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 New Friend

 
Call Number   1646.LA.Prim 1969 Cow.c1
 
Authors   Cowley, Joy
 
Published   Glendale, California: Bowmar Publishing Corp., 1969
 
Type of Item   Library Book
 
Series   Bowmar Primary Reading Series
 
Grade Level   Primary (Prim)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Reading
 

A New History of Great Britain and Canada

 
Call Number   915.SS.Elem 1936 Wal.c1
 
Authors   Wallace, W. Stewart
 
Published   Toronto: The MacMillan Company of Canada Limited, at St. Martin's House, 1928, 1936.
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   History
 

A Practical Course in Touch Typewriting

 
Call Number   1624.BE.Sec 1916 Smi.c1
 
Authors   Smith, Charles E.
 
Published   Toronto, Canada: The Commercial Text Book Company, 1904, 1907, 1909, 1912, 1916
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Business Education
 
Subject Level 2   Office Procedures
 

A Resource Guide Onn Black Pioneers in Britih Columbia

 
Call Number   945.SS.Elem nd Bla.c1
 
Authors   Black History Awareness Society
 
Published   nd
 
Type of Item   Teacher Aids / Guides / Manuals
 
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   History
 

A School Algebra Part III With Answers

 
Call Number   866.MT.Sec 1940 Hal.c1
 
Authors   Hall. H. S.
 
Published   St. Martin's Street, London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1912, 1917, 1919, 1920, 1925, 1927, 1930, 1935, 1940.
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Mathematics
 
Subject Level 2   Algebra
 

A School Algebra Parts I and II With Answers

 
Call Number   876.MT.Sec 1947 Hal.c1
 
Authors   Hall, H. S.
 
Published   St. Martin's Street, London: MacMillan and Co., Limited, 1912, 1931, 1933, 1934, 1937, 1941, 1947
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Mathematics
 
Subject Level 2   Algebra
 

A School Geometry - Parts I - VI

 
Call Number   748.MT.Sec 1903 Hal.c1
 
Authors   Hall, H. S.; & Stevens, F. H.
 
Published   St. Martin's Street, London: MacMillan and Co., Limited, 1903
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Mathematics
 
Subject Level 2   Geometry
 

A Second Course in Algebra Revised Edition

 
Call Number   868.MT.Sec 1943 Len.c2
 
Authors   Lennes, N. J.
 
Published   New York: The MacMillan Company, 1935, 1943
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Mathematics
 
Subject Level 2   Algebra
 

A Selection of English Poetry

 
Call Number   497.EL.Sec nd Mac.c1
 
Authors   MacDonald, W. L.; & Walker, F. C.
 
Published   Toronto & London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd, nd
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Poetry
 

A Selection of English Poetry - Revised Edition

 
Call Number   482.EL.Sec 1938 Mac.c1
 
Authors   MacDonald, W. L.; & Walker, F. C.
 
Published   Toronto: J. M. Dent & Sons (Canada) Ltd, 1938
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Poetry
 

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