The San José State Normal School Teaching Tools Collection (1896-1927), consists of various teaching materials used to educate young children at the Normal Training School. The collection includes Friedrich Froebel's Kindergarten Gifts and Occupations as well as sewing and reading cards and other manipulative objects manufactured by the Milton Bradley Company. The collection is arranged into a single series: Series I. Educational Teaching Tools, 1896-1927.
The San José State Normal School Teaching Tools Collection, MSS-2009-02-06, San José State University Library Special Collections and Archives.