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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British Columbia Readers: Third Reader

 
Call Number   16.LA.Elem 1916 Bri.c2
 
 
Published   Toronto : W.J. Gage Co. Limited, 1916
 
Type of Item   Reader
 
Series   British Columbia Readers
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Reading
 

British Columbia Sings Centennial School Songs

 
Call Number   1404.MU.Elem 1958 Rob.c1
 
Authors   Roberts, Ifor; & Gibbard, Donald C.; & Murray, John S.
 
Published   British Columbia: British Columbia Centennial Committee & the Department of Education, 1958
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   Music
 
Subject Level 2   General
 

British Columbia: Challenge in Abundance

 
Call Number   1086.SS.Sec 1966 McD.c1
 
Authors   McDonald, Herbert L.
 
Published   Vancouver: The Canadian Confederation Centennial Committee of British Columbia, 1966
 
Type of Item   Library Book
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   Geography
 

Broad Horizons 6

 
Call Number   292.LA.Elem 1963 Joh.c2
 
Authors   Johnson, F. Henry; & Covell, Harold M.; & Dewar, Gudrun; & Dolmage, Grace; & Greer, Marion; & Shopland, Stella
 
Published   Toronto, Vancouver: J. M. Dent & Sons (Canada) Limited, 1963
 
Type of Item   Reader
 
Series   The Canadian Heritage Readers
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Reading
 

Building For Health

 
Call Number   1373.PE.Elem 1936 Sim.c1
 
Authors   Simpson, Ruby M.
 
Published   toronto, Halifax: The Ryerson Press, 1936
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
Series   Health Happiness Success Series
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   Health and Physical Education
 
Subject Level 2   General
 

Building the Canadian Nation

 
Call Number   907.SS.Sec 1942 Bro.c1
 
Authors   Brown, George W.
 
Published   Toronto, Vancouver: J. M Dent & Sons (Canada) Limited, 1942
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   History
 

Building Your Career In Pitman Shorterhand

 
Call Number   1575.BE.Sec 1975 Rei.c2
 
Authors   Reid, George E. & Scott, Esther M. & Angus, Marion
 
Published   517 Wellington Street West, Toronto, Canada M5V 1G1: Pitman Publishing, 1975
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Business Education
 
Subject Level 2   Shorthand
 

Business Applications in Typewriting

 
Call Number   1625.BE.Sec 1976 Far.c1
 
Authors   Farmer, Geraldine M.; & Graham, Elizabeth j.; & Jenkins, Lois M
 
Published   Agincourt, Ontario: Gage Educational Publishing Limited, 1976
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Business Education
 
Subject Level 2   Office Procedures
 

Business Education Curriculum Guide (8-12)1979

 
Call Number   1629.BE.Sec 1979 Bus.c1
 
Authors   Ministry of Education, Science and Tecnology, Province of British Columbia
 
Published   Curriculum Development Branch, Mnistry of Education, Science and Technology, Province of British Columbia
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Business Education
 
Subject Level 2   Office Procedures
 

Business Filing

 
Call Number   1607.BE.Sec 1943 Bas.c1
 
Authors   Bassett, E. D.; & Agnew, Peter l.
 
Published   Cincinnati, New York, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco: South-Western Publishing Company, 1943
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Business Education
 
Subject Level 2   Office Procedures
 

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