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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 18: Authors "Pa-Pz"Add to your cart.
Item 1: The New Bryant and Stratton Common School Book-Keeping.  Embracing Single and Double Entry, and Adapted to Individual and Class Instruction in Schools and Academies, 1878Add to your cart.
New York and Chicago:Ivison, Blakeman & Company, c1878
Creator: Packard, S. S.; Bryant, H. B.
Item 2: Rudiments of Geology, 1846Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Sorin & Ball, 1846
Creator: Page, David
Item 3: A History of Education, 1915Add to your cart.
New York and London:D. Appleton and Company, 1915
Creator: Painter, F. V. N.
Item 4: Jose, 1932Add to your cart.
New York:Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1932
Creator: Palacio Valdes, Armando
Item 5: Natural Theology:  or, Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity Collected from the Appearances of Nature, 1854Add to your cart.
New York:Sheldon & Company, 1854
Creator: Paley, William
Item 6: A Key to the Endless, Self-Computing Scale, Showing its Application to the Different Rules of Arithmetic, &c, 1844Add to your cart.
Boston:Smith & Palmer, 1844
Creator: Palmer, Aaron
Item 7: Practical Mathematics for Home Study Being the Essentials of Arithmetic, Geometry, Algebra and Trigonometry, c1919Add to your cart.
New York and London:McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.
Creator: Palmer, Claude Irwin
Item 8: Palmer's Class Method of Teaching the Rudiments of Music, 1896Add to your cart.
Cincinnati, New York, and Chicago:The John Church Co., c1896
Creator: Palmer, H. R.
Item 9: A Treatise on Practical Book-Keeping and Business Transactions [;] Embracing the Science of Accounts and their Extensive Applications.  Designed for Commercial Classes in Schools, Academies, and Colleges, 1872Add to your cart.
New York:Sheldon and Company, 1872
Creator: Palmer, Joseph H.
Item 10: Educational Woodworking for Home and School, 1919Add to your cart.
New York:The Macmillan Company
Creator: Park, Joseph C.
Item 11: An Intermediate Spanish Grammar and Composition, 1928Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, Chicago, London, Atlanta, Dallas, Columbus, and San Francisco:Ginn and Company, c1928
Creator: Parker, Eugene F.; Rioseco, Arturo Torres
Item 12: The National Pronouncing Speller: Embracing a Strictly Graded Classification of the Primitive, and the More Important Derivative Words of the English Language, for Oral Spelling; Numerous Exercises for Writing from Dictation; the Principles of Orthoepy and Orthography; Rules for Spelling; Prefixes, Affixes, &c., &c., 1869Add to your cart.
New York and Chicago:A. S. Barnes & Company, 1869
Creator: Parker, Richard G.; Watson, J. Madison
Item 13: A School Compendium of Natural and Experimental Philosophy, Embracing the Elementary Principles of Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Acoustics, Pyronomics, Optics, Electricity, Galvanism, Magnetism, Electro-magnetism, Magneto-Electricity, and Astronomy. Containing also a Description of the Steam and Locomotive Engines, and of the Electro-magnetic Telegraph, 1854Add to your cart.
New York:A. S. Barnes & Co.; Cincinnati: H. W. Derby, 1854
Creator: Parker, Richard Green
Item 14: The Problems of Childhood, 1926Add to your cart.
New York and London:D. Appleton and Company, c1926
Creator: Patri, Angelo
Item 15: Advanced Grammar and Elements of Rhetoric, 1887Add to your cart.
New York and Chicago:Sheldon & Company, c1887
Creator: Patterson, Calvin
Item 16: The American Word Book [:] Graded Lessons in Spelling, Defining, Punctuation, and Dictation, 1897Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1897
Creator: Patterson, Calvin
Item 17: Patterson's Common School Speller; Containing a Choice Selection of Words for Practical Exercises in Spelling, Defining, Pronunciation, Dictation, and Distinguishing Synonyms, Arranged to Facilitate Written Exercises in Spelling, and Accompanied by an Exercise Book, 1882Add to your cart.
New York and Chicago:Sheldon and Company, c1882
Creator: Patterson, Calvin
Item 18: Applied Mechanical Drawing, c1936Add to your cart.
New York:D. Van Nostrand Company
Creator: Paull, James H.; Sgro, Chalres L.;
Item 19: Geographical Nature Studies For Primary Work in Home Geography, 1898Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1898
Creator: Payne, Frank Owen
Item 20: A Manual of Moral Philosophy.  Designed for Colleges and High Schools, 1873Add to your cart.
