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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 8: Authors "Ga-Gz"Add to your cart.
Item 1: False Syntax.  Exercises for Correction.  With References to Standard Grammar., 1883Add to your cart.
Toronto and Winnipeg:W. J. Gage & Company, 1883
Creator: Gage, W. J.
Item 2: The Practical Spelling-Book, with Reading Lessons, 1840Add to your cart.
Hartford:Belknap and Hamersley, c1840
Creator: Gallaudet, T. H.; Hooker, Horace
Item 3: An Elementary History of Canada, 1907Add to your cart.
Montreal:F. E. Grafton & Sons, c1907
Creator: Gammell, I.
Item 4: Makers of American History, 1904Add to your cart.
New York:The University Society, Incorporated, 1904
Creator: Gammell, William; Moore, Jacob Bailey
Item 5: Friendly Stories, 1937Add to your cart.
New York:The Macmillan Company, 1937
Creator: Gates, Arthur I.; Huber, Miriam Blanton
Item 6: The Practical French Instructor [;] Complete Course, 1859Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:E. C. & J. Biddle, 1859
Creator: Gengembre, P. W.
Item 7: Outlines of Rhetoric Embodied in Rules, Illustrative Examples, and a Progressive Course of Prose Composition, 1893Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, Chicago, London, Atlanta, Dallas, Columbus, and San Francisco:Ginn & Company; Printed at the Athenaeum Press, c1893
Creator: Genung, John F.
Item 8: Outlines of Rhetoric Embodied in Rules, Illustrative Examples, and a Progressive Course of Prose Composition, 1898Add to your cart.
Boston, U.S.A.:Ginn & Company; Printed at the Athenaeum Press, 1898
Creator: Genung, John F.
Item 9: History Primer, 1906Add to your cart.
New York and Philadelphia:Hinds, Hayden & Eldredge, Inc., c1906
Creator: Gerson, Oscar
Item 10: Irrfahrten, 1896Add to your cart.
New York:Henry Holt and Company, c1896
Creator: Gerstaecker, Friedrich
Item 11: Sun, Moon, and Stars. Astronomy for Beginners, 1893Add to your cart.
New York:American Tract Society, c1893
Creator: Giberne, Agnes
Item 12: Text-Book of Gilbert's Phonography, 1891Add to your cart.
Chicago:Justin Gilbert, 1891
Creator: Gilbert, Justin
Item 13: A Study Course in Elementary Chemistry [;] Prepared Especially for the Instruction and Training of Students of the American School, 1921Add to your cart.
Chicago, U.S.A.:American School, c1921
Creator: Gill, Eugene E.; Freud, B. B.
Item 14: The First Reader., c1884Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and St. Louis:Benziger Brothers
Creator: Gilmour, Richard.
Item 15: Colloquial and Grammatical Exercises, Intended to Impart to the Student both a Theoretical and Practical Knowledge of the French Language, 1846Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Perkins & Purves, 1846
Creator: Girault, A. N.
Item 16: Faust[:] Eine Tragoedie. Erster Theil, 1878Add to your cart.
New York:Henry Holt and Company, F. W. Christern; Boston: Carl Schoenhof, c1878
Creator: Goethe, J. W. von
Item 17: Goethe's Hermann and Dorothea, n.d.Add to your cart.
New York City:Arthur Hinds & Co., n.d.
Creator: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Item 18: The American Common-School Reader and Speaker: Being a Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse, with Rules for Reading and Speaking, 1844Add to your cart.
Boston:Tappan, Whittemore and Mason, 1844
Creator: Goldsbury, John; Russell, William
Item 19: A Geographical View of the World, Embracing the Manners, Customs and Pursuits, of Every Nation; Founded on the Best Authorities, 1839Add to your cart.
New York:Robinson, Pratt & Co., 1839
Creator: Goldsmith, J., Rev.
Item 20: The Grecian History, from the Earliest State to the Death of Alexander the Great, 1822Add to your cart.
Baltimore:E. J. Coale & Co., 1822
Creator: Goldsmith, Oliver
Item 21: Pinnock's Improved Edition of Dr. Goldsmith's History of Greece, Abridged for the Use of Schools, 1841Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., 1841
Creator: Goldsmith, Oliver
Item 22: Laboratory Projects in Physics, 1920Add to your cart.
New York:The Macmillan Company
Creator: Good, Frederick F.
Item 23: The Child's History of the United States, 1878Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Cowperthwait & Co., c1878
Creator: Goodrich, Charles A.
Item 24: A History of the United States of America, on a Plan Adapted to the Capacity of Youth, and Designed to Aid the Memory by Systematic Arrangement and Interesting Associations, 1860Add to your cart.
