School equipment, School Exercise Book and Standard Certificate, William Reay, 1...
School equipment, School Exercise Book and Standard Certificate, William Reay, 1887About this object
School Exercise Book and Standard Certificate, William Reay, 1887.
The standard Certificate records that William Reay of Owake Public School, passed examination from the First Standard in 1882 through to the Fifth Standard in 1886.
An exercise book has mathematical examples beautifully written and on the inside cover, William Reay has written his name with the date 1887 and address as Owake. He has also written, present address, Waronui, Milton, Otago.
This book may have been used by William as a teaching or reference book. The mathematical problems would be very difficult for many of us to solve today even with our calculators.
processed material, paper;
processed material, metal
processed material, cardboard
h 119mm x w 102mm (certificate)
h 250mm x w 190mm x d 16mm (exercise book)
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".
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