Records of John Decatur Messick's Tenure as President of East Carolina Teachers College And East Carolina College, 1947-1959

University Archives #02-05

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Series 1 :
Personal Papers, 1947-1993 (Bulk, 1947-1959)
  • Box 1
    • Folder 1
      Biographical Information, 1958-1959
    • Folder 2
      Birthday Cards and Telegrams, Postcards, 1950-1959
    • Folder 3
      Events Attended by Messick, Programs, 1948-1955
    • Folder 4
      Family Correspondence, 1947, 1952
    • Folder 5
      Family Correspondence, 1947, 1952
    • Folder 6
      Griffith, Andy, Signed Letter to Dr. Messick, n.d.
    • Folder 7
      High School Commencement Programs, with Messick as speaker, 1949, 1951, 1959
    • Folder 8
      Inauguration Program, Messick as President of ECTC, 1948
    • Folder 9
      Membership Certificates, 1949-1959, 1964, 1983-1984
    • Folder 10
      Messick, John D., Handwritten Letter Reflecting on his Tenure as President, 1960
    • Folder 11
      Messick, John D., at State Teachers College, Lyndon Center, Vermont, 1961
    • Folder 12
      News Articles, about Messick's activities, 1951, 1953-1954
    • Folder 13
      Newpaper Articles, 1947, 1956, 1959-1960, 1966
    • Folder 14
      Personal Correspondence, 1944, 1946-1947, 1950, 1952-1953, 1957-1959
    • Folder 15
      Photocopied Newspaper Articles, about Messick, 1948, 1950, 1954, 1957-1958, 1965, 1968, 1981-1982, 1993
    • Folder 16
      Portrait of Messick, correspondence concerning, 1952
    • Folder 17
      Publication fo Messick's book "School Boards, Their Powers and Discretions", correspondence concerning, 1947
    • Folder 18
      Report from... East Carolina College, a letter from the president, 1956
    • Folder 19
      Resignation Correspondence, October 22, 1959 - October 26, 1959
    • Folder 20
      Resignation Correspondence, October 27, 1959 - December 28, 1959
    • Folder 21
      Speech on WNCT, 1954
    • Folder 22
      Stock Letter to Friends, 1947
    • Folder 23
      To My Successor as President, 1959
    • Folder 24
      Personal Correspondence, Post-Presidency, 1977-1978, 1982-1990, 1994
Series 2 :
State Correspondence, 1947-1959
  • Box 2
    • Folder 2
      Copeland, J. William, State Senator, 1959
    • Folder 3
      Erwin, Clyde A., Superintendent of Public Instruction, 1950-1953
    • Folder 4
      Eure, Thad, NC Secretary of State, 1954, 1957
    • Folder 5
      Greensboro Daily News, Editor H. W. Kendall, 1950-1959
    • Folder 6
      Gregory, Carson, NC House of Representatives, Harnett County, 1959
    • Folder 7
      Hewlett, Addison, NC House of Representatives, 1959
    • Folder 8
      Hodges, Luther, Governor of North Carolina, 1952-1956
    • Folder 9
      Hodges, Luther, Governor of North Carolina, 1957-1959
    • Folder 1a
      Atomic Energy Advisory Committee, 1957, 1959
    • Folder 1b
      Burlington Industries Foundation, 1955, 1958
    • Folder 1c
      Christian Science Committee on Publication for North Carolina, 1959
    • Folder 10
      Horne, Josh, Rocky Mount Telegram, 1953, 1956-1957, 1959
    • Folder 11
      Humber, Robert Lee, State Senator, 1949-1951, 1959
    • Folder 12
      Jones, Dr. Paul E., State Senator, 1953, 1957
    • Folder 13
      Jones, Walter, NC House of Representatives, 1959
    • Folder 14
      Kirkman, O. Arthur, State Senator, 1957, 1959
    • Folder 14b
      McMullan, Harry, NC Attorney General, 1949, 1953
    • Folder 15
      The News and Observer - The Raleigh Times, 1947-1948, 1950, 1955-1957, 1959
    • Folder 16
      North Carolina Board of Higher Education, 1956-1958
    • Folder 17a
      North Carolina Budget Bureau, 1947-1952
    • Folder 17b
      North Carolina Budget Bureau, 1953-1956
    • Folder 17c
      North Carolina Budget Bureau, 1957-1959
    • Folder 18a
      North Carolina Citizens Committee For Better Schools, 1957
    • Folder 18b
      North Carolina Committee on Appropriations, University Funding Conflict, 1957, 1959
    • Folder 19
      North Carolina Council on Economic Education, 1954
    • Folder 20a
      North Carolina Department of Administration, 1957-1959
    • Folder 20b
      North Carolina Department of Archives and History, 1950-1951
    • Folder 21
      North Carolina Department of Conservation and Development, 1952-1953, 1956-1958
    • Folder 22
      North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, 1948-1953, 1955, 1957, 1959
    • Folder 23
      North Carolina Education Association, 1948-1949, 1952-1954, 1957, 1959
    • Folder 24
      North Carolina Insurance Department, 1954
    • Folder 25
      North Carolina Literary and Historical Association, 1955, 1957-1959
    • Folder 26
      North Carolina Society for Crippled Children and Adults, 1953, 1955-1957, 1959
    • Folder 27
      North Carolina State Board of Health, 1952-1954
    • Folder 28
      North Carolina State Board of Public Welfare, 1952, 1954, 1956, 1958
    • Folder 29
      Owens, Edward L., State Senator, 1957
    • Folder 30
      Rodman, William B., NC Attorney General, 1953-1955
    • Folder 31
