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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.

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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 2: Authors "Aa-Az"Add to your cart.
Item 1: How To Parse.  An Attempt to Apply the Principles of Scholarship to English Grammar.  With Appendixes on Analysis, Spelling, and Punctuation, 1888Add to your cart.
Boston:Roberts Brothers, 1888
Creator: Abbott, Edwin A., Rev.
Item 2: Narrative of the General Course of History from the Earliest Periods to the Establishment of the American Constitution.  Prepared with Questions for the Use of Schools, and Illustrated with 150 Maps and Engravings, 1856Add to your cart.
New York:Harper & Brothers, 1856
Creator: Abbott, Jacob
Item 3: Narrative of the General Course of History from the Earliest Periods to the Establishment of the American Constitution.  Prepared with Questions for the Use of Schools, and Illustrated with 150 Maps and Engravings, 1856Add to your cart.
New York:Harper & Brothers, 1856
Creator: Abbott, Jacob
Item 4: Fibel Nach der Reinen Schreiblese-Methode von Bernard A. Abrams, und Erstes Lesebuch von W. H. Weick, 1897Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1897
Creator: Abrams, Bernard A.; Weick, W. H.
Item 5: An Elementary Commercial Geography, 1907Add to your cart.
New York:D. Appleton and Company, 1907
Creator: Adams, Cyrus C.
Item 6: Arithmetic, in Which the Principles of Operating by Numbers are Analytically Explained and Synthetically Applied.  Thus Combining the Advantages to be Derived Both from the Inductive and Synthetic Mode of Instruction:  The Whole Made Familiar by a Great Variety of Useful and Interesting Examples, Calculated at Once to Engage the Pupil in the Study, and To Give Him a Full Knowledge of Figures in Their Application to All the Practical Purposes of Life.  Designed for the Use of Schools and Academies in the United States, 1827Add to your cart.
Keene, N. H.:Published by J. & J. W. Prentiss, 1827
Creator: Adams, Daniel
Item 7: The Monitorial Reader, Designed for the Use of Academies and Schools; and as a Monitor to Youth, Holding Up to their View Models whereby to Form Their Own Characters, 1846Add to your cart.
Concord, N. H.:Published by Luther Roby, 1846
Creator: Adams, Daniel
Item 8: The Scholar's Arithmetic; or, Federal Accountant: containing, I. Common Arithmetic, the Rules and Illustrations.  II. Examples and Answers with Blank Spaces, sufficient for their operation by the Scholar. III. To each Rule a Supplement, comprehending, 1. Questions on the Nature of the Rule, its Use and the manner of its Operations.  2. Exercises.  IV. Federal Money, with Rules for all the various operations in it, to reduce Federal to Old Lawful, and Old Lawful to Federal Money.  V. Interest cast in Federal Money, with Compound Multiplication, Compound Division, and Practice, wrought in Old Lawful and in Federal Money; the same questions being put in separate columns on the same page in each kind of money, these two modes of account become contrasted, and the great advantage gained by reckoning in Federal Money easily discerned.  VI. Demonstrations by Engravings of the reason and nature of the various steps in the extraction of the Square and Cube Roots, not to be found in any other treatise on Arithmetic.  VII.  Forms of Notes, Deeds, Bonds and other Instruments of Writing.  The Whole in a Form and Method Altogether New, For the Ease of the Master  and the Greater Progress of the Scholar, 1830Add to your cart.
Keene, N. H.:Printed by John Prentiss, 1830
Creator: Adams, Daniel
Item 9: The Scholar's Arithmetic; or, Federal Accountant: containing, I. COMMON ARITHMETIC, the Rules and Illustrations.  II. EXAMPLES and ANSWERS with BLANK SPACES, sufficient for their operation by the Scholar. III. To each Rule a SUPPLEMENT, comprehending, 1. QUESTIONS on the Nature of the Rule, its Use and the manner of its Operations.  2. EXERCISES.  IV. FEDERAL MONEY, with rules for all the various operations in it, to reduce Federal to Old Lawful, and Old Lawful to FEDERAL MONEY.  V. Interest cast in Federal Money, with Compound Multiplication, Compound Division, and Practice, wrought in Old Lawful and in Federal Money; the same questions being put in separate columns on the same page in each kind of money, these two modes of account become contrasted, and the great advantage gained by reckoning in Federal Money easily discerned.  VI. Demonstrations by Engravings of the reason and nature of the various steps in the extraction of the Square and Cube Roots, not to be found in any other treatise on Arithmetic.  VII.  Forms of Notes, Deeds, Bonds and other Instruments of Writing.  THE WHOLE IN A FORM AND METHOD ALTOGETHER NEW, FOR THE EASE OF THE MASTER AND THE GREATER PROGRESS OF THE SCHOLAR, 1823Add to your cart.
