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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 15: Authors "Mf-Mz"Add to your cart.
Item 1: My Schools and Schoolmasters; or, the Story of My Education, 1854Add to your cart.
Boston:Gould and Lincoln, 1854
Creator: Miller, Hugh
Item 2: The Kindergarten or Home and School Culture [:] a Choice Collection of Poems, Stories, Drawings and Songs together with XX Chapters on the Kindergarten and its Relation to the Home and School, 1902Add to your cart.
:Juvenile Publishing Co., c1902
Creator: Miller, Lida Brooks
Item 3: Practical Physics, 1922Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, Chicago, London, Atlanta, Dallas, Columbus, and San Francisco:Ginn and Company, c1922
Creator: Millikan, Robert Andrews; Gale, Henry Gordon; Pyle, Willard R.
Item 4: Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres; chiefly from the Lectures of Dr. Blair, 1842Add to your cart.
New-York:Roe Lockwood, 1842
Creator: Mills, Abraham
Item 5: A Key to the Standard Arithmetic and the Mental Arithmetic, 1901Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1901
Creator: Milne, William J.
Item 6: Standard Arithmetic [;] Embracing a Complete Course for Schools and Academies, 1895Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1895
Creator: Milne, William J.
Item 7: Standard Arithmetic [;] Embracing a Complete Course for Schools and Academies, 1911Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1911
Creator: Milne, William J.
Item 8: A Course in Wood Turning, 1919Add to your cart.
Milwaukee:The Bruce Publishing Company
Creator: Milton, Archie S.; Wohlers, Otto K.
Item 9: An Accompaniment to Mitchell's Reference and Distance Map of the United States; Containing an Index of all the Counties, Districts, Townships, Towns, &c., in the Union; Together with an Index of the Rivers; by which any County, District, Township &c., or River, may be Found on the Map, without Difficulty: Also, A General View of the United States, and the Several States and Territories; with an Account of the Actual and Prospective Internal Improvements Throughout the Union, 1834Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Mitchell and Hinman, 1834
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus
Item 10: Mitchell's Ancient Geography, designed for Academies, Schools, and Families.  A System of Classical and Sacred Geography, Embellished with Engravings of Remarkable Events, Views of Ancient Cities, and Various Interesting Antique Remains.  Together with an Ancient Atlas, Containing Maps Illustrating the Work, 1845Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., 1845
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus
Item 11: Mitchell's Ancient Geography, designed for Academies, Schools, and Families.  A System of Classical and Sacred Geography, Embellished with Engravings of Remarkable Events, Views of Ancient Cities, and Various Interesting Antique Remains.  Together with an Ancient Atlas, containing Maps Illustrating the Work, 1867Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:E. H. Butler & Co., 1867
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus
Item 12: Mitchell's School Atlas: comprising the Maps and Tables designed to Accompany Mitchell's School and Family Geography, 1863Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:E. H. Butler & Co., 1863
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus
Item 13: A System of Modern Geography, Comprising a Description of the Present State of the World, and its Five Great Divisions, America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Oceanica, with their several Empires, Kingdoms, States, Territories, etc.  Embellished by Numerous Engravings.  Adapted to the Capacity of Youth.  Accompanied by an Atlas containing thirty-two maps, drawn and engraved expressly for the work., 1860Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:E. H. Butler & Co., 1860
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus
Item 14: Manual of Physical and Vocal Training, for the Use of Schools and for Private Instruction, 1869Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Cowperthwait & Co., 1869
Creator: Monroe, Lewis B.
Item 15: Comprehensive Geography; Local, Physical, Descriptive, Historical, Mathematical, Comparative, Topical and Ancient; with Map-Drawing and Relief Maps, 1872Add to your cart.
New York, Chicago, and New Orleans:A. S. Barnes & Company, 1872
Creator: Monteith, James
Item 16: Manual of Geography, Combined with History and Astronomy; Designed for Intermediate Classes in Public and Private Schools, 1875Add to your cart.
New York:A. S. Barnes & Co., 1875
Creator: Monteith, James
Item 17: Popular Science Reader; Containing Lessons and Selections in Natural Philosophy, Botany, and Natural History; with Blackboard Drawing and Written Exercises, 1881Add to your cart.
New York and Chicago:A. S. Barnes & Company, c1881
Creator: Monteith, James
Item 18: Spontaneous Activity in Education, 1917Add to your cart.
New York:Frederick A. Stokes Company, c1917
Creator: Montessori, Maria
Item 19: Musical Gems [:] A Graded Course in Music for Rural and Village Schools, 1901Add to your cart.
Chicago and New York:A. Flanagan Company, c1901
Creator: Moore, Chas. L.; Moore, M. W.; Moore, A. Lam.; Moore, W. E.