      Scott, W. Kerr, Governor of North Carolina, 1948-1949, 1952, 1954, 1956
    • Folder 32
      State Highway Commission, 1951-1952, 1954, 1956-1957
    • Folder 33
      State of North Carolina Personnel Department, 1956-1959
    • Folder 34
      State School Boards Association, 1947-1949, 1956
    • Folder 35
      State Treasurers, Charles M. Johnson and Edwin Gill, 1947, 1958
    • Folder 36
      Umstead, William B., Governor of North Carolina and US Senator, 1948, 1951-1954
    • Folder 37
      Winston-Salem Journal, 1957, 1959
    • Folder 38
      Wooten, Frank M., Jr., NC House of Representatives, 1959
    • Folder 39
      Worthington, Sam O., NC House of Representatives, 1955
Series 3 :
National Correspondence, 1947-1959
  • Box 3
    • Folder 1
      American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, Accrediting Committee, 1949-1951
    • Folder 2
      American Association of University Women, 1953
    • Folder 3
      Chicago Tribune, Editor William D. Maxwell, 1957
    • Folder 4
      Comptroller General of the United States, 1953
    • Folder 5
      Department of Defense Reserve Award, 1957
    • Folder 6
      Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, 1954-1959
    • Folder 7
      Ervin, Sam J., US Senator, 1954-1959
    • Folder 8
      Federal Security Agency Office of Education, 1951-1952
    • Folder 9
      Graham, Frank P., US Senator, President of UNC, 1948-1951
    • Folder 10
      Hickey, Thomas F., Lieutenant General, 1958
    • Folder 11
      Housing and Home Finance Agency, College Housing Loan Program, 1950-1951, 1955
    • Folder 12
      Housing and Home Finance Agency, Loan Interest Rates, 1956
    • Folder 13
      Housing and Home Finance Agency, Construction Bids, 1957
    • Folder 14
      Housing and Home Finance Agency, January - July 1958
    • Folder 15
      Housing and Home Finance Agency, August - October 1958
    • Folder 16
      Housing and Home Finance Agency, November-December 1958
    • Folder 17
      Housing and Home Finance Agency, 1959
    • Folder 18
      Jordan, B. Everett, US Senator, 1958-1959
    • Folder 19
      Judd, Walter H., US House of Representatives, 1952
    • Folder 2b
      Bonner, Herbert C., U.S. House of Representatives, 1951-1952
    • Folder 2c
      Bostian, Ruth, Former East Carolina Student, handicapped in an accident, 1950, 1959-1960
    • Folder 20
      National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, 1959
    • Folder 21
      National Commission on Teacher Education and Professional Standards, 1951
    • Folder 22
      National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, 1954
    • Folder 23
      National Defense Student Loan Fund, 1958-1959
    • Folder 24
      National School Boards Association, 1948-1949
    • Folder 25
      National Science Foundation, 1958-1959
    • Folder 26
      National Society of College Teachers of Education, 1955
    • Folder 27
      Oglesby, Henry, US House of Representatives, 1950-1951, 1953
    • Folder 28
      Time Magazine, correspondence with, 1947, 1953, 1957
    • Folder 29
      United States Department of Agriculture, 1953
    • Folder 30
      United States Information Agency, 1955-1957
    • Folder 31
      United States Information Agency, 1958-1959
    • Folder 32
      United States Information Agency Publications - Communist Media Developments, Voices of America, 13th Report to Congress, 1957-1959
    • Folder 33
      Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, 1959
Series 4 :
College Correspondence, 1947-1959
  • Box 4
    • Folder 1
      Ashbaugh, E.J., Dean of School of Education, Miami University, 1950
    • Folder 2
      Bostian, Carey H., Chancellor of North Carolina State College, 1953-1954, 1956, 1958-1959
    • Folder 3
      Browne, Kenneth A., Dean of Instruction, Maryland State College, 1954
    • Folder 4
      Caldwell, John T., President fo University of Arkansas, 1959
    • Folder 5
      Carr, James F., Placement and Financial Aids, Florida State University, 1958
    • Folder 6
      Edens, A. Hollis, President of Duke University, 1955
    • Folder 7
      Elon College, 1947
    • Folder 8
      Friday, William C. (Bill), President of UNC, 1957-1959
    • Folder 9
      George Peabody College, 1952-1953, 1955, 1957
    • Folder 10
      Gray, Gordon, President of UNC, 1950-1955
    • Folder 11
      Greene, Lt. William M. A., United States Naval Academy, 1954
    • Folder 12
      Gross, Paul, Dean of Graduate School Duke University, 1951
    • Folder 13
      Hager, Walter E., President of Wilson Teachers College, Washington D.C., 1954
    • Folder 14
      High Point College, 1958
    • Folder 15
      Hornbake, R. Lee, Dean of the Faculty, University of Maryland College Park, 1959
    • Folder 16
      House, Robert B., Chancellor of UNC, 1950, 1953, 1955-1957
    • Folder 17
      Kentucky Council on Public Higher Education, 1957
    • Folder 18
      Methodist College, Fayetteville, NC, 1959
    • Folder 19
      Moose, Phillip, President of Davidson College, 1952
    • Folder 20
      Morningside College, Honors System, 1958-1959
    • Folder 21
