Records of the East Carolina Native American Organization

University Archives #UA45-06

  • Descriptive Summary
    Title: Records of East Carolina Native American Organization
    Creator: East Carolina Native American Organization.
    Repository: East Carolina University Archives
    Language: English
    Abstract: Collection contains documents related to the activities of the East Carolina Native American Organization and their cultural objects.
    Extent: 15.0 Linear feet,
  • Description

    Collection contains printed materials documenting the activities of the organization as well as cultural objects belonging to the organization.

  • Biographical / Historical Note

    The East Carolina Native American Organization was founded in 1971 as a community among the Native American students at East Carolina University. The organization also sponsors programs to increase awareness and understanding of Native American cultures by the campus and surrounding community.

  • Administrative Information
    Access Restrictions

    The collection is open for research use.

    Copyright Notice

    This material is made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to taking precautions against infringement of copyright and respecting the publication rights of reproduced materials. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards. Any materials used should be fully credited with their source according to the example given in the Preferred Citation note. Requests for assistance with citations and images of publication quality should be directed to This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state law. The user assumes full responsibility for using such information and is advised that the disclosure of such information about identifiable living individuals without their consent may have legal ramifications.

    Preferred Citation

    [Item description].  Records of East Carolina Native American Organization.  UA45-06, [Box number].  University Archives, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.

Container List

  • Printed Material, 1989-2007
    Constitution, 1989-1991
    Roster, 1990-1991
    Minutes, 1990-1991
    Newspaper Clippings, 1990-2003
    North Carolina Native American Council on Higher Education, 1990-1992
    Pow Wow Flyers, 1991-2005
    Correspondence, 1991, Undated
    Publicity, 1990, Undated
    Agendas, 2007
    UNC Campus Scholarship, Undated
  • Artifacts
    Arrows with Turkey Feathers, Undated
    Fragile Bow, Undated
    Club, Undated
    Beaver Fur, Undated
    Berry Necklace, Undated
    Chocker, Undated
    Beaded Hair Barettes, Undated
    Grapevine Dream Catcher, Undated
    Sweet Grass and pine Needle Basket, Undated
    Beaded Medicine Bag, Undated
    Turqoise Neclace, Undated
    Turqoise Necklace with Cross, Undated
    Large Drum, Undated
    Water Gourd, Undated
    Sage, Undated
    Flute, Undated
    Wooden Flute, Undated
    Colorful Blanket, Undated
    Drum, Undated
    "Sun and Moon" Sand Tile, Undated
    Deerbone Knife, Undated
    Turkey Fan, Undated
    Clay Pot, Undated
    Pottery, Undated
    Large Dream Catcher, Undated
    Small Dream Catcher, Undated
    Shawl, Undated
  • Photographs
    ECNAO Powwow, mid 1990's
    North Carolina Native American College and Higher Education Organization (NCNACHOE) Annual Conference, 1996
    Spring ECNAO Powwow, 2001
    Football Game Tailgate, Native Students and Alumni, 2002
    School of Science and Math Powwow, February 2002
    Photographs - ECNAO Powwow, Spring 2003
    ECNAO Displays, Undated
    ECNAO Meetings On and Off Campus, Undated
    ECNAO Families Doing Service Work, Undated
    Canned Food Drive During Native American Heritage Month, Undated
    Educational Awareness Event, Undated

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Sensitive Materials Statement

Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection, without the consent of those individuals, may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which East Carolina University assumes no responsibility.

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