Item 20: What is Education?, 1915Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, Chicago, London, Atlanta, Dallas, Columbus, and San Francisco:Ginn and Company, c1915
Creator: Moore, Ernest Carroll
Item 21: The Young Gentleman and Lady's Monitor, and English Teacher's Assistant; Being a Collection of Select Pieces from our best Modern Writers:  Calculated to Eradicate Vulgar Prejudices and Rusticity of Manners; Improve the Understanding; Rectify the Will; Purify the Passions; Direct the Minds of Youth to the Pursuit of Proper Objects; and to Facilitate their Reading, Writing, and Speaking the English Language, with Elegance and Propriety.  Particularly adapted for the Use of our eminent Schools and Academies, as well as private Persons, who have not an Opportunity of perusing the Works of those celebrated Authors, from whence this Collection is made.  Divided into Small Portions for the Ease of Reading in classes.  To which is added, The Elements of Gesture, 1795Add to your cart.
Hudson:Printed by Ashbel Stoddard, 1795
Creator: Moore, J. Hamilton
Item 22: Outlines of Roman History[:] to the Revival of the Empire of Charlemagne, 1901Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1901
Creator: Morey, William C.
Item 23: Primary History of the United States [:]  The Story of Our Country for Young Folks, 1916Add to your cart.
Philadelphia and London:J. B. Lippincott Company, c1916
Creator: Morris, Charles
Item 24: Language for Little People, 1912Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1912
Creator: Morrow, John
Item 25: The American Universal Geography; or, a View of the Present State of all the Kingdoms, States, and Colonies in the Known World, 1819Add to your cart.
Charlestown:G. Clarke; Boston: Lincoln & Edmands, S. T. Armstrong,  West, Richardson & Lord; New York: S. Wood & Sons, Collins & Hannay, and J. Eastburn, & Co.; Albany: Websters and Skinners; Utica: Seward & Williams; Philadelphia: M. Carey & Son, and W. W. Woodward; Baltimore: Cushing & Jewett, and  F. Lucas; Savannah: S. C. & J. Schenck, 1819
Creator: Morse, Jedidiah
Item 26: Geography Made Easy: Being an Abridgment of the American Universal Geography, 1806Add to your cart.
Boston:Printed by J. T. Buckingham for Thomas & Andrews, 1806
Creator: Morse, Jedidiah
Item 27: Geography Made Easy: Being an Abridgment of the American Universal Geography.  To which are Prefixed Elements of Geography. For the Use of Schools and Academies in the United States of America, 1811Add to your cart.
Boston:Thomas & Andrews, 1811
Creator: Morse, Jedidiah
Item 28: A New System of Geography, Ancient and Modern, for the Use of Schools, Accompanied with an Atlas, Adapted to the Work, 1826Add to your cart.
Boston:Richardson and Lord, 1826
Creator: Morse, Jedidiah; Morse, Sidney Edwards
Item 29: Ideal Drills [:]  a Collection of Entirely New and Original Drills, Marches, and Motion Songs, 1920Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:The Penn Publishing Company, 1920
Creator: Morton, Marguerite W.
Item 30: The Business Manual; a Complete Guide in All Mercantile and Legal Transactions and Reference Book for Every Day Use, 1893Add to your cart.
Cleveland, O.:The N. G. Hamilton Pub. Co., 1893
Creator: Moyer, C. Y.
Item 31: Conversations on Natural Philosophy, in which the Elements of that Science are Familiarly Explained, and Adapted to the Comprehension of Young Pupils.  Illustrated with plates. By the author of conversation on chemistry, and conversations on political economy. Improved by appropriate questions for the examination of scholars; also by illustrative notes, and a dictionary of philosophical terms, 1833Add to your cart.
Boston:Lincoln, Edmands & Co., 1833
Creator: Mrs. Marcet
Item 32: Conversations on Natural Philosophy.  In which the Elements of that Science are Familiarly Explained. Illustrated with Plates. By the Author of Conversations on Chemistry, Etc. With Corrections, Improvements, and Considerable Additions in the Body of the Work; Appropriate Questions, and a Glossary, 1858Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1858
Creator: Mrs. Marcet
Item 33: The Complete Phonographer, and Reporter's Guide:  an Inductive Exposition of Phonography, with its Application to all Branches of Reporting, and Affording the Fullest Instruction to those who have not the Assistance of an Oral Teacher; also intended as a School-Book, 1884Add to your cart.
New York:Harper & Brothers, 1884
Creator: Munson, James E.
Item 34: The Complete Phonographer, and Reporter's Guide:  an Inductive Exposition of Phonography, with its Application to all Branches of Reporting, and Affording the Fullest Instruction to those who have not the Assistance of an Oral Teacher; also intended as a School-Book, 1891Add to your cart.
New York:Harper & Brothers, 1891
Creator: Munson, James E.
Item 35: An Abridgment of Murray's English Grammar.  Containing also Punctuation, the Notes Under Rules in Syntax, and Lessons in Parsing: to the Latter of which are Prefixed, Specimens Illustrative of that Exercise, and False Syntax to be Corrected.  All Appropriately Arranged.  To All Which is Adapted, a New System of Questions, 1828Add to your cart.