      New York University, 1951-1953, 1957-1958
    • Folder 22
      North Carolina State College of Agriculture and Engineering, 1951-1953, 1958-1959
    • Folder 23
      North Carolina Wesleyan College, 1956, 1958-1959
    • Folder 24
      Phelps School, Malvern, PA, 1959
    • Folder 25
      Phillips, Guy B., Dean of School of Education at UNC, Executive Secretary NC State School Board Association, 1947-1948, 1951-1952, 1954
    • Folder 26
      Plemmons, William H., President of Appalachian State Teachers College, 1956-1959
    • Folder 27
      Raper, W. Burkette, President of Mount Olive Junior College, 1956
    • Folder 28
      Reid, Paul, President of Western Carolina College, 1950-1951, 1956-1959
    • Folder 29
      Tribble, Harold W., President of Wake Forest College, 1951, 1956
    • Folder 30
      University of Florida, Gainesville, 1958-1959
    • Folder 31
      University of Indiana - Bloomington, Joint Doctoral Program in Education, 1956-1959
    • Folder 32
      University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, correspondence with various professors, 1948, 1951-1959
    • Folder 33
      University of Texas at Austin, 1955
    • Folder 34
      Western Kentucky State College, Murphy Beds, 1950
    • Folder 35
      Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Curry School, 1951
Series 5 :
Local Correspondence and Papers, 1947-1959
  • Box 5
    • Folder 1
      Blount Family, Judson, Marvin, and Leighton, 1949, 1952, 1954-1955
    • Folder 2
      Bloxam, Leonard P., Greenville City Manager, 1956-1957
    • Folder 3
      Campaign for the 48 States, 1956
    • Folder 4
      City Zoning Ordinance, Greenville, 1953
    • Folder 5
      Dees, Rev James P., Trinity Episcopal Church, 1959
    • Folder 6
      DeVisconti, Tabitha, 1952
    • Folder 7
      East Carolina College Scholarship Foundations, 1952-1956, 1958
    • Folder 8
      Eastern North Carolina Scholarship Foundation, 1953-1955
    • Folder 9
      "Eppes High School To Graduate Second Largest Class", 1954
    • Folder 10
      Greenville Chamber of Commerce, Willard T. Kyzer, 1948, 1955
    • Folder 11
      Greenville City Board of Education, Joint Operation of Training School, 1952
    • Folder 12
      Greenville City Police Department, 1952-1953, 1959
    • Folder 13
      Greenville Utilities Commission, Statement of Financial Condition, 1953
    • Folder 14
      Guaranty Bank and Trust Company, 1952, 1954-1956, 1959
    • Folder 15
      Hardee, Roy, 1956
    • Folder 16
      Howard, Charles, Greenville Tobacco Company, 1955, 1958
    • Folder 17
      James and Speight, Attorneys at Law, 1955
    • Folder 18
      Jordahl, Russell N., Camp Lejeune, 1955-1956
    • Folder 19
      Joyner, Max, student behavior on Holly Street, 1958
    • Folder 20
      Pace, Dr. Karl B., 1954
    • Folder 21
      Pate, Edwin, Laurinburg, NC, 1954, 1956
    • Folder 22
      Pearsall, Thomas J., 1955-1956
    • Folder 23
      Pitt County Agricultural Fair, Norman Y. Chambliss, 1958-1959
    • Folder 24
      Pitt County Development Commission, 1959
    • Folder 25
      Pitt County Educational Foundation, Inc., 1952-1954
    • Folder 26
      Pitt County Executives Club, 1948-1951, 1955, 1958-1959
    • Folder 27
      Pitt County Health Department, 1956
    • Folder 28
      Pitt County Mental Health Clinic, Dr. Joseph Franzoni, 1956
    • Folder 29
      Pitt County Scholarship Foundation of East Carolina College, 1952-1953
    • Folder 30
      Pitt County Scholarship Foundation of East Carolina College, 1954-1956
    • Folder 31
      Price, Eugene, Goldsboro News-Argus, 1959
    • Folder 32
      Recreation Commission, Greenville, 1956-1959
    • Folder 33
      Red Cross, Pitt County Chapter, 1957
    • Folder 34
      Roberts, Judge J.W.H., 1950
    • Folder 35
      Rose, Junius H., Superintendent of Greenville City Schools, 1947-1950
    • Folder 36
      Rose, Junius H., Superintendent of Greenville City Schools, 1951
    • Folder 37
      Rose, Junius H., Superintendent of Greenville City Schools, 1952
    • Folder 38
      Rose, Junius H., Superintendent of Greenville City Schools, 1953-1958
    • Folder 39
      Saieed, Robert, The Varsity (Restaurant), 1959
    • Folder 40
      Scholarship Foundations Committee, 1954
    • Folder 41
      Scholarship Solicitation Letters, 1950, 1952-1956
    • Folder 42
      Smith, Dr. James, 1957
    • Folder 43
      "Somebody Told Me", Daily Reflector, 1953
    • Folder 44
      Spencer, Herbert G., District Airport Engineer, 1956
    • Folder 45
      Stafford, W.S., Mayor of Greenville, 1949-1950
    • Folder 46
      Taylor, William W., Warrenton, NC, 1956
    • Folder 47
      Veasey, W.F., Superintendent of Schools, Washington, NC, 1956
    • Folder 48
      Wheedbee, W.L., Mayor of Greenville, 1955-1956
    • Folder 49
      WITN, 1957
    • Folder 50
      WNCT, 1955
Series 6 :
Board of Trustees, 19447-1960
  • Box 6
    • Folder 2
      Aydlett, N.E., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1955, 1957
    • Folder 3
      Barrett, Agnes W., Secretary to the Board of Trustees, 1948, 1958-1959
    • Folder 5
