Jerry Raynor Papers

Manuscript Collection #724
Raynor, Jerry
Physical description
2 Cubic Feet, 6400 items
Preferred Citation
Jerry Raynor Papers (#724), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
No restrictions

Photographic prints (undated)

Biographical/historical information

Jerry Raynor (1926-1992) was a writer and editor at the Greenville Daily Reflector from 1968 to 1990. At the time of his retirement he was producing and editing the features section of the paper. A native of Williamston, N.C., Raynor came to the Daily Reflector after having served in the U.S. Army from 1945 to 1968, including a stint in Vietnam.

Administrative information
Custodial History

March 5, 1996, (unprocessed), ca. 6,400 items; Photographic prints. Donor: Estate of Jerry Raynor.

February 20, 1997, (unprocessed addition 1), ca. 6,500 items; Photographic negatives. Donor: Ms. Patsy O'Leary.

June 12, 1998, (unprocessed addition 2), 2 cubic feet; Original typescript drafts of literary works, including short stories, poetry, essays, play scripts, and miscellany. Donor: Dr. Karen Baldwin.

Source of acquisition

Gift of the estate of Jerry Raynor

Gift of Patsy O'Leary

Gift of Dr. Karen Baldwin

Processing information

Encoded by Apex Data Services

Copyright notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Related material

Jerry Raynor Papers (Manuscript Collection #826)

Jerry Raynor Collection,1969-1990, North Carolina Collection, Joyner Library, East Carolina University.

Key terms
Personal Names
Raynor, Jerry
Journalists--North Carolina--Greenville
Newspaper editors--North Carolina--Greenville
North Carolina--Photographs

Container list
Box 1 Barn and Shed Photographs
Box 2 House Photographs
Box 3 Landmarks, Military, Indians, Reenactments
Box 4 Boat Photographs
Box 5 North Carolina Landscape Photography
Box 6 People Identified
Box 7 People (couples), People at Work
Box 8 People Photographs
Box 9 People and Children
Box 10 People
Box 11 Works of Art
Box 12 Foreign Postcards, Color Photos
Box 14 Special Effects, Snow and Winter Scenes, Shapes and Textures
Box 15 Vehicles, Misc. Objects, Stairs and Fences
Box 16 Vegetable Story
Box 17 Jerry Raynor Papers
Box 18 Jerry Raynor Papers
Box 19 Jerry Raynor Papers
Box 20 Jerry Raynor Articles
Box 21 Papers
Box 22 Papers
Box 23 Papers
Box 24 Papers
Box 25 Negatives
Box 26 Negatives
Box 27 Negatives
Box 28 Negatives
Box 29 Negatives
Box 30 Negatives
Box 31 Negatives
Box 32 Negatives
Box 33 Negatives
Box 34 Negatives
Box 35 Negatives
Box 36 Negatives