Boston:Hilliard, Gray, Little and Wilkins, 1828
Creator: Murray, Lindley
Item 36: English Exercises, Adapted to Murray's English Grammar:  Consisting of Exercises in Parsing;--Instances of False Orthography; Violations of the Rules of Syntax:--Defects in Punctuation; and Violations of the Rules respecting perspicuous and accurate Writing.  Designed for the Benefit of Private Learners, as well as for the Use of Schools, 1812Add to your cart.
New-York:Printed and Sold by Collins and Co., 1812
Creator: Murray, Lindley
Item 37: English Grammar, Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners. With an Appendix, Containing Rules and Observations for Assisting the More Advanced Students to Write with Perspicuity and Accuracy, 1817Add to your cart.
New-York:Printed and Sold by Collins and Co., 1817
Creator: Murray, Lindley
Item 38: English Grammar, Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners. With an Appendix, Containing Rules and Observations for Assisting the More Advanced Students to Write with Perspicuity and Accuracy, 1822Add to your cart.
Exeter, (N. H.):Printed and Published by John J. Williams, 1822
Creator: Murray, Lindley
Item 39: An English Grammar:  Comprehending the Principles and Rules of the Language, Illustrated by Appropriate Exercises, and a Key to the Exercises, 1829Add to your cart.
New York:Collins & Co.; Collins & Hannay; Samuel Wood & Sons; G. & C. & H. Carvill; White, Gallaher & White; Philadelphia:  John Grigg, 1829
Creator: Murray, Lindley
Item 40: The English Reader [;] or Pieces in Prose and Poetry, from the Best Writers; Designed to assist Young Persons to Read with Propriety and Effect, Improve their Language and Sentiments, and to Inculcate the Most Important Principles of Piety and Virtue. With a Few Preliminary Observations on the Principles of Good Reading, 1854Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Leary & Getz, 1854
Creator: Murray, Lindley
Item 41: The English Reader; or Pieces in Prose and Poetry [,] Selected from the Best Writers [;] Designed to assist Young Persons to Read with Propriety and Effect; to Improve their Language and Sentiments, and to Inculcate Some of the Most Important Principles of Piety and Virtue.  With a Few Preliminary Observations.  On the Principles of Good Reading, 1849Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Jos. McDowell, 1849
Creator: Murray, Lindley
Item 42: Lecteur Francois:  ou, Recueil de Pieces, en Prose et en Vers, Tirees des Meilleurs ecrivains.  Pour Servir a Perfectionner les Jeunes Gens dans la Lecture; a etendre leur Connoissance de la Langue Francoise; et a leur Inculquer de Principes de Vertu et de Piete, 1812Add to your cart.
Philadelphie:T. & W. Bradford; B. B. Hopkins & Co.; Bennet & Walton; Kimber & Conrad; Johnson & Warner; M. Carey; New York:  Collins & Co., 1812
Creator: Murray, Lindley
Item 43: Murray's English Reader: or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best Writers.  Designed to assist young persons to read with propriety and effect; to improve their language and sentiments; and to inculcate some of the most important principles of piety and virtue.  With a few preliminary observations on the principles of good reading.  Improved by the addition of a concordant and synonymising vocabulary, Consisting of about fifteen hundred of the most important words contained in this work.  The words are arranged in columns and placed over the sections respectively, from which they are selected; and are divided, defined, and pronounced according to the principles of John Walker.  The words in the Vocabulary and their correspondent words in the sections, are numbered with figure of reference.  Walker's pronouncing key, which governs the vocabulary, is prefixed to this work, 1827Add to your cart.
Providence:Published by Hutchins & Cory, 1827
Creator: Murray, Lindley
Item 44: Sequel to the English Reader:  or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry.  Designed to Improve the Highest Class of Learners in Reading, to Establish a Taste for Just and Accurate Composition; and to Promote the Interests of Piety and Virtue, 1821Add to your cart.
Woodstock, (Vermont):Printed by D. Watson, 1821
Creator: Murray, Lindley
Item 45: Sequel to the English Reader: or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry. Designed to Improve the Highest Class of Learners in Reading; to Establish a Taste for Just and Accurate Composition; and to Promote the Interests of Piety and Virtue, 1831Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Printed and Published by S. Probasco, 1831
Creator: Murray, Lindley
Item 46: The Universal Dictation Course of Gregg's Shorthand [:] Made Up of Business Letters from Twenty-Six Different Businesses, Together with Legal Papers, Depositions, and Testimony from Civil and Criminal Cases, 1899Add to your cart.
St. Louis, Mo.:W. L. Musick Publishing Co., 1899
Creator: Musick, W. L.
Item 47: Planning Your Future: An Occupational Civics Text for Junior High School Grades., 1930Add to your cart.
New York and London:McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.
Creator: Myers, George E.; Little, Gladys M.; Robinson, Sarah A.

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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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