an Easy and Pleasant Guide to the Art of Reading.  To which is Added the Assembly's Catechism, 1824Add to your cart.
Exeter:Printed by Samuel T. Moses, 1824
Item 35: The New-England Primer; or, an Easy and Pleasant Guide to the Art of Reading.  Adorned with Cuts, to which is Added, the Catechism, 1814Add to your cart.
Walpole, N. H.:Printed by I. Thomas & Co., 1814
Item 36: The New-England Primer[:] A Reprint of the Earliest Known Edition, with many Facsimiles and Reproductions, and an Historical Introduction, 1899Add to your cart.
New York:Dodd, Mead and Company, 1899
Item 37: The New-England Primer[:] Improved for the More Easy Attaining the True Reading of English to which is added the Assemblies of Divines, and Mr. Cotton's Catechism, 1887Add to your cart.
Albany:Joel Munsell's Sons, 1887
Item 38: Ontario Public School History of Canada, 1912Add to your cart.
Toronto:The Macmillan Company of Canada, Limited, 1912
Item 39: The Ontario Readers[:] Second Book, 1909Add to your cart.
Toronto:The T. Eaton Co., Limited, 1909
Item 40: Outlines of American History:  From the First Discovery to the Present Time.  For Families and Schools.  With Numerous Engravings, and Questions for the Examination of Pupils, 1845Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.; Carey & Hart, 1845
Item 41: Outlines of Grecian History; for Families and Schools. With Numerous Engravings, 1846Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.; Carey & Hart, 1846
Item 42: Pitman's Commercial Geography of the World, n.d.Add to your cart.
London, Bath, and New York:Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd.
Item 43: Practical Mathematics [:] Theory and Practice with Military and Industrial Applications, 1943Add to your cart.
Dunellen, N. J.:National Educational Alliance, Inc.,  1943
Item 44: Reading for Grades VII & VIII, 1907Add to your cart.
Halifax, N. S.:A. & W. Mackinlay, Limited, 1907
Item 45: The Reason Why:  General Science.  A Careful Collection of Many Hundreds of Reasons for Things Which, Though Generally Believed, Are Imperfectly Understood.  A Book of Condensed Scientific Knowledge for the Million, 1870Add to your cart.
New York:Dick & Fitzgerald, 1870
Item 46: The Royal Crown Readers (Fourth Book), 1924Add to your cart.
Toronto:Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd., 1924
Item 47: The Schoolmaster in Comedy and Satire [:] Arranged and Edited for the Special Use of Teachers' Reading Circles and Round Tables.  A Companion Volume to "The Schoolmaster in Literature", 1894Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1894
Item 48: Second Book in Arithmetic Comprising Four Years of Oral and Written Work in the Elements of Numbers. With Answers., 1883Add to your cart.
New York:Harper & Brothers, 1883
Item 49: Select Poetry For Children [:] Compiled for the American Sunday-School Union, and Revised by the Committee of Publication, 1845Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:American Sunday-School Union, 1845
Item 50: Seventy Lessons in Spelling.  A Complete Collection of Difficult Common Words, With Definitions and Pronunciations.  And an Appendix, Containing Rules for the Use of Capital Letter, and A list of Abbreviations. Arranged for the Use of Business Colleges, Academies, High Schools, &c, 1895Add to your cart.
Rochester, N. Y.:Williams & Rogers, c1895
Item 51: A Short Introduction to the Latin Tongue:  For the Use of the Lower Forms in the Latin School, Being the Accidence, Abridged and Compiled in that most easy and accurate Method, wherein the famous Mr. Ezekiel Cheever taught, and which he found the most advantageous by Seventy Years Experience.  To which is added, a Catalogue of Irregular Nouns, and Verbs, disposed Alphabetically, 1773Add to your cart.
Boston:Nicholas Bowes, 1773
Item 52: Sixth Reader, 1904Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, Chicago, and London:D. C. Heath & Co., c1904
Item 53: Sketches of Universal History; Compiled from Several Authors, For the use of Schools, 1817Add to your cart.
New-Haven:T. G. Woodward, 1817
Item 54: Spelling Book, 1891Add to your cart.
Indianapolis, Ind.:Indiana School Book Company, 1891
Item 55: Stories From English History Simply Told[:] A Reading Book for Standard III, 1883Add to your cart.
London, Edinburgh, and New York:T. Nelson and Sons, 1883
Item 56: Stories From the Arabian Nights [;] With an Introductory Note, 1897Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, Chicago, and San Francisco:Houghton Mifflin Company, c1897
Item 57: The Traveller: Or, Wonders of Nature, 1842Add to your cart.
New York:M. W. Dodd, 1842
Item 58: Types of Steam Boilers . . ., c1904Add to your cart.
Scranton:International Textbook Company
Item 59: Uncle John's Third Book, 1865Add to your cart.
New York:D. Appleton & Co., 1865
Item 60: The Wonders of Vegetation.  The Leaf, 1846Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:American Sunday-School Union, 1846

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Title Entries],
[Series 2: Authors "Aa-Az"],
[Series 3: Authors "Ba-Bz"],
[Series 4: Authors "Ca-Cz"],
[Series 5: Authors "Da-Dz"],
[Series 6: Authors "Ea-Ez"],
[Series 7: Authors "Fa-Fz"],
[Series 8: Authors "Ga-Gz"],
[Series 9: Authors "Ha-Hz"],
[Series 10: Authors "Ia-Iz"],
[Series 11: Authors "Ja-Jz"],
[Series 12: Authors "Ka-Kz"],
[Series 13: Authors "La-Lz"],
[Series 14: Authors "Ma-Mi"],
[Series 15: Authors "Mf-Mz"],
[Series 16: Authors "Na-Nz"],
[Series 17: Authors "Oa-Oz"],
[Series 18: Authors "Pa-Pz"],
[Series 19: Authors "Qa-Qz"],
[Series 20: Authors "Ra-Rz"],
[Series 21: Authors "Sa-Sn"],
[Series 22: Authors "So-Sz"],
[Series 23: Authors "Ta-Tz"],
[Series 24: Authors "Ua-Uz"],
[Series 25: Authors "Va-Vz"],
[Series 26: Authors "Wa-Wz"],
[Series 27: Authors "Ya-Yz"],
[Series 28: Authors "Za-Zz"],
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