Object ID 001326
Object Name McGuffery's Eclectic Spelling Book
Object Desc McGuffey's Eclectic Spelling Book, revised edition. Van Antwerp, Bragg & Co.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY001127
General Category Printed Material
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 7, Shelf 20
Object Date 1879
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords Van Antwerp, Bragg & Co.,spelling books,Watkins, W.B.,children's books,McGuffey Readers,books,Eclectic Educational Series,textbooks,hardcover books,primers,
Title McGuffey's Eclectic Spelling Book
Series Eclectic Educational Series
Edition revised edition
Description / Abstract This educational spelling book is a revised edition of the original eclectic spelling book The book's focus is to instruct the student on various spelling lessons and relate them to pictures and sounds to help with memorizing.
Physical Description 144 p. The book is hardcover with a pasted illustration on the cover and back cover. The illustration is in black ink; scrolling on the front with the title and publisher and scrolling and a ship on the back. It has various black and white illustrations, some of which have been colored by its owner. There are names written in pencil in the front cover, possibly of the books various owners; there are also 3 colored stamps of what appears to be a duck. In the back 4 pages and inside back cover there is a segment in Spanish written in pencil as well as various names with a number next to them. Measurements: 7.5" length/height and 5" width.
Publisher Van Antwerp, Bragg & Co.
Publisher Details Cincinnati and New York
Spine / Label weak, unreadable
Date JAN 24,2014
Assessor Cassie Coffey
Notes The binding of the book is very loose and many of the pages as well as the cover are ripped and damaged. There is tape inside some of the pages. Many of the pages are writtten on or colored. There are also smudges and stains.
Date JUN 21,2014
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 20 from Room 1, Shelf 18 - automatic entry by admin