New York and Chicago:A. S. Barnes and Company, 1873
Creator: Peabody, Andrew P.
Item 21: Elements of Astronomy: Written for the Mathematical Course of Joseph Ray, M.D., 1884Add to your cart.
New-York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1884
Creator: Peabody, Selim H.
Item 22: The Practical Measurer:  Containing the Uses of Logarithms, Gunter's Scale, the Carpenter's Rule, and the Sliding Rule:  the Best and Most Approved Modes of Drawing Geometrical Figures:  the Doctrine of Plane Trigonometry, and Its Application to Heights and Distances:  the Mensuration of Superficies, Solids, and Artificers' Work:  and the Methods of Surveying, Planning, and Dividing Land.  The Whole Illustrated with a Great Variety of Examples and Figures, Adapted to the Capacities of Young Scholars, and Suited to Real Business, 1810Add to your cart.
London:Printed for C. Cradock and W. Joy; York: Printed for Wilson and Son, 1810
Creator: Peacock, Thomas, Rev.
Item 23: Key to Pelton's New and Improved Series of Outline Maps, Containing All the Important Geographical Names in the Known World, Comprising Its Continents, Islands, Peninsulas, Isthmuses, Capes, Mountains, Etc., Together With Its Oceans, Seas, Gulfs, Bays, Straits, Channels, Sounds, Lakes, and Rivers, Arranged in Verse for Musical Recitations; To Which is Added a Brief Description of the Present State of the World, Confined to the Most Interesting and Characteristic Matter, 1851Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Sower & Barnes; Boston: Lemuel N. Ide, 1851
Creator: Pelton, C.
Item 24: Rome, From the Earliest Times Down to 476 A. D., 1878Add to your cart.
Boston:John Allyn, 1878
Creator: Pennell, R. F.
Item 25: A Graded List of Common Words Difficult to Spell, 1899Add to your cart.
Boston, U. S. A.:D. C. Heath & Co., 1899
Creator: Penniman, James H.
Item 26: The Common School Laws of Pennsylvania, and Decisions of the Superintendent, with Explanations, Forms, Etc., 1870Add to your cart.
Harrisburg:B. Singerly, 1870
Creator: Pennsylvania.  Laws, Statutes, Etc.
Item 27: Lights to Literature [:] Book One, A First Reader, 1898Add to your cart.
Chicago and New York:Rand, McNally & Company, c1898
Creator: Perdue, H. Avis; La Victoire, Florence E.
Item 28: The Song Echo: A Collection of Copyright Songs, Duets, Trios, and Sacred Pieces, Suitable for Public Schools, Juvenile Classes, Seminaries, and the Home Circle.  Including an Easy, Concise, and Systematic Course of Elementary Instruction, with Attractive Exercises, 1871Add to your cart.
Boston:Oliver Ditson & Co; New York: Charles H. Ditson & Co; Chicago: Lyon & Healy; San Francisco: McCurrie, Weber, & Co.; Cincinnati: Dobmeyer & Newhall; Philadelphia: J. E. Ditson & Co., 1871
Creator: Perkins, H. S.
Item 29: The Golden Robin, for the Use of Juvenile Classes, Public Schools & Seminaries.  Part I.  Musical Notation.  Part II.  Rounds and Exercises Adapted to Physical Action.  Part III.  A Large Collection of Pieces for General Use, and Various Occasions.  Part IV.  Sacred Music, 1868Add to your cart.
Boston:Oliver Ditson & Company; New York: C. H. Ditson & Company, 1868
Creator: Perkins, W. O.
Item 30: The Nightingale; A Choice Collection of Songs, Chants and Hymns, Designed for the Use of Juvenile Classes, Public Schools, and Seminaries; Containing Also a Complete and Concise System of Elementary Instruction, 1860Add to your cart.
Albany:Newcomb & Co., 1860
Creator: Perkins, W. O.; Perkins, H. S.
Item 31: The Only Sure Guide to the English Tongue, or, New Pronouncing Spelling Book.  Upon the same Plan as Perry's Royal Standard English Dictionary . . . To Which is Added, a Large collection of Moral Tales and Fables. For the Instruction of Youth, 1804Add to your cart.
Worcester, Massachusetts:Isaiah Thomas, Jun., 1804
Creator: Perry, William
Item 32: The Only Sure Guide to the English Tongue, or, New Pronouncing Spelling Book.  Upon the same Plan as Perry's Royal Standard English Dictionary . . . To Which is Added, a Large collection of Moral Tales and Fables. For the Instruction of Youth, 1817Add to your cart.
