Heritage Collection

Welcome to the Online Search for the Skipsey Educational Heritage Collection, a collection of 3000+ historical teaching texts and related materials.

The Collection was started 30 years ago by Les Skipsey and Gavin Halkett but has grown to its current size with the help of dozens of individuals over the decades. It is one of Western Canada’s most complete collections of educational texts dating back to the 1800s. It also includes various memorabilia, priceless artifacts, old photographs and early teaching aids. 

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A Book of General Science

 
Call Number   1236.SC.Elem 1931 Hil.c2
 
Authors   Hilton, M. J.
 
Published   Toronto: The MacMillan Company of Canada Limited, at St. Martin's House, 1931
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
Series   Macmillan's Canadian School Series
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   Science
 
Subject Level 2   Nature Studies
 

A Book of Good Stories

 
Call Number   423.EL.Sec 1934 McN.c1
 
Authors   McNally, G. Fred
 
Published   Toronto: The MacMillan Company of Canada Limited, 1934
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Novel
 

A Book of Stories

 
Call Number   450.EL.Sec 1933 Ste.c1
 
Authors   Stevenson, O. J.
 
Published   Toronto: The Copp Clark Company, Limited, 1933
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
Series   The Copp Clark Literature Series. 63
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Reading
 

A Botanical Note Book - For the Use of Students of Practical Botany

 
Call Number   758.WB.Sec 1891 Mer.c1
 
Authors   Merchant, F. W.
 
Published   Toronto: The Copp, Clark Company, Limited, 1891
 
Type of Item   Student Notebook / Workbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Science
 
Subject Level 2   Nature Studies
 

A Canadian High School Arithmetic

 
Call Number   784.MT.Sec 1925 Sta.c1
 
Authors   Stanley, T. E. A.; & Smith, J. A.
 
Published   Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1925
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Mathematics
 
Subject Level 2   Arithmetic
 

A Canadian School Georgraphy

 
Call Number   1061.SS.Sec nd Cor.c2
 
Authors   Cornish, George A.
 
Published   Toronto & London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., nd
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   Geography
 

A Canadian Song Book

 
Call Number   1418.MU.Elem 1929 Mac.c1
 
Authors   MacMillan, Ernest
 
Published   Toronto, Vancouver: J. M. Dent & Sons (Canada) Ltd., 1929
 
Type of Item   Teacher Aids / Guides / Manuals
 
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   Music
 
Subject Level 2   General
 

A Christmas Carol

 
Call Number   465.EL.Sec nd Dic.c2
 
Authors   Dickens, Charles
 
Published   Vancouver, B. C.: Evergreen Press Limited, nd
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Novel
 

A Christmas Carol & The King of the Golden River

 
Call Number   739.EL.Sec 1915 Dic.c3
 
Authors   Dickens, Charles; & Ruskin, John
 
Published   Toronto, Ontario: The Copp Clark Company, Limited, 1915
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
Series   The Copp Clark Literature Series. 6
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Novel
 

A Collection of Test Items for Chemistry 12

 
Call Number   1273.SC.Sec 1967 Cha.c1
 
Authors   Champman, V. L.
 
Published   B.C. Science Teachers' Association
 
Type of Item   Teacher Aids / Guides / Manuals
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Science
 
Subject Level 2   Chemistry
 

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