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    [Golden Apple award]
    Creation Date: 1985
    Catalog ID: 2019.12.2
    Brass apple sculpture presented as award by KCTS public television station, January 16, 1985, to Washington State Governor Booth Gardner's administration for excellence in teaching and leadership. Made of brass, gold in color. Cast leaf and stem fixed to molded and polished body of apple. Round, thin, black rubber protector glued to bottom of apple base. Engraved on apple: GARDNER ADMINISTRATION/ JANUARY 16,1985
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    [Record of payment to James H. Wilbur for teaching]
    Creation Date: 1860
    Catalog ID: 2008.67.40
    Call Number: EPH/979.755/Un3w/1860
    Single sheet handwritten statement explaining payment of $86.65 to James H. Wilbur as superintendent of teaching at the Yakama Nation. Signed by W.B. Gernell, sub-Indian agent W.T. Written crosswise in red : "Cancelled two vouchers issued in lieu of this, one 238.88, one 47.77." Title assigned by cataloger.
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    Gulliver's Travels
    Creation Date: 1890-1910
    Catalog ID: 1981.17.31
    a) box base; b) box lid; c) 28 blocks
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    [Science Book]
    Creation Date: Sep. 19, 1961
    Catalog ID: C1986.43.61.9.19.1
    4 Photographic negatives of chidlren with science books and a display. Photo ran September 24, p. 4 and accompanied a story about new science books for the Lydia Hawk elementary school. Congress appropriated funds to send portable science libraries to 800 schools, and this school in Lacey, WA, Thurston County was chosen. Pictured are glen LaBonte and Joey Doench.
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    Hippety Hop
    Creation Date: 1940-1950
    Catalog ID: 1997.52.159
    A children's board game called "Hippety Hop". On the cover of the game is a child on a chicken, a bird on a chicken, a dog, a sign with Hippety Hop and mushrooms. Inside is the gameboard, spinner and 4 wooden colored tokens.
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    Theory and art of penmanship : a manual for teachers
    Creation Date: 1865
    Catalog ID: 1969.18.2
    Call Number: 652.1/T343p/1865
    152 page illustrated manual (19x12 cm.) for teachers "containing a full statement of Payson, Dunton, and Scribner's celebrated method of teaching, including class-drill, writing in concert, criticism and correction of errors, hints towards awakening interest, etc." Fifth edition. Published in Boston in 1865. John O. Peterson collection. Peterson was Supervisor of Penmanship for Tacoma Public Schools.
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    Rules and regulations with the course of study: For the Roslyn City Schools
    Creation Date: 1901
    Catalog ID: 2002.1.27
    Call Number: EPH/979.757/R733r/1901
    33 p.; ill.; 20 cm.Images of the schools included. Details of each course of study included.
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    So. Prairie School
    Creation Date: ca. 1909
    Catalog ID: 1987.16.17
    Call Number: PHOTO-B/1987.16.16
    View of classroom in South Prairie School, Pierce County, WA, ca. 1909. All of the students sit at their desks with hands folded. The teacher sits at her desk at the front of the room. A man, possibly the school principal, stands in the corner looking at the students. Various lessons are written on the blackboard. A portrait of George Washington hangs on the wall. The image is one of four mounted on board, the others being: exterioir of South Prairie School; exterior of Burnett School, and classroom scene at Burnett School.
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    Attention tax payers!: how is our special school tax money spent?
    Creation Date: [ca. 1925]
    Catalog ID: 2000.17.1
    Call Number: EPH-A/979.782/At81t/1925
    1 sheet; 30 cm.; Black print on orange
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    Frank B. Brouillet: an oral history
    Creation Date: c1999
    Catalog ID: 2006.1.8
    Call Number: OVERSIZE/979.7097/B797f/1999
    123 p.; ill.; 28 cm.; 2006.1.8