Boston:Hickling, Swan and Brewer; Cleveland: Ingham & Bragg, 1860
Creator: Goodrich, Charles A.
Item 25: History of the United States of America; for the Use of Schools, 1874Add to your cart.
Boston:Brewere and Tileston, 1874
Creator: Goodrich, Charles A.
Item 26: Questions on the Enlarged and Improved Edition of Goodrich's School History of the United States.  To Which are Added outline Tables, for General Review, On a New Plan, 1846Add to your cart.
Boston:Jenks & Palmer, 1846
Creator: Goodrich, Charles A.
Item 27: A History of the United States of America, 1823Add to your cart.
Hartford:Barber & Robinson, 1823
Creator: Goodrich, Charles A., Rev.
Item 28: A History of the United States of America, on a Plan Adapted to the Capacity of Youth, and Designed to Aid the Memory by Systematic Arrangement and Interesting Associations, 1822Add to your cart.
Brattleborough:Holbrook & Fessenden; Philadelphia: Uriah Hunt; Baltimore: Cushing & Jewett; New York: R. Lockwood, c1822
Creator: Goodrich, Charles A., Rev.
Item 29: A History of the United States of America, on a Plan Adapted to the Capacity of Youth, and Designed to Aid the Memory by Systematick Arrangement and Interesting Associations, 1827Add to your cart.
Bellows Falls, VT.:James I. Cutler and Co., 1827
Creator: Goodrich, Charles A., Rev.
Item 30: The Fifth School Reader, 1846Add to your cart.
Louisville, Ky.:Morton and Griswold, 1846
Creator: Goodrich, S. G.
Item 31: A Pictorial Geography of the World, Comprising a System of Universal Geography, Popular and Scientific, 1848Add to your cart.
Boston:C. D. Strong, 1848
Creator: Goodrich, S. G.
Item 32: A Pictorial History of the United States.  With Notices of Other Portions of America, 1853Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Published by E. H. Butler & Co., 1853
Creator: Goodrich, S. G.
Item 33: The Third School Reader, 1852Add to your cart.
Louisville, Ky.:Morton and Griswold, 1847
Creator: Goodrich, S. G.
Item 34: The World as it Is, and as it Has Been; or a Comprehensive Geography and History[,] Ancient and Modern, 1858Add to your cart.
New York:George W. Elliott, 1858
Creator: Goodrich, S. G.
Item 35: A System of School Geography, Chiefly Derived from Malte-Brun, and Arranged According to the Inductive Plan of Instruction, 1835Add to your cart.
Hartford:Published by F. J. Huntington, 1835
Creator: Goodrich, S. Griswold
Item 36: Curiosities of Human Nature:  By the Author of Peter Parley's Tales, 1843Add to your cart.
Boston:Bradbury, Soden & Co., 1843
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 37: Famous Men of Ancient Times:  By the Author of Peter Parley's Tales, 1843Add to your cart.
Boston:Bradbury, Soden & Co., 1843
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 38: The First Book of History, Combined with Geography; Containing the History and Geography of the Western Hemisphere.  For the Use of Schools.  By the Author fo Peter Parley's Tales, 1852Add to your cart.
Boston:Jenks, Hickling, and Swan, 1852
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 39: Illustrative Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom:  By the Author of Peter Parley's Tales, 1849Add to your cart.
Boston:Rand and Mann, 1849
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 40: The Life of George Washington.  Illustrated by Tales, Sketches and Anecdotes.  Adapted to the Use of Schools. With Engravings, 1838Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., 1838
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 41: Lights and Shadows of Asiatic History:  By the Author of Peter Parley's Tales, 1849Add to your cart.
Boston:Published by Rand and Mann, 1849
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 42: Literature, Ancient and Modern, with Specimens.  By the Author fo Peter Parley's Tales, 1849Add to your cart.
Boston:Published by Rand and Mann, 1849
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 43: Lives of Benefactors.  By the Author of Peter Parley's Tales, 1848Add to your cart.
Boston:C. H. Peirce and G. C. Rand, 1848
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 44: Peter Parley's Common School History, 1838Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:William Marshall and Company, 1838
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 45: Peter Parley's Geography for Beginners, 1849Add to your cart.
New York:Huntington and Savage, 1849
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 46: Peter Parley's Tales About Ancient and Modern Greece, 1845Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., 1845
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 47: The Second Book of History, Combined with Geography; Containing the Modern History of Europe, Asia, and Africa.  Illustrated by Engravings and Colored Maps, and Designed as a Sequel to "The First Book of History.  By the Author of Peter Parley's Tales.", 1854Add to your cart.