Worcester, Massachusetts:Isaiah Thomas, Jun., 1817
Creator: Perry, William
Item 33: The Orthoepical Guide to the English Tongue, Being Perry's Spelling-Book Revised and Corrected, with Walker's Pronunciation Precisely Applied on a New Scheme.  Containing also, Moral Lessons, Fables, and Much Useful Matter for the Instruction of Youth, 1825Add to your cart.
Boston:Richardson and Lord, 1825
Creator: Perry, William
Item 34: Nation and State [:] A Text-Book on Civil Government, 1905Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:Christopher Sower Company, c1905
Creator: Philips, George Morris
Item 35: Mechanical Drawing for Colleges and Universities, 1915Add to your cart.
Chicago and New York:Scott, Foresman and Company
Creator: Phillips, James D.; Orth, Herbert D.
Item 36: Picket's Juvenile Spelling Book, or, Analogical Pronouncer of the English Language; Conformable to the Standard Orthography of Johnson, and Classic Pronunciation of Walker; With Appropriate Definitions and Reading Lessons.  Comprising a Systematic, Progressive, and Practical Course of Instruction for Primary Schools, 1823Add to your cart.
New York:J. Milton Ferry, 1823
Creator: Picket, A.
Item 37: The American First Class Book; or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation: Selected Principally from Modern Authors of Great Britain and America; and Designed for the Use of the Highest Class, in Public and Private Schools, 1835Add to your cart.
Boston:Carter, Hendee & Co., 1835
Creator: Pierpont, John
Item 38: The National Reader; a Selection of Exercises in Reading and Speaking, Designed to Fill the Same Place in the Schools of the United States, that is Held in those of Great Britain by the Compilations of Murray, Schott, Enfield, Mylius, Thompson, Ewing, and Others, 1829Add to your cart.
Boston:Richardson, Lord, and Holbrook; Hilliard, Gray, Little, and Wilkins, 1829
Creator: Pierpont, John
Item 39: The Columbian Orthographer; or, First Book for Children.  In Which the Words are Methodically Arranged, Rationally Divided Into Syllables, and Accurately Accented According to the Best Authorities.  For the Use of Schools, 1819Add to your cart.
Boston:R. P. & C. Williams, 1819
Creator: Pike, James
Item 40: A New and Complete System of Arithmetick, Composed for the Use of the Citizens of the United States, 1809Add to your cart.
Boston:Thomas & Andrews, 1809
Creator: Pike, Nicolas
Item 41: The Teacher's Assistant; or, a System of Practical Arithmetic:  Wherein the Several Rules of that Useful Science are Illustrated by a Variety of Examples, a Large Proportion of which are in Federal Money.  The Whole Designed to Abridge the Labour of Teachers, and to Facilitate the Instruction of Youth, 1854Add to your cart.
Philadelphia:M. Polock, 1854
Creator: Pike, Stephen
Item 42: Pinneo's Analytical Grammar of the English Language:  Designed for Schools, 1859Add to your cart.
Cincinnati:Wilson, Hinkle & Co.; Phil'a: Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger; New York: Clark & Maynard, 1859
Creator: Pinneo, T. S.
Item 43: Pinneo's Primary Grammar of the English Language, For Beginners, 1854Add to your cart.
Cincinnati:Winthrop B. Smith & Co.; New York: Clark, Austin, Maynard & Co., 1854
Creator: Pinneo, T. S.
Item 44: The Manual of Phonography, 1860Add to your cart.
Cincinnati, O.:Phonographic Institute
Creator: Pitman, Benn
Item 45: The Phonographic Reader, n.d.Add to your cart.
Cincinnati, O.:Phonographic Institute
Creator: Pitman, Benn
Item 46: Easy and Practical French Grammar, 1877Add to your cart.
Boston:Schoenhof & Moeller; New York: Lee, Shepard & Dillingham; F. W. Christern, 1877
Creator: Ploetz, Dr. C.
Item 47: The Gold Bug, 1902Add to your cart.
Chicago, New York, and London:Rand, McNally & Company, c1902
Creator: Poe, Edgar Allen
Item 48: Pollard's Advanced Speller, 1897Add to your cart.
New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago:American Book Company, c1897
Creator: Pollard, Rebecca S.
Item 49: Pollard's Synthetic Speller, 1895Add to your cart.
Chicago, Ill.:Western Publishing House, 1895
Creator: Pollard, Rebecca S.
