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19th Century Schoolbooks


19th Century Schoolbooks

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Digital editions of 141 19th-century schoolbooks and two surveys of historic schoolbooks written by Emeritus Professor John Nietz have been put online in a format that contains page images as well as searchable text.  This is a fraction of the total Nietz Old Textbook Collection available through Special Collections, University Library System, University of Pittsburgh, which began with 9000 volumes but has since grown to more than 16,000.  The books include some by Noah Webster and Holmes... More
Material Type: Collection
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: November 06, 2013
Date Modified in MERLOT: November 06, 2013
Submitter: Sue Patrick
Keywords: religion, history, arithmetic, reading, geography, spelling, gender, race relations, 19th-century United States, civics, biology, schoolbooks


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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
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