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 Short History of Early People

 
Call Number   972.SS.Sec 1923 Wes.c1
 
Authors   West, Willis Mason
 
Published   Boston, New York, Chicago, Atlanta, San Fransciso: Allyn and Bacon, 1923
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
Series   Allyn and Bacon's Series of School Histories
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   History
 

A Short History of English Life and Labour

 
Call Number   962.SS.Sec 1929 Hop.c1
 
Authors   Hope, Ellis
 
Published   22 Berners Street, W.1, London: James Nisbet & Co. Ltd., 1929
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   History
 

A Story Workbook in Canadian History

 
Call Number   937.SS.Elem nd Har.c1
 
Authors   Harman, Eleanor; & Jeanneret, Marsh
 
Published   nd
 
Type of Item   Student Notebook / Workbook
 
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   History
 

A Survey of Modern Algebra Third Edition

 
Call Number   860.MT.Sec 1965 Bir.c1
 
Authors   Birkhoff, Garrett; & MacLane, Saunders
 
Published   London: The Macmillan Company, New York Collier - MacMillan Limited, 1965
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Mathematics
 
Subject Level 2   Algebra
 

A Teachers' Manual of Drawing for Elementary and High Schools

 
Call Number   722.TA.Elem nd Wes.c1
 
Authors   Weston, William P.
 
Published   Toronto, London, Edinburgh, and New York: Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd., nd
 
Type of Item   Teacher Aids / Guides / Manuals
 
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   Art
 
Subject Level 2   Drawing / Painting
 

A Wet Day

 
Call Number   1660.LA.Prim nd Gan.c1
 
Authors   Gann, Pixie
 
Published   Bungay, Suffolk: Richard Clay and Company, Ltd., nd
 
Type of Item   Library Book
 
Series   Sammy and Dandy Books
 
Grade Level   Primary (Prim)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Reading
 

A Wonder Book

 
Call Number   223.EL.Elem nd Haw.c1
 
Authors   Hawthorne, Nathaniel
 
Published   Leeds, Glasgow & Belfast: E. J. Arnold & Son, Limited, Educational Publishers, nd
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Reading
 

A World Geography For Canadian Schools

 
Call Number   1147.SS.Sec 1936 Den.c2
 
Authors   Denton, V. L.; & Lord, A. R.
 
Published   215-219 Victoria St., Toronto: J. M. Dent & Sons (Canada) Ltd., nd
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   Geography
 

A World Geography For Canadian Schools New and Revised Edition

 
Call Number   1074.SS.Sec 1942 Den.c2
 
Authors   Denton, V. L.; & Lord, A. R.
 
Published   215-219 Victoria St., Toronto: J. M. Dent & Sons (Canada) Ltd., 1937, 1938, 1942
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   Geography
 

About Fun and Play

 
Call Number   235.LA.Prim 1967 Tud.c1
 
Authors   Tudyman, Al
 
Published   Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Stanwix House, Inc., 1967
 
Type of Item   Primer
 
Series   Functional Basic Reading Series
 
Grade Level   Primary (Prim)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Reading
 

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