The East Carolina Manuscript Collection contains nearly 1,800 collections of historical documentation including correspondence, diaries, business records, organizational records, church records, maps, genealogy notes, and photographs, plus some 210 original oral history memoirs. Guides to all of these collections are available here online, with over 750 of these guides being very detailed. Guides to records in the University Archives are also available.

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    Oral history of former Farmville mayor William E. Joyner interviewed by Barbara Willis Roebuck. Joyner, a nati...