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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Canadian Nature

 
Call Number   1252.SC.Sec 1948 Whi.c1
 
Authors   Whittemore A. R.
 
Published   Toronto: Canadian Nature Magazine, 1948
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Science
 
Subject Level 2   Nature Studies
 

Canadian Problem and Practice Arithmetics - First Book

 
Call Number   783.MT.Prim nd Smi.c1
 
Authors   Smith, David Eugene; & Luse, Eva May; & Morss, Edward Longworth; & Addison, Wilfred Marven
 
Published   Boston, Montreal, London: Ginn and Company, nd
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Primary (Prim)
 
Subject Level 1   Mathematics
 
Subject Level 2   Arithmetic
 

Canadian School Geography Supplementary Chapter for British Columbia

 
Call Number   1019.SS.Sec 1926 Cor.c1
 
Authors   Cornish, George A.; & Denton, V. L.
 
Published   Toronto & London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1926
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   Geography
 

Canadian School Geography With A Supplementary Chapter on British Columbia

 
Call Number   1548.SS.Sec 1931 Cor.c1
 
Authors   Cornish, George A.
 
Published   Toronto & London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1929, 1931
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   Geography
 

Canadian Series Introductory English Grammar

 
Call Number   702.EG.Elem 1868 Dav.c1
 
Authors   Davies, H. W.
 
Published   Toronto: The Copp, Clark Co., 1868, 1880
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
Series   Canadian National Series of School Books
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Grammar / Composition
 

Canadian Social Studies Atlas

 
Call Number   1110.SS.Sec 1966 Won.c1
 
Authors   Wonders, Lillian J. & Mindak, H. E.
 
Published   Toronto, Vancouver: J. M. Dent & Sons (Canada) Ltd., 1966
 
Type of Item   Atlas
 
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   Geography
 

Canadian Vibrations Canadiennes

 
Call Number   1409.MU.Elem 1972 Fow.c2
 
Authors   Fowke, Edith; & Morrison, Bram
 
Published   Toronto: The Macmillian Company of Canada Limited, 1972
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   Music
 
Subject Level 2   General
 

Canadians of Long Ago

 
Call Number   902.SS.Elem 1951 Kid.c1
 
Authors   Kidd, Kenneth E.
 
Published   55 Barber Greene Road, Don Mills, Ontario: Longmans Canada Limited, 1951
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
 
Grade Level   Elementary (Elem)
 
Subject Level 1   Social Studies
 
Subject Level 2   History
 

Carpentry and Joinery

 
Call Number   1361.IA.Sec nd na.c1
 
Authors   na
 
Published   London, Melbourne and Toronto: Ward, Lock & Co., Ltd., nd
 
Type of Item   Textbook
 
Series   Ward, Lock & Co.'s Series of Useful Books
 
Grade Level   Secondary (Sec)
 
Subject Level 1   Industrial Arts and Technology
 
Subject Level 2   Woodwork
 

Cartwheels

 
Call Number   219.LA.Prim 1986 Tho.c1
 
Authors   Thorn, Elizabeth A.; & Irwin, Joan M.
 
Published   Toronto, Ontario Canada: Gage Educational Publishing Company, A Division of Canada Publishing Corporation, 1968
 
Type of Item   Library Book
 
 
Grade Level   Primary (Prim)
 
Subject Level 1   English / Language Arts
 
Subject Level 2   Reading
 

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