Keene, N. H.:Printed by John Prentiss, 1823
Creator: Adams, Daniel
Item 10: The Scholar's Arithmetic; or, Federal Accountant: containing, I. COMMON ARITHMETIC, the Rules and Illustrations.  II. EXAMPLES and ANSWERS with BLANK SPACES, sufficient for their operation by the Scholar. III. To each Rule a SUPPLEMENT, comprehending, 1. QUESTIONS on the Nature of the Rule, its Use and the manner of its Operations.  2. EXERCISES.  IV. FEDERAL MONEY, with rules for all the various operations in it, to reduce Federal to Old Lawful, and Old Lawful to FEDERAL MONEY.  V. Interest cast in Federal Money, with Compound Multiplication, Compound Division, and Practice, wrought in Old Lawful and in Federal Money; the same questions being put in separate columns on the same page in each kind of money, these two modes of account become contrasted, and the great advantage gained by reckoning in Federal Money easily discerned.  VI. Demonstrations by Engravings of the reason and nature of the various steps in the extraction of the Square and Cube Roots, not to be found in any other treatise on Arithmetic.  VII.  Forms of Notes, Deeds, Bonds and other Instruments of Writing.  THE WHOLE IN A FORM AND METHOD ALTOGETHER NEW, FOR THE EASE OF THE MASTER AND THE GREATER PROGRESS OF THE SCHOLAR, 1828Add to your cart.
Keene, N. H.:John Prentiss, 1828
Creator: Adams, Daniel
Item 11: Arithmetic, in Two Parts.  Part First, Advanced Lessons in Mental Arithmetic.  Part Second, Rules and Examples for Practice in Written Arithmetic.  For Common and High Schools, 1848Add to your cart.
Lowell:D. Bixby & Co.; Boston: B.B. Mussey & Co.; W. J. Reynolds & Co.; New York: D. Appleton & Co.; Philadelphia: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.;  Baltimore: Cushing & Brother;  Richmond: Nash & Woodhouse; Charleston: McCarter & Allen;  Mobile: J. Dobler;  New Orleans: J.B. Steele; St. Louis: S.B. Meech;  Louisville: Morton & Griswold;  Cincinnati: Derby, Bradley & Co.;  Detroit: C. Morse;  Chicago: A. H. & C. Burley;  Providence: C. Burnet, Jr.;  Portland: Hyde, Lord & Duren, 1848
Creator: Adams, Frederic A.
Item 12: Mediaeval Civilization, 1883Add to your cart.
New York:D. Appleton and Company, 1883
Creator: Adams, George Burton
Item 13: A Spelling-Book for Advanced Classes, 1880Add to your cart.
Boston:William Ware and Company, 1880
Creator: Adams, William T.
Item 14: Praktischer Lehrgang zur Schnellen und leichten Erlernung der Englischen Sprache, 1887Add to your cart.
St. Louis, Mo.:Verlag von B. Herder, 1887
Creator: Ahn, F.
Item 15: Ahn's First German Book, Being the First Division of Ahn's Rudiments of the German Language, 1879Add to your cart.
New York:E. Steiger, 1879
Creator: Ahn, Franz
Item 16: Ahn's Practical and Easy Method of Learning the French Language, 1874Add to your cart.
New York:E. Steiger, 1874
Creator: Ahn, Franz
Item 17: El Sombrero de Tres Picos Historia Verdadera de Un Sucedido que Anda en Romances Escrita Ahora Tal y Como Paso, 1930Add to your cart.
New York:Henry Holt and Company, c1930
Creator: Alarc
Item 18: A History of English Literature; A Practical Textbook, 1924Add to your cart.
New York:Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1924
Creator: Albert, Edward
Item 19: Alden's Citizens Manual.  A Text-Book on Government, for Common Schools, 1867Add to your cart.
New York:Sheldon and Company, 1867
Creator: Alden, Joseph, Rev.
Item 20: A French Reader; Arranged for Beginners in Preparatory Schools and Colleges, 1903Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, Chicago, London, Atlanta, Dallas, Columbus, and San Francisco:Ginn and Company, c1903
Creator: Aldrich, Fred Davis; Foster, Irving Lysander
Item 21: Child Classics: The First Reader, 1909Add to your cart.
Indianapolis:The Bobbs-Merrill Company, c1909
Creator: Alexander, Georgia
Item 22: Child Classics: The First Reader, 1921Add to your cart.
Indianapolis:The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1921
Creator: Alexander, Georgia
Item 23: Child Classics: The Third Reader, 1918Add to your cart.
Indianapolis:The Bobbs-Merrill Company, c1918
Creator: Alexander, Georgia
Item 24: A Spelling Book, 1906Add to your cart.
New York:Longmans, Green, and Co., c1906
Creator: Alexander, Georgia
Item 25: Child Classics: The Fourth Reader, 1909Add to your cart.
Indianapolis:The Bobbs-Merrill Company, c1909
Creator: Alexander, Georgia; Alexander, Grace
Item 26: Child Classics: The Sixth Reader, 1917Add to your cart.
Indianapolis:The Bobbs-Merrill Company, c1917
Creator: Alexander, Georgia; Alexander, Grace
Item 27: First Reader, 1894Add to your cart.
Indianapolis, Ind.:Indiana School Book Co., c1894
Creator: Allen, Chas. H.; Swett, John; Royce, Josiah
Item 28: Fourth Reader, 1889Add to your cart.
