Nineteenth-Century Textbooks in Special Collections
"Good Books Make Better Children"
Special Collections holds a fascinating collection of children's books that originated from the early Curriculum Lab Collection at the Washington State Normal School. First assembled to be used as study aids for aspiring teachers, this collection can be utilized today as a research resource for a variety of topics, such as the history of education in America, publishing history, or the development of the American child.
Physical and digital exhibits by Anne Bahde