Collection 5 - School Supply Catalogue collection

Identity area

Reference code



School Supply Catalogue collection


  • 1912-1980 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

16 cm of textual records

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history


Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

This collection contains a number of school supply catalogues from the mid-20th century. These catalogues include supplies such as school furniture, maps and globes, art supplies, science supplies, and school readers.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

This collection has been arranged into series according to the company that produced the catalogues. Files within these series have been arranged according to the name of the catalogue, as some companies have produced different "lines" of catalogues concurrently.

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Dates of creation revision deletion

Created by Cassidy Foxcroft, August 2018.




Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places