      Bennett, Elizabeth, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1959
    • Folder 6
      Carroll, Charles F., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1949-1953
    • Folder 7
      Cherry, Governor R. Gregg, 1948
    • Folder 8
      Clark, Miles L., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1951-1953
    • Folder 9
      Coltrane, D.S., Budget Bureau, 1950-1951, 1953-1954, 1959
    • Folder 1a
      Advisory Budget Commission, 1951-1959
    • Folder 1b
      Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite, correspondence, 1959
    • Folder 10
      Corey, Arthur B., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1949
    • Folder 11
      Cox, Uran, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1950, 1952
    • Folder 12
      Erwin, Dr. Clyde, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1949, 1953
    • Folder 13
      Evans, Merrill, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1953-1954
    • Folder 14
      Fiftieth Anniversary, Letters inquiring about past members of the Board of Trustees, 1957
    • Folder 15
      Garrett, Radford Marvin (Ralph), Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1953, 1955-1956
    • Folder 16
      Goerch, Carl, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1957, 1959
    • Folder 17
      Hackney, Thomas J., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1947-1949
    • Folder 18
      Hall, Jane, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1949-1950, 1952
    • Folder 19
      Hamilton, Luther, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1955-1956, 1959
    • Folder 20
      Hamilton, T.T., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1949
    • Folder 21
      Hodges, Luther H., Governor, correspondence about the Board of Trustees appointments, 1955, 1957
    • Folder 22
      Hodges, Ralph, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1958-1959
    • Folder 23
      Holland, J.C., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1949
    • Folder 24
      Horton, Hugh G., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1949, 1951
    • Folder 25
      Jenkins, Leo W., Letter from F.D. Duncan about Board of Trustees tuition changes, 1949
    • Folder 26
      Johnson, Ruth M., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1947-1948
    • Folder 27
      Johnson, T.C., 1951
    • Folder 28
      Larkins, Charles H., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1955, 1959
    • Folder 29
      Letters to the Board of Trustees and Committees by J.D. Messick, 1951-1954, 1959
    • Folder 30
      Messick, J.D., Resignation Letter addressed to the Board of Trustees, 1959
    • Folder 31
      Morgan, Robert B., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1958-1959
    • Folder 32
      Morris, C.P., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1951
    • Folder 33
      Oglesby, Henry, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1959
    • Folder 34
      O'Hanlon, I.H., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1953, 1955, 1958-1959
    • Folder 35
      Palmer, Janet, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1949-1951
    • Folder 36
      Rawl, Edwin E., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1953-1954, 1957-1959
    • Folder 37
      Ridenhour, Baxter, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1959
    • Folder 38
      Ross, Ola S., Assistant Registrar, 1953
    • Folder 39
      Stedman, John P., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1947, 1949-1953
    • Folder 4a
      Belk, Henry, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1947-1953
    • Folder 4b
      Belk, Henry, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1954-1959
    • Folder 40
      Swindell, Dr. Lewis H., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1949, 1952-1953, 1955
  • Box 7
    • Folder 41
      Taylor, William W., Jr., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1955
    • Folder 42
      Tyler, Arthur, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1949, 1952-1953, 1955-1959
    • Folder 43
      Umstead, Mrs. William B. (Merle), Member of the Board of Trustees, 1955
    • Folder 44
      Waldrop, J. Herbert, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948, 1958-1959
    • Folder 45
      White, R.J., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1949-1951
    • Folder 46
      Whitfield, James, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1959
    • Folder 47
      Willetts, Fred, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1953, 1955, 1959
    • Folder 48
      Williams, Mrs. B.T., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1951-1954
    • Folder 49
      Williams, Warren, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1949
    • Folder 50
      ECTC Name Change to ECC, 1950-1951
    • Folder 51
      Enrollment and Salary Information Provided for the Board of Trustees, 1949, 1951-1952, 1955-1956
    • Folder 52
      Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees, Minutes, 1957-1959
    • Folder 53
      General Assembly Bill and Bulletins, 1955, 1957
    • Folder 54