Item 50: The Rape of the Lock, An Essay on Man and Epistle to Dr. Arbuthnot, 1901Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, Chicago, and San Francisco:Houghton Mifflin Company, 1901
Creator: Pope, Alexander
Item 51: Pope, Gray, Goldsmith [:] Selected Poems [:]  Essay on Criticism, Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard, The Progress of Poesy, The Traveller, The Deserted Village, 1899Add to your cart.
Boston, New York, and Chicago:Allyn and Bacon, c1899
Creator: Pope, Alexander; Gray, Thomas; Goldsmith, Oliver
Item 52: The Rhetorical Reader; Consisting of Instructions for Regulating the Voice, with a Rhetorical Notation, Illustrating Inflection, Emphasis, and Modulation; and a Course of Rhetorical Exercises.  Designed for the Use of Academies and High-Schools, 1842Add to your cart.
New York:Dayton & Newman, 1842
Creator: Porter, Ebenezer
Item 53: The Elements of Moral Science, Theoretical and Practical, 1885Add to your cart.
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons, 1885
Creator: Porter, Noah
Item 54: The Special Kinesiology of Educational Gymnastics, 1894Add to your cart.
Boston:Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., c1894
Creator: Posse, Nils
Item 55: Fifth Book, 1906Add to your cart.
New York, Boston, and Chicago:Silver, Burdett and Company, c1906
Creator: Powers, Ella M.; Balliet, Thomas M.
Item 56: American History Stories, 1888Add to your cart.
Boston:Educational Publishing Co., c1888
Creator: Pratt, Mara L.
Item 57: American History Stories, 1890Add to your cart.
Boston:Educational Publishing Co., c1890
Creator: Pratt, Mara L.
Item 58: American History Stories, 1891Add to your cart.
Boston:Educational Publishing Co., c1891
Creator: Pratt, Mara L.
Item 59: The History of Music [:] A Handbook and Guide for Students, 1907Add to your cart.
New York:G. Schirmer, c1907
Creator: Pratt, Waldo Selden
Item 60: History of the United States of America; With a Brief Account of some of the Principal Empires & States of Ancient & Modern Times. For the Use of Schools and Families, 1821Add to your cart.
Keene, N. H.:John Prentiss, 1821
Creator: Prentiss, Charles
Item 61: History of the United States of America; With a Brief Account of some of the Principal Empires & States of Ancient & Modern Times. For the Use of Schools and Families, 1823Add to your cart.
Keene, N. H.:John Prentiss, stereotyped by H. Wallis, New York, 1823
Creator: Prentiss, Charles
Item 62: Preston's Treatise on Book-Keeping: Common-Sense Guide to a Common-Sense Mind.  In Two Parts.  The First Part Being Adapted to the Use of Retailers, Farmers, Mechanics, and Common Schools.  The Second Part Being Arranged More Particularly for the Instruction of Young Men Who Contemplate the Pursuit of Mercantile Business.  Showing the Method of Keeping Accounts by Double Entry.  Embracing a Variety of Useful Forms and Rules, 1848Add to your cart.
New-York:Collins & Brother; Huntington & Savage, 1848
Creator: Preston, Lyman
Item 63: Le Grand-Pere et Ses Quatre Petits-Fils, 1854Add to your cart.
Boston:Brewer and Tileston; Cleveland: Ingham & Bragg, 1854
Creator: Pussy, Fouqueau de
Item 64: English Grammar, with an Improved Syntax.  Part I.  Comprehending at One View What is Necessary to be Committed to Memory.  Part II.  Containing a Recapitulation, with Various Illustrations and Critical Remarks. Designed for the Use of Schools, 1828Add to your cart.
Concord:Jacob B. Moore, 1828
Creator: Putnam, J. M.
Item 65: Key to the American Common-School Arithmetic, 1849Add to your cart.
Boston:Tappan, Whittemore & Mason, 1849
Creator: Putnam, Rufus
Item 66: Sequel to the Analytical Reader:  In which the Original Design is Extended, so as to Embrace an Explanation of Phrases and Figurative Language, 1828Add to your cart.
Portland:Shirley & Hyde; Boston: Hilliard, Gray, Little & Wilkins, 1828
Creator: Putnam, Samuel
Item 67: Commercial Precedents Selected from the Column of Replies and Decisions of the New York Journal of Commerce.  An Essential Work of Reference for Every Business Man, 1891Add to your cart.
Hartford, Conn.:American Publishing Company, 1891
Creator: Putzel, Charles
Item 68: Beginner's French Reader [:] Short and Easy Pieces in Prose and Verse with a Complete Vocabulary, 1868Add to your cart.
New York:Henry Holt and Company; F. W. Christern; Boston: Carl Schoenhof, 1868
Creator: Pylodet, L.

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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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