Thousands of images, texts, and audio/video from ECU's diverse collections and beyond.

Browse Collections
A.R. Ammons Collection
African American History
Alice Person
The Attic Collection
Bath Tricentennial Collection
Beyond Bricks and Mortar
Country Doctor Museum
The Daily Reflector Image Collection
Early American History
Eastern North Carolina Postcard Collection
Eastern Reflector Newspaper Collection
ECU History
ECU School of Music Recordings
Fine and Performing Arts
Health and Medicine
Historic Hope Plantation
Institute of Outdoor Theatre Collection
Latino Leadership in Eastern North Carolina
Laupus Health Sciences History Collections
Manufacturing and Business
Military History
Municipal Works
Naval and Maritime History
North Carolina History and Fiction Collection
North Carolina Maps Collection
North Carolina Missionaries
Pitt County 250th Anniversary Collection
Politics and Government
Regional/National events
Robert C. Caldwell Collection
September 11, 2001, Student Reactions
Social and Family Life
Special Collections Oral History Collection
Special Collections Staff Pick Collection
Stuart Wright Collection
Sustainable World
Tobacco Farm Life Museum
Women's History
Browse Format
Subject Cloud
Our Mission
Buildings Upon the Past logo
East Carolina University Veterans' Gallery

To document that commitment to service, the University Archives in partnership with Digital Collections seeks to collect and document the images and stories of those who have served. View Homepage

North Carolina Periodicals Index icon
North Carolina Periodicals Index

Provides access to articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics, including the arts, business, culture, history, law, natural resources, public policy, tourism, and travel. View Homepage

Desegregation icon
Tearing Down the Wall: Desegregation at East Carolina University

Joyner Library’s Special Collections division has created this website to tell the story of East Carolina University’s journey through southern desegregation. View Homepage

Heritage Hall
Heritage Hall: Remembering the History of East Carolina University

Explore East Carolina’s history from its founding to the present to learn more about the events that have shaped our institution. View Homepage

East Carolina Manuscript Collection logo
East Carolina Manuscript Collection

Contains more than 1250 collections of historical documentation including correspondence, diaries, business and church records, maps, genealogy notes, and photographs, plus some 210 original oral history memoirs. View Homepage

Click here to see more Digital Collections projects!
negatives (photographic) photographs administrative records newspapers letters (correspondence) postcards books trade cards (advertising) oral histories programs (documents) musical performances microscopes Studio ceramics stereographs medical equipment color slides souvenir programs military records maps school yearbooks excerpts advertisements pamphlets clippings (information artifacts) specimens typescripts financial records deeds invitations covers (gathered matter components) envelopes certificates essays equipment drawings (visual works) technical drawings posters portraits book jackets diaries cards (information artifacts) minutes broadsides (notices) watercolors (paintings) memoirs architectural drawings (visual works) brochures speeches paper money receipts (financial records) genealogies (histories) programs newsletters cartoons (humorous images) memorandums booklets photocopies photograph albums notes scrapbooks notebooks dentures glass plate negatives government records contact sheets blueprints (reprographic copies) periodicals sheet music poetry woodcuts (prints) lecture notes lectures logs (records) charts (graphic documents) drafts (documents) fliers (printed matter) sketches sales catalogs reports tooth and tooth components lithographs ledgers (account books) engravings (prints) autobiographies business records menus family papers journals (accounts) keys (hardware) wills registers (lists) photographic prints playbills prints (visual works) pages (components) labels (identifying artifacts) greeting cards magazines (periodicals) models (representations) leaflets (printed works) medicine bottles calendars daybooks account books coupons Christmas cards bylaws (administrative records) black-and-white slides medicine chests journals (periodicals) paintings (visual works) orders (military records) obituaries prescription scales plans (maps) proposals title pages texts (documents) school records telegrams sound recordings show globes theses tickets uniforms recipes reminiscences schedules (time plans) proceedings land surveys examination tables flags galley proofs letter books minute books military passes bible records articles genealogies (histories) cabinet photographs bulletins bonds (negotiable instruments) charters caricatures cases (containers) comic books commode chairs composite photographs congressional records drug jars depositions dental cabinets cue sheets cultural artifacts cupping glasses cups bookmarks buggies (carriages) bumper stickers caps (headgear) cabinets (case furniture) 16mm assembly drawings affidavits application forms architectural documents biographies (documents) bleeding bowls automobiles bags (generic containers) ballots batteries (electrical) manometers mess kits muster rolls mortars (grinding tools) moving images license plates leech jars medicine spoons logos loyalty oaths folders (containers) frames (motion picture components) gloves gout stools fixed fans eulogies exhibition catalogs lanterns (lighting devices) judicial records jars handbills helmets hospital beds hot-water bottles indexes (reference sources) Indian clubs insignias interviews press releases poison bottles oil lamps oil paintings (visual works) nursing bottles passports paper airplanes scorebooks scores screenplays scripts (documents) sermons skull (skeleton component) slides (photographs) songbooks ships' logs ships' manifests short stories scarves (costume accessories) proverbs resolutions (administrative records) respirators résumés (personnel records) rings (jewelry) rolltop desks rosters saddlebags (containers) saddles (seats) safes (storage containers) visiting cards warrants tile tooth stereoscopes signs (declatory or advertising artifacts) spoons telephones television scripts summonses surgical instruments tablecloths tags