      Maintenance Fund and Financial Papers, 1947-1950, 1952-1954
    • Folder 55
      Maintenance Funds, Loan Funds, and Financial Papers, 1955-1957
    • Folder 56
      Maintenance Fund and Financial Papers, 1958-1959
    • Folder 57
      Meeting of the Board of Trustees Agendas and Minutes, 1951-1954
    • Folder 58
      Meeting of the Board of Trustees Agendas and Minutes, 1955-1958
    • Folder 59
      Meeting of the Board of Trustees Agendas and Minutes, 1959
    • Folder 60
      Membership Lists of the Board of Trusees, 1948-1949, 1951-1953, 1955, 1957-1959
    • Folder 61
      President's Report to the Board of Trustees, 1959-1960
    • Folder 62
      President's Report to the Board of Trustees, 1959-1960
    • Folder 63
      Resolutions by the Board of Trustees, 1958
    • Folder 64
      Salary Schedules, 1946-1948, 1953, 1957, 1959
Series 7 :
Students and Campus Events, 1947-1959
  • Box 8
    • Folder 1
      Annual Report for the Robert H. Wright Chapter of Future Teachers of America to the SGA, 1952-1953
    • Folder 2
      Campus Kisses and Party Raid, "The Big Yellow", 1959
    • Folder 3
      Campus Events, 1951-1959
    • Folder 4
      Commencement, 1947-1952
    • Folder 5
      Commencement, 1953
    • Folder 6
      Commencement, 1954
    • Folder 7
      Commencement, 1955-1956
    • Folder 8
      Commencement, 1957-1959
    • Folder 9
      East Carolina Players Press Book, 1950
    • Folder 10
      Educational Fraternities, Tau Beta Sigma and Phi Delta Kappa, 1955, 1959
    • Folder 11
      Fiftieth Anniversary ,Correspondence and Invitation List, 1957-1958
    • Folder 12
      Fiftieth Anniversary News Articles, 1957
    • Folder 13
      Fiftieth Anniversary Pageant Program, 1957
    • Folder 14
      Fiftieth Anniversary Programs, 1957
    • Folder 15
      Fiftieth Anniversary Section, The Daily Reflector, May 14, 1958
    • Folder 16
      Founder's Day - Robert Lee Humber's Speech, 1948, 1950, 1955
    • Folder 17
      Fraternities and Sororities - Questionaire, Reports, Correspondence, 1956-1958
    • Folder 18
      Fraternity, Delta Phi, 1958
    • Folder 19
      Fraternity, Kappa Alpha Order, 1957-1958
    • Folder 20
      Fraternity, Kappa Sigma Nu, 1956-1958
    • Folder 21
      Fraternity, Lambda Chi Alpha,
    • Folder 22
      Fraternity, Phi Beta Kappa, 1948-1949, 1952, 1954
    • Folder 23
      Fraternity, Phi Lambda Phi, 1958
    • Folder 24
      Fraternity, Phi Sigma Kappa, 1958
    • Folder 25
      Fraternity, Pi Kappa Alpha, 1958
    • Folder 26
      Fraternity, Sigma Phi Epsilon, 1953, 1958-1959
    • Folder 27
      Fraternity, Sigma Rho Phi, 1954
    • Folder 28
      Fraternity, Tau Kappa Epsilon, 1954
    • Folder 29
      Fraternity, Theta Chi, 1953, 1958-1959
    • Folder 30
      Freshman Orientation Program, 1957-1958
    • Folder 31
      High School Day, 1949-1954
    • Folder 32
      High School Day, 1955-1958
    • Folder 33
      Homecoming Day for Alumni, 1956, 1958
    • Folder 34
      Interfraternity Research and Advisory Council, 1958
    • Folder 35
      Inter-Religious Council, 1949-1959
    • Folder 36
      Inter Sorority Council, 1959
    • Folder 37
      Letters to Students and Parents, 1950, 1952-1953, 1956-1959
    • Folder 38
      Messick, J.D., Letter "To The Student Body", 1950
    • Folder 39
      Music Foundation, 1954
  • Box 9
    • Folder 40
      Panty Raid, 1955
    • Folder 41
      Parking Rules, 1956
    • Folder 42
      Pirates Club, 1953
    • Folder 43
      Pirates Club, 1954-1958
    • Folder 44
      "The Rebel", Student Literary Magazine, 1957-1959
    • Folder 45
      Recommendations for Students, 1955, 1957-1958
    • Folder 46
      Sanford, Terry, Young Democratic Clubs of North Carolina, 1950
    • Folder 47
      Senior Class Gifts, 1948, 1951
    • Folder 48
      Society of Buccaneers, Alumni Group, Henry Oglesby named Chief Buccaneer, 1959
    • Folder 49
      Sorority, Alpah Delta Pi, 1959
    • Folder 50
      Sorority, Alpha Phi, 1959
    • Folder 51
      Sorority, Alpha XI Delta, 1959
    • Folder 52
      Sorority, Chi Omega, 1959
    • Folder 53
      Sorority, Delta Zeta, 1958-1959
    • Folder 54
      Sorority, Kappa Delta Kappa, 1958-1959
    • Folder 55
      Sorority, Phi Beta Chi, 1959
    • Folder 56
      Sorority, Sigma, Sigma, Sigma, 1959
    • Folder 57
      Student Government Association (SGA), 1952-1959
    • Folder 58
      United Nations Day, 1957
Series 8 :
Faculty and Staff, 1947-1964 (Bulk, 1947-1959)
  • Box 10
    • Folder 1
      Administrators, Librarians, and Faculty Members Added From 1945 to 1952, 1952
    • Folder 2
      Advisory Committee on Graduate Instruction, 1952, 1959
    • Folder 3
      College & Specialist Bureau, 1958
    • Folder 4
      English Usage Committee, 1956
    • Folder 5
      Faculty Data, Handwritten, 1950
    • Folder 6
      Faculty Fellowship Program, 1951
    • Folder 7
      Faculty Lists, 1950-1959
    • Folder 8
      Faculty Meetings Minutes, 1947-1952
    • Folder 9
      Faculty Meeting Minutes, 1953-1959
    • Folder 10
      Faculty Newsletters, 1949-1952, 1954, 1956-1959, n.d.
