March 26, 2019 (unprocessed), 1.5 cubic feet; The Louis Orr Collection contains a set of forty-eight prints [of the original fifty-one print set] made from etchings of North Carolina historical landmarks and architectural sites. The etchings were created from 1939 to 1952 by artist Louis Orr, a world-renown etcher, at the behest of North Carolina resident Robert Lee Humber who wanted to preserve North Carolina's heritage by providing the artwork to schools, colleges, public libraries and institutions throughout the state. forty-eight prints of etchings. Signed by Louis Orr. Black & White. Matted. Original matted dimensions: 15.5" x 17". Print dimensions: 13.25" x 16". Transferred from Joyner Library, East Carolina University.
Transferred from J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University
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Louis Orr Collection (#1055), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Encoded by Lindsay Flood, April 3, 2008