Boston:Jenks, Hickling, and Swan, 1854
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 48: The Tales of Peter Parley About Africa, 1841Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., 1841
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 49: The Tales of Peter Parley About Asia, 1836Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Desilver, Thomas, and Co., 1836
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 50: The Third Book of History, Containing Ancient History in Connection with Ancient Geography.  Designed as a Sequel to the First and Second Books of History.  By the Author of Peter Parley's Tales, 1843Add to your cart.
Boston:Charles J. Hendee and Jenks and Palmer, 1843
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 51: The Third Book of History, Containing Ancient History in Connection with Ancient Geography.  Designed as a Sequel to the First and Second Books of History.  By the Author of Peter Parley's Tales, 1852Add to your cart.
Boston:Jenks, Hickling, & Swan, 1852
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 52: The Travels, Voyages, and Adventures of Gilbert Go-Ahead in Foreign Parts, 1863Add to your cart.
New York:Sheldon & Company, 1863
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 53: The World and Its Inhabitants[:]  By the Author of Peter Parley's Tales, 1849Add to your cart.
Boston:Rand and Mann, 1849
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G.
Item 54: An Elementary Greek Grammar, 1882Add to your cart.
Boston:Ginn, Heath, & Co., 1882
Creator: Goodwin, William W.
Item 55: American Leaders and Heroes[:] A Preliminary Text-Book in United States History, 1905Add to your cart.
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons, 1905
Creator: Gordy, Wilbur F.
Item 56: Stories of Later American History, 1930Add to your cart.
New York, Chicago and Boston:Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930
Creator: Gordy, Wilbur F.
Item 57: American Beginnings in Europe, 1936Add to your cart.
New York, Chicago, Boston, Atlanta, San Francisco, Dallas:Charles Scribner's Sons, c1936
Creator: Gordy, Wilbur Fisk
Item 58: Stories of Early American History, 1930Add to your cart.
New York, Chicago, Boston, Atlanta, San Francisco and Dallas:Charles Scribner's Sons, c1930
Creator: Gordy, Wilbur Fisk
Item 59: Good Morals and Gentle Manners.  For Schools and Families, 1873Add to your cart.
Cincinnati and New York:Wilson, Hinkle & Co., 1873
Creator: Gow, Alexander M.
Item 60: English Grammar, 1909Add to your cart.
Boston:Allyn and Bacon, 1909
Creator: Gowly, Chestine
Item 61: English Synonymes Classified and Explained;  with Practical Exercises, Designed for Schools and Private Tuition, 1845Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, 1845
Creator: Graham, G. F.
Item 62: A History of Education Before the Middle Ages, 1910Add to your cart.
New York:The Macmillan Company, 1910
Creator: Graves, Frank Pierrepont
Item 63: A History of Education During the Middle Ages and the Transition to Modern Times, 1915Add to your cart.
New York:The Macmillan Company, 1915
Creator: Graves, Frank Pierrepont
Item 64: A Student's History of Education, 1922Add to your cart.
New York:The Macmillan Company, 1922
Creator: Graves, Frank Pierrepont
Item 65: Gray's School and Field Book of Botany.  Consisting of "Lessons in Botany," and "Field, Forest, and Garden Botany,", 1877Add to your cart.
New York:Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor, & Company, 1877
Creator: Gray, Asa
Item 66: How Plants Grow, a Simple Introduction to Structural Botany.  With a Popular Flora, or an Arrangement and Description of Common Plants, Both Wild and Cultivated. Illustrated by 500 wood engravings, 1875Add to your cart.
New York:Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor, & Co., 1875
Creator: Gray, Asa
Item 67: Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States, Including the District East of the Mississippi and North of North Carolina and Tennessee, 1889Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1889
Creator: Gray, Asa
Item 68: Drawing for Life and Industry, 1945Add to your cart.
Milwaukee:The Bruce Publishing Company
Creator: Green, Daniel
Item 69: A Grammar of the English Language, 1867Add to your cart.
Philadelphia, New York, Chicago, and Boston:Butler, Sheldon & Co., 1867
Creator: Greene, Samuel S.
Item 70: A Treatise on the Structure of the English Language; or the Analysis and Classification of Sentences and Their Component Parts with Illustrations and Exercises. Adapted to the Use of Schools, 1866Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Cowperthwait & Co., 1866
Creator: Greene, Samuel S.
Item 71: Introduction to the National Arithmetic, on the Inductive System; Combining the Analytic and Synthetic Methods. In Which the Principles of the Science are Fully Explained and Illustrated. Designed for Common Schools and Academies, 1856Add to your cart.