    • Folder 11
      Faculty Plays, 1952-1955, 1958
    • Folder 12
      Faculty Policies Committee, Minutes, 1947-1949
    • Folder 13
      Faculty Policies Committee, Minutes, 1950-1954
    • Folder 14
      Faculty Policies Committee, Minutes, 1955-1956
    • Folder 15
      Faculty Policies Committee, Minutes, 1957-1959
    • Folder 16
      Faculty Rating, 1950, 1954
    • Folder 17
      Faculty Wives Club, 1959
    • Folder 18
      Fletcher, Inglis, Visit to ECC, 1957-1959, 1964
    • Folder 19
      Jenkins, Leo W., Appointment as Dean of Instruction and Service During Messick's Tenure, 1947-1959
    • Folder 20
      Jenkins, Leo W., Marine Corps Service, 1949, 1953, 1958
    • Folder 21
      Messick, J.D., Correspondence with Faculty Members, 1950-1959
    • Folder 22
      National Association of Teachers Agencies, 1959
    • Folder 23
      "The Responsibility of Higher Education," Faculty Meeting, 1954
    • Folder 24
      Retired Professors Registry, 1958
    • Folder 25
      Retired Teachers Are Honored," Mamie E. Jenkins and Dora E. Coates, 1954
    • Folder 26
      Russell, J.L., 1947-1949
    • Folder 27
      Rutledge, Archibald, Visit to ECC, 1952-1953
    • Folder 28
      Schwarz, Josef, German Educator's Visit to ECC, 1951-1952
    • Folder 29
      Sick Leave for Dr. Howard Clay, 1959
    • Folder 30
      Teachers' and State Employees' Retirement System, 1953-1959
Series 9 :
ECC Land and Buildings, 1947-1962 (Bulk, 1947-1959)
  • Box 11
    • Folder 1
      Barber Family Land, 1949-1951
    • Folder 2
      Barber Family Land, 1953-1954, 1956
    • Folder 3
      Building/Department Budget Requests, Permanent Improvement Fund, 1947-1957, 1959
    • Folder 4
      Cafeteria and Kitchen Renovation, 1955, 1957-1959
    • Folder 5
      Classroom Building, correspondence about bids, cost estimates, 1957-1959
    • Folder 6
      College Stadium Fundraising Drive, Ed Rawl Chairman, 1948-1950, 1952
    • Folder 7
      Commission for the Study of a Twelve Months' Use of Public School Buildings and Facilities for Public School Purposes, n.d.
    • Folder 8
      Dormitory Revenue Bonds, 1958
    • Folder 9
      Dunn Building Supply Company, Inc., 1952, 1959
    • Folder 10
      ECC News Bureau Articles, Campus Construction, 1953-1954, 1956, 1958-1959
    • Folder 11
      Ficklen, James Skinner, Memorial Sketch, 1955
    • Folder 12
      Flanagan Building, named after Ed Flanagan, 1949
    • Folder 13
      Flanagan, Eric G., Architect, 1950, 1955, 1957-1958
    • Folder 14
      Flanagan Sylvan Outdoor Theatre, 1955-1957
    • Folder 15
      Forbes and Gilbert Land Condemnation Proceedings, 1948-1949
    • Folder 16
      Foreign Language Laboratory, 1959
    • Folder 17
      Garrett Hall Dedication Programs, 1957
    • Folder 18
      General Insurance Agency, 1958
    • Folder 19
      Hackney, Thomas J., Hackney Bros. Body Co., 1948-1949, 1957
    • Folder 20
      Hardee-Frizelle Land, 1956-1959
    • Folder 21
      J.Y. Joyner Library and Erwin Hall Dedication, Joyner Portrait, 1949, 1951-1954
    • Folder 22
      J.Y. Joyner Library and Erwin Hall Dedication, Joyner Portrait, 1955, 1958-1959
    • Folder 23
      Maxwell, Allen J., Architect, 1948-1950
    • Folder 24
      Memorial Health and Physical Education Building, Dedication Game Versus UNC, 1952-1953
    • Folder 25
      Music Hall, Whichard Music Building, 1954, 1957-1959
    • Folder 26
      North State Construction Company, 1958
    • Folder 27
      Organs, Pipe and Electrical, 1949-1950, 1955
    • Folder 28
      Peck, W.H. ,The Budget Bureau, location of transformers in Dormitory for Men, 1950
    • Folder 29
      Portrait Unveiling Cotten Hall, 1958
    • Folder 30
      Post Office Contract Station on Campus, 1950, 1953-1954
    • Folder 31
      Post Office Contract Station on Campus, 1955-1956
    • Folder 32
      President's Home Furnishings, June 16, 1949-September 23, 1949
    • Folder 33