Indianapolis, Ind.:Indiana School Book Co., c1889
Creator: Allen, Chas. H.; Swett, John; Royce, Josiah
Item 29: Second Reader, 1889Add to your cart.
Indianapolis, Ind.:Indiana School Book Co., c1889
Creator: Allen, Chas. H.; Swett, John; Royce, Josiah
Item 30: Third Reader, 1894Add to your cart.
Indianapolis, Ind.:Indiana School Book Co., c1894
Creator: Allen, Chas. H.; Swett, John; Royce, Josiah
Item 31: Elementary Applied Chemistry, 1912Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, Chicago, and London:Ginn and Company, c1912
Creator: Allyn, Lewis B.
Item 32: Descriptive Geometry, 1918Add to your cart.
New York and London:McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1918
Creator: Ames, William L.; Wischmeyer, Carl
Item 33: A Grammar School History of the United States: to which are added the Constitution of the United States with questions and explanations, the Declaration of Independence, and Washington's Farewell Address, 1875Add to your cart.
New York:Clark & Maynard, Publishers
Creator: Anderson, John J.
Item 34: An Introductory School History of the United States, arranged on the Catechetical Plan; to which are added, the Declaration of Independence, and the Constitution of the United States with Questions and Explanations, 1868Add to your cart.
New York:Clark & Maynard, c1868
Creator: Anderson, John J.
Item 35: New Grammar School History of the United States, to which are added the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States, with Notes, Questions, and Explanations, 1888Add to your cart.
New York:Clark & Maynard, 1888
Creator: Anderson, John J.
Item 36: A Popular School History of the United States, in which are Inserted as Part of the Narrative Selections from the Writings of Eminent American Historians, and other American Writers of Note.  To which are added The Declaration of Independence, and the Constitution of the United States, with Copious Notes, 1880Add to your cart.
New York:Clark & Maynard, 1880
Creator: Anderson, John J.
Item 37: The First Part of Jacob's and Doering's Latin Reader: adapted to Andrews and Stoddard's Latin Grammar, 1848Add to your cart.
Boston:Crocker and Brewster, 1848
Creator: Andrews, E. A.
Item 38: The Complete Phonographic Class-Book, containing a strictly inductive exposition of Pitman's Phonography, adapted as a System of Phonetic Short Hand, to the English Language, Especially Intended as a School Book, and to Afford the Fullest Instruction to those who have not the Assistance of the Living Teacher, 1845Add to your cart.
Boston:Phonographic Institution, 1845
Creator: Andrews, S. P.; Boyle, Augustus F.
Item 39: The Complete Phonographic Class-Book, containing a strictly inductive exposition of Pitman's Phonography, adapted as a System of Phonetic Short Hand, to the English Language, Especially Intended as a School Book, and to Afford the Fullest Instruction to those who have not the Assistance of the Living Teacher, 1847Add to your cart.
Boston:Gould, Kendall & Lincoln, 1847
Creator: Andrews, S. P.; Boyle, Augustus F.
Item 40: The Complete Phonographic Class-Book, containing a strictly inductive exposition of Pitman's Phonography, adapted as a System of Phonetic Short Hand, to the English Language, Especially Intended as a School Book, and to Afford the Fullest Instruction to those who have not the Assistance of the Living Teacher, 1849Add to your cart.
New York:Andrews & Boyle, 1849
Creator: Andrews, S. P.; Boyle, Augustus F.
Item 41: The Phonographic Reader: A Complete Course of Inductive Reading Lessons in Phonography, 1852Add to your cart.
New York:John F. Trow, 1852
Creator: Andrews, S. P.; Boyle, Augustus F.
Item 42: The Select Reader, or Union No. 6.  Designed for the Higher Classes in Academies and Schools being the Sixth of a Series of Common-School Classics, 1840Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Marshall, Williams & Butler, 1840
Creator: Angell, Oliver
Item 43: Syntax of the French Verb, 1931Add to your cart.
New York:Henry Holt and Company, c1931
Creator: Armstrong, Edward C.
Item 44: Stepping Stones to Literature, 1902Add to your cart.
New York, Boston, and Chicago:Silver, Burdett and Company, c1902
Creator: Arnold, Sarah Louise; Gilbert, Charles B.
Item 45: A Practical Introduction to Latin Prose Composition, 1872Add to your cart.
New York:D. Appleton and Company, 1872
Creator: Arnold, Thomas Kerchever
Item 46: Victoria y Otros Cuentos, 1905Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, and Chicago:D.C. Heath & Co., c1905
Creator: Asensi, Julia de
Item 47: Effective Business Correspondence, 1933Add to your cart.
Cincinnati, New York, Chicago, and San Francisco:South-Western Publishing Company, c1933
Creator: Aurner, Robert Ray
Item 48: Plane Geometry by the Suggestive Method, 1903Add to your cart.
Boston, U. S. A.:Benj. H. Sanborn & Co.
Creator: Avery, John A.
Item 49: Dona Clarines y Manana de Sol por Serafin y Joaquin Alvarez Quintero.  Edited with Introduction, Notes and Vocabulary by S. Griswold Morley, 1915Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, and Chicago:D.C. Heath & Co., c1915

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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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