Boston:Robert S. Davis & Co.; New York: D. Appleton & Co. and Daniel Burgess & Co.; Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo, & Co., 1856
Creator: Greenleaf, Benjamin
Item 72: A Key to the Introduction to the National Arithmetic, Exhibiting the Operation of the More Difficult Examples in That Work; for the Use of Teachers Only, 1856Add to your cart.
Boston:Robert S. Davis & Co.; New York: D. Appleton & Co. and Daniel Burgess & Co.; Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo, & Co., 1856
Creator: Greenleaf, Benjamin
Item 73: A Mental Arithmetic, Upon the Inductive Plan; Being an Advanced Intellectual Course, Designed for Schools and Academies, 1860Add to your cart.
Columbus, Ohio:J. H. Riley & T. C. Bowles, 1860
Creator: Greenleaf, Benjamin
Item 74: New Primary Arithmetic, Embracing Mental and Written Exercises, for Beginners, 1874Add to your cart.
Boston:Robert S. Davis & Co.; New York: Mason, Baker, & Pratt; Philadelphia: J. A. Bancroft & Company; St. Louis: Hendricks & Chittenden; Chicago: S. C. Griggs & Co., 1874
Creator: Greenleaf, Benjamin
Item 75: The History of France, from the Foundation of the Monarchy, to the Death of Louis XVI. Interspersed with Entertaining Anecdotes, and Biographies of Eminent Men, 1833Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Hogan & Thompson, 1833
Creator: Grimshaw, William
Item 76: The Crittenden Commercial Arithmetic and Business Manual. Designed for the Use of Merchants, Business Men, Academies and Commercial Colleges, 1869Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Eldredge & Brother; New York: J. W. Schermerhorn & Co.; Boston: Woodman & Hammett; Chicago: W. B. Keen & Cooke, 1869
Creator: Groesbeck, John
Item 77: Practical Book-Keeping, Single and Double Entry, Including Forms and Explanations of Business Papers, 1886Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Eldredge & Brother, 1886
Creator: Groesbeck, John
Item 78: The Modern Junior High School, 1956Add to your cart.
New York:The Ronald Press Company, c1956
Creator: Gruhn, William T.; Douglass, Harl R.
Item 79: Elements of Natural Philosophy, with Practical Exercised, for the Use of Schools, 1832Add to your cart.
Boston:Carter and Hendee; Richardson, Lord and Holbrook, 1832
Creator: Grund, Francis J.
Item 80: History of the United States of America, Designed for Schools. Extending from the Discovery of America by Columbus to the Present Time; with Numerous Maps and Engravings, Together with a Notice of American Antiquities, and the Indian Tribes, 1848Add to your cart.
New York:Cady and Burgess, 1848
Creator: Guernsey, Egbert
Item 81: The Western Spelling Book; Being an Improvement of the American Spelling Book, by Noah Webster. Designed for the use of Common Schools, 1831Add to your cart.
Cincinnati:N. & G. Guilford; Louisville:  W. W. Worsley; Wheeling:  J. Fisher & Son; Yellow Springs:  O. Farnsworth, 1831
Creator: Guilford, Nathan
Item 82: Nelson's School Geography, n.d.Add to your cart.
Toronto:Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd., n.d.
Creator: Gunn, J.
Item 83: Gymnastics of the Voice. A System of Correct Breathing in Singing and Speaking, Based Upon Physiological Laws. A Practical Guide in the Training and Use of the Singing and Speaking Voice. Designed for Schools and for Self-Instruction, 1887Add to your cart.
New York:Edgar S. Werner, 1887
Creator: Guttmann, Oskar
Item 84: The Earth and Man: Lectures on Comparative Physical Geography, in its Relation to the History of Mankind, 1872Add to your cart.
Boston:Gould and Lincoln, 1872
Creator: Guyot, Arnold
Item 85: Elementary Geography, for Primary Classes, 1868Add to your cart.
New York:Charles Scribner & Company; E. P. Dutton & Co.;  Boston, Mass.: Lee & Shepard; Cleveland, O.: Ingham & Bragg; Richmond, Ind.: Nicholson & Bro.; Detroit, Mich.: Francis Raymond; San Francisco, Cal.: A. Roman & Co., 1868
Creator: Guyot, Arnold
Item 86: Guyot's New Intermediate Geography, 1879Add to your cart.
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons, c1879
Creator: Guyot, Arnold
Item 87: Guyot's New Intermediate Geography, 1882Add to your cart.
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons, c1882
Creator: Guyot, Arnold

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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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