      President's Home Furnishings, November 18, 1949- June 15, 1951
    • Folder 34
      Rawl Building and Jones Hall, 1959
    • Folder 35
      Rivers, Thomas W., Trustee for Taft and Blount Land, 1959
    • Folder 36
      Space Utiliazation Analysis For Government and Industry, 1956-1958
    • Folder 37
      Thomas, Harles, and Edwards, Architects, 1957-1958
    • Folder 38
      Turner, Frank B., Engineer, 1949-1951
    • Folder 39
      Turner, Frank B., Engineer, 1956-1959
    • Folder 40
      Turner, Frank B., Engineer, 1956-1959
    • Folder 41
      Umstead Hall, Portrait of William B. Umstead, 1954, 1958, 1962
    • Folder 42
      West India Fruit and Steamship Co., Inc., Dan Taylor, 1953-1954, 1956, 1958
Series 10 :
Academic Papers, 1945-1960 (Bulk, 1947-1959)
  • Box 12
    • Folder 1
      Annual Report Blank of North Carolina Colleges, 1948-1952
    • Folder 2
      Annual Report Blank of North Carolina Colleges, 1953-1959
    • Folder 3
      Appropriations Committee, Budget Requests, 1953-1955
    • Folder 4
      Appropriations Committee, Budget Requests, 1956-1958
    • Folder 5
      Area Testing Center for State Employment, 1959
    • Folder 6
      Bulletin from the Office of the President, 1953
    • Folder 7
      Business Development Corporation of North Carolina, 1955-1957
    • Folder 9
      Comparative Data, Report on Changes Between 1947 and 1959, Messick's Tenure, 1959
    • Folder 10
      Dormitory Applications for Women Students, Letter from Ruth White Dean of Women, 1955
    • Folder 10b
      Duncan, F.D., ECC Treasurer and Business Manager, 1947-1959
    • Folder 11
      ECC and Woman's College Cost Differences Talked, 1955
    • Folder 12
      Edward and Broughton Company, Engravers for the ECC Seal, 1951-1952
    • Folder 13
      Enrollment and Grade Distribution, 1945-1948, 1951-1958
    • Folder 14
      Enrollment by NC Counties, maps, 1951-1959
    • Folder 15
      Enrollment in Pitt County, map, 1951-1952
    • Folder 16
      Entrance Examinations, 1956, 1959
    • Folder 17
      Extension Courses, 1950, 1952, 1957, 1959
    • Folder 18
      Final Examination, ED 318s, Oppelt, 1955
    • Folder 19
      Freshman Testing Program, 1956-1957
    • Folder 20a
      The Fund For The Advancement of Education, Ford Foundation, 1953-1956
    • Folder 20b
      Home Economics Education, 1952
    • Folder 21
      Humanities Courses, 1955
    • Folder 22
      James Fenly Spear Memorial Award, 1950-1951, 1953
    • Folder 23
      Jugtown Pottery, 1951
    • Folder 24
      Liberal Arts Degree, n.d.
    • Folder 25
      Library Book Collection, Donations from Judge Romulus Nunn, Nelson Howard, and C.L. Eaddy, 1951, 1959
    • Folder 26
      Library Science Instructors, 1959
    • Folder 27
      Louis Orr Etchings, 1951
    • Folder 28
      Masters of Business Administration, 1959-1960
    • Folder 29
      Miscellaneous Academic Correspondence, 1956, 1958-1959
    • Folder 30
      Music Department, Kenneth N. Cuthbert, 1954
    • Folder 31
      Nominating Committee for President, 1959
    • Folder 32
      Organization For Policy Making and Administration of ECTC, 1947-1949
    • Folder 33
      Outdoor Education Committee, 1950-1953
    • Folder 34
      Owen G. Dunn Co., Printers, ECC Seal, 1956
    • Folder 35
      Placement Office, ECC Graduates, 1958
    • Folder 36
      Pfohl, Dr. James Christian, Translyvania Music Camp, 1959
    • Folder 37
      Qualifications of a College President, 1955, 1959
    • Folder 38
      Radio Broadcasts, list of, 1949-1953
    • Folder 39
      Radio Station WOOW, 1959
    • Folder 40
      Radio Station WWWS, 1956-1957, 1959
    • Folder 8a
      Christenbury Award Committee, 1947-1953, 1964
    • Folder 8b
      College Bulletin, 1950-1953
  • Box 13
    • Folder 41
      Registrar's Office, 1948, 1958
    • Folder 42
      Report on East Carolina College by J.D. Messick, 1958
    • Folder 43
      Report to the Board of Higher Education, 1956, n.d.
