School equipment, School Exercise Book and Standard Certificate, William Reay, 1...

Name/Title

School equipment, School Exercise Book and Standard Certificate, William Reay, 1887

About 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.

Maker

William Reay

Maker Role

Author

Maker

New Zealand Education Department

Maker Role

Producer

Date Made

1882-1887

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Otago

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper;
processed material, metal
processed material, cardboard

Measurements

h 119mm x w 102mm (certificate)
h 250mm x w 190mm x d 16mm (exercise book)

Subject and Association Keywords

education (general)

Subject and Association Keywords

education, secondary education, high schools

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object Type

document

Object number

CT80.1325 c, e

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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