* This is random sample of subjects, for more view the subject page or shuffle this cloud

Football referees Grieg, Edvard, 1843-1907 Tattooing Horse boarding facilities Liability insurance History,  Military Pageants Cook family Mundell, W. L American Heart Association Minges Bottling Group Roanoke Rapids (N.C.) Ervin, Sam J. (Sam James), 1896-1985 Tiles Phytotherapy Farhadi, Maliha Beggar-weed Political campaigns Hysteria Whooping Cough Union Chapel Christian Church (Onslow County, N.C.) Morgan's Motel Logging trucks Cebu City (Philippines) Bowdoin (Ship) North Carolina Academy of Science Railroad bridges East Carolina College. Board of Trustees Stroke Chapel Hill (N.C.) 1897-1901 Loblolly pine Bath County (N.C.) Elkins (W. Va.) College teachers Electric utlities Cake Simpson, Malcolm Robbins (N.C.) Castelloe, Jesse Woodrow, 1913-1980 Olive Thurlow (Ship) Justices of the peace Manteo (N.C.) Child welfare Typewriters Snow, B. G. (Benjamin G.) Escambia (Ship) Reparations Caricatures and cartoons Nielson, Rhonda M. Costa, John East Carolina University. Faculty Senate Schwartz, Delmore, 1913-1966 Press conferences Crane, William Montgomery, 1784-1846 Communist Party of Lesotho Smilax Politicians' spouses Prevention and control Epilepsy Carolina Motor Club Plaid Hordeum Wooten family Solomon's seal Operas, Chinese Street signs Jesus Christ Linder, Thomas William Caldwell, J. M. MacMillan, Oscar D. Economic aspects Tennis Scott, William Kerr, 1896-1958 Foreign study Concord (N.H.) Pi Kappa Phi Egypt Wallace, June B. Alexander, S. Rudolph Women electric industry workers Government purchasing of real property Doors Tarawa Atoll (Kiribati) Evaluation Mountain play Texas Tenure Yearbooks Weighing instruments Excavation Hudston, J. Brodie, Edward H. Water bottles Bates, J. Leonard (James Leonard) African American agricultural extension workers Trent, Mack Parris, Jr. Gregory, Richard Henry, 1876-1955 Spender, Stephen, 1909-1995 United States. Army. Infantry Division, 86th Norway Northern Mariana Islands Prisoners and prisons, Japanese Paterson (N.J.) Bars (Drinking establishments) Office buildings Drunk driving Powell, Deborah Butz, Earl L. (Earl Lauer), 1909-2008 Pitt County (N.C.). Board of Elections Radio and television towers Administration Fantasticks Fordham family Political science teachers Outlaw, Doris Croom Forest surveys Dance parties Chancellorsville, Battle of, Chancellorsville, Va., 1863 Aerial views Witnesses Watercolor painting Seaboard Air Line Railroad Company Philippine Sea, Battle of the, 1944 (June 19-21) United States. Marine Corps. Marine Regiment, 14th Bombers Freemasonry Arenas Indians of North America Agricultural exhibitions Lauth, David F., 1928-2011 Actresses Havana (Cuba) Manson (N.C.) Spaulding, Lloyd F. Tax collection Maps, Manuscript Refuse collectors Art museum directors School libraries Bunk beds Wade, Carol Atlantic Ocean Mills, Jackie Hu, Jintao, 1942- Cox, William Ruffin, 1832-1919 Executives Piglets Smith, Sally Phillips Hagerty, Harry

The Digital Collections unit supports the research and teaching mission of East Carolina University and preserves the cultural heritage of the eastern North Carolina community through digital initiatives, especially the creation of digital library materials and tools.
Read More