    • Folder 44
      Research Budget Requests, 1958
    • Folder 45
      ROTC, Air Force, 1947-1952
    • Folder 46
      ROTC, Air Force, 1954-1958
    • Folder 47
      Salary Information from Other Colleges, 1955-1959
    • Folder 48
      School and Society, 1957
    • Folder 49
      School Health, 1951
    • Folder 50
      School of Nursing, 1954-1959
    • Folder 51
      Sloane Foundation, 1951
    • Folder 52
      Social Studies Department, 1958-1959
    • Folder 53
      Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1948-1951
    • Folder 54
      Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1952-1953
    • Folder 55
      Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1954-1955
    • Folder 56
      Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1956
    • Folder 57
      Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1957
    • Folder 58
      Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1958
    • Folder 59
      Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, January 29, 1959 - September 24, 1959
    • Folder 60
      Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, October 1, 1959 - December 29, 1959, n.d.
    • Folder 61
      Southern Fellowship Fund, 1956-1959
    • Folder 62
      Southern Regional Education Board, 1957-1958
    • Folder 63
      Southern University Conference, 1953-1954
  • Box 14
    • Folder 64
      Speech and Hearing Clinic, 1955
    • Folder 65
      Star Engraving Company, Houston, Texas, 1947, 1949-1951, 1956, 1958
    • Folder 66
      Student Loans/Scholarships, 1950-1959
    • Folder 67
      Student Teaching, 1958
    • Folder 68
      Summer Music Camp, 1957-1958
    • Folder 69
      Summer School 1948, December 15, 1947 - June 30, 1948
    • Folder 70
      Summer School 1948, July5, 1948 - September 14, 1948
    • Folder 71
      Summer School 1949, 1949
    • Folder 72
      Summer School 1950, 1950
    • Folder 73
      Summer School 1951, December 1, 1950 - March 26, 1951
    • Folder 74
      Summer School 1951, April 26, 1951 - August 9, 1951
    • Folder 75
      Summer School 1952, 1952
    • Folder 76
      Summer School 1953, 1953
    • Folder 77
      Summer School 1954, 1954
    • Folder 78
      Summer School 1955, 1955
    • Folder 79
      Summer School 1956, 1956
    • Folder 80
      Summer School 1957, 1957
    • Folder 81
      Summer School 1958, 1958
    • Folder 82
      Summer School 1959, 1959
    • Folder 83
      Summer School, Wilmington, 1949, 1952-
    • Folder 84
      Supervised Teaching Reports, n.d.
    • Folder 85
      Teaching Load, 1948
  • Box 15
    • Folder 100
      White House Conference on Education, Reports, 1955
    • Folder 101
      White House Conference on Education, newspapers and brochures, 1955-1956
    • Folder 102
      White House Conference on Education, Reports, n.d.
    • Folder 86
      Television, Educational Uses, 1951-1953
    • Folder 87
      Television, Educational Closed-Circuit, 1956-1957
    • Folder 88
      Television, Educational Closed-Circuit, 1956-1957
    • Folder 89
      Television, Educational Closed-Circuit, 1958-1959
    • Folder 90
      Television, Educational Broadcast, 1954-1955
    • Folder 91
      Television, Educational Broadcast, 1956-1959
    • Folder 92
      Television Programs at ECC, correspondence, 1954-1956, 1959
    • Folder 93
      Training School Library Circulation Record, 1950
    • Folder 94
      Travel-Study Tour, Dr. Ed J. Carter and Dr. Cramer, 1952, 1954-1959
    • Folder 95
      Tuition changes at ECC, 1954, 1957, 1959
    • Folder 96
      Tuiton Report for North Carolina Colleges, 1954
    • Folder 97
      Typewriters, 1959
    • Folder 98
      United States Government Depository, ECTC Library, 1951
    • Folder 99
      White House Conference on Education, 1951, 1955
Series 11 :
Miscellaneous Articles, 1947-1959
  • Box 16
    • Folder 1
      Bulletin, Friends of the Public Schools, 1952
    • Folder 2
      Carl Sandburg, An Appreciation by Edwin Gill, Carl Sandburg Luncheon Raleigh, NC, 1958
    • Folder 3
      College and University Finance Associates, "Comparative Room and Board Rates for 62 Southwestern Institutions of Higher Learning for the Fall Semster 1954", 1954
    • Folder 4
      Greensboro Daily News, "Speaker Discusses Techinical Training", 1958
    • Folder 5
      News and Observer Article, "The Goodliest Land Under the Cope of Heaven", 1954
    • Folder 6
      News and Observer Article, "Railroad Nobody Wanted Soon to Become Newest Artery to Sea", 1957
    • Folder 7
      Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1947-1950, 1947-1950
    • Folder 8
      Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1951, 1951
    • Folder 9
      Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1952, 1952
    • Folder 10
      Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1953, 1953
    • Folder 11
      Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1954, 1954
    • Folder 12
      Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1955, 1955
    • Folder 13
      Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1956, 1956
    • Folder 14
      Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1957, 1957
    • Folder 15
      Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1958, 1958
    • Folder 16
      Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1959, 1959
    • Folder 17
      The State, "57 North Carolina Colleges", April 17, 1954
    • Folder 18
      Ten Commandments For Eastern North Carolina, 1955-1956
    • Folder 19
      UNC Chapel Hill Entry, Black Students, newspaper clipping, 1949
    • Folder 20
      "82% of 'New' Teachers In 1960 Stayed in State", 1960

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