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This is a collection guide. It is a description of archival material held in the Special Collections Division,
J.Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University. The materials described here are physically available in our
reading room. None of the original documents in this collection are digitally available online at this time.
Papers (1854 -1967) including correspondence, literary manuscripts, speeches, tape recordings, scrapbooks, photographs, newspaper clippings, pamphlets and miscellany.
Interviews of graduates of East Carolina who were the first in their family to attend and graduate from college.
Papers from Wayne Williams while he was writing "Beginning of the School of Medicine at East Carolina University". Includes typescripts from interviews Williams conducted, newspaper articles about history of hospital, information on Pitt County Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees and Foundation, general source material on nursing, and drafts of book.
Collection (circa 1988) of research material and interview transcripts compiled by the donor for his UNC-TV documentary
Boogie in Black and White, a film about the making of the movie
Pitch a Boogie Woogie. This movie was shot in Greenville, North Carolina in 1947 using a local cast of African American musicians and actors, by John W. Warner, then owner of the Plaza Theatre in Greenville. The material i...
Papers (1876-1988) including correspondence, clippings, genealogical data, literary manuscripts, books, articles, short stories, reviews, book proofs, biographical publications, photographs.
This collection contains twenty-four pages of genealogical notes related to Beaufort County, N.C., families including Bonner, Snoad, Smallwood, and Latham written by Lucretia Hughes of Washington, N.C.; and a scrapbook of "About Town" columns (1946-1947) written by Penelope Bogart (Rodman) as a teenager for the
Washington News published in Washington, N.C. Also included are two typescripts of interviews done in 1938 wit...
Interviews with members of the U. S. Navy B-1 Band, the first African-American Navy Band during World War II.
Materials Dealing with UFO sightings by crew of USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CVA-42). (undated)