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 01
Personal Papers
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    Biographical Information, 1958-1959
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    Birthday Cards and Telegrams, Postcards, 1950-1959
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    Events Attended by Messick, Programs, 1948-1955
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    Events Attended by Messick, Programs, 1956-1958
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    Family Correspondence, 1947, 1952
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    Griffith, Andy, Signed Letter to Dr. Messick, n.d.
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    High School Commencement Programs, with Messick as speaker, 1949, 1951, 1959
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    Inauguration Program, Messick as President of ECTC, 1948
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    Membership Certificates, 1949-1959, 1964, 1983-1984
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    Messick, John D., Handwritten Letter Reflecting on his Tenure as President, 1960
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    Messick, John D., at State Teachers College, Lyndon Center, Vermont, 1961
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    News Articles, about Messick's activities, 1951, 1953-1954
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    Newpaper Articles, 1947, 1956, 1959-1960, 1966
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    Personal Correspondence, 1944, 1946-1947, 1950, 1952-1953, 1957-1959
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    Photocopied Newspaper Articles, about Messick, 1948, 1950, 1954, 1957-1958, 1965, 1968, 1981-1982, 1993
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    Portrait of Messick, correspondence concerning, 1952
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    Publication fo Messick's book "School Boards, Their Powers and Discretions", correspondence concerning, 1947
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    Report from... East Carolina College, a letter from the president, 1956
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    Resignation Correspondence, October 22, 1959 - October 26, 1959
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    Resignation Correspondence, October 27, 1959 - December 28, 1959
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    Speech on WNCT, 1954
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    Stock Letter to Friends, 1947
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    To My Successor as President, 1959
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    Personal Correspondence, Post-Presidency, 1977-1978, 1982-1990, 1994
Series 02
State Correspondence
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    Atomic Energy Advisory Committee, 1957, 1959
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    Burlington Industries Foundation, 1955, 1958
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    Christian Science Committee on Publication for North Carolina, 1959
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    Copeland, J. William, State Senator, 1959
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    Erwin, Clyde A., Superintendent of Public Instruction, 1950-1953
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    Eure, Thad, NC Secretary of State, 1954, 1957
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    Greensboro Daily News, Editor H. W. Kendall, 1950-1959
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    Gregory, Carson, NC House of Representatives, Harnett County, 1959
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    Hewlett, Addison, NC House of Representatives, 1959
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    Hodges, Luther, Governor of North Carolina, 1952-1956
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    Hodges, Luther, Governor of North Carolina, 1957-1959
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    Horne, Josh, Rocky Mount Telegram, 1953, 1956-1957, 1959
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    Humber, Robert Lee, State Senator, 1949-1951, 1959
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    Jones, Dr. Paul E., State Senator, 1953, 1957
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    Jones, Walter, NC House of Representatives, 1959
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    Kirkman, O. Arthur, State Senator, 1957, 1959
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    McMullan, Harry, NC Attorney General, 1949, 1953
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    The News and Observer - The Raleigh Times, 1947-1948, 1950, 1955-1957, 1959
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    North Carolina Board of Higher Education, 1956-1958
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    North Carolina Budget Bureau, 1947-1952
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    North Carolina Budget Bureau, 1953-1956
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    North Carolina Budget Bureau, 1957-1959
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    North Carolina Citizens Committee For Better Schools, 1957
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    North Carolina Committee on Appropriations, University Funding Conflict, 1957, 1959
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    North Carolina Council on Economic Education, 1954
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    North Carolina Department of Administration, 1957-1959
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    North Carolina Department of Archives and History, 1950-1951
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    North Carolina Department of Conservation and Development, 1952-1953, 1956-1958
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    North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, 1948-1953, 1955, 1957, 1959
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    North Carolina Education Association, 1948-1949, 1952-1954, 1957, 1959
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    North Carolina Insurance Department, 1954
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    North Carolina Literary and Historical Association, 1955, 1957-1959
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    North Carolina Society for Crippled Children and Adults, 1953, 1955-1957, 1959
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    North Carolina State Board of Health, 1952-1954
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    North Carolina State Board of Public Welfare, 1952, 1954, 1956, 1958
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    Owens, Edward L., State Senator, 1957
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    Rodman, William B., NC Attorney General, 1953-1955
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    Scott, W. Kerr, Governor of North Carolina, 1948-1949, 1952, 1954, 1956
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    State Highway Commission, 1951-1952, 1954, 1956-1957
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    State of North Carolina Personnel Department, 1956-1959
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    State School Boards Association, 1947-1949, 1956
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    State Treasurers, Charles M. Johnson and Edwin Gill, 1947, 1958
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    Umstead, William B., Governor of North Carolina and US Senator, 1948, 1951-1954
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    Winston-Salem Journal, 1957, 1959
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    Wooten, Frank M., Jr., NC House of Representatives, 1959
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    Worthington, Sam O., NC House of Representatives, 1955
Series 03
National Correspondence
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    American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, Accrediting Committee, 1949-1951
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    American Association of University Women, 1953
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    Bonner, Herbert C., U.S. House of Representatives, 1951-1952
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    Bostian, Ruth, Former East Carolina Student, handicapped in an accident, 1950, 1959-1960
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    Chicago Tribune, Editor William D. Maxwell, 1957
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    Comptroller General of the United States, 1953
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    Department of Defense Reserve Award, 1957
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    Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, 1954-1959
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    Ervin, Sam J., US Senator, 1954-1959
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    Federal Security Agency Office of Education, 1951-1952
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    Graham, Frank P., US Senator, President of UNC, 1948-1951
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    Hickey, Thomas F., Lieutenant General, 1958
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    Housing and Home Finance Agency, College Housing Loan Program, 1950-1951, 1955
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    Housing and Home Finance Agency, Loan Interest Rates, 1956
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    Housing and Home Finance Agency, Construction Bids, 1957
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    Housing and Home Finance Agency, January - July 1958
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    Housing and Home Finance Agency, August - October 1958
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    Housing and Home Finance Agency, November-December 1958
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    Housing and Home Finance Agency, 1959
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    Jordan, B. Everett, US Senator, 1958-1959
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    Judd, Walter H., US House of Representatives, 1952
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    National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, 1959
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    National Commission on Teacher Education and Professional Standards, 1951
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    National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, 1954
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    National Defense Student Loan Fund, 1958-1959
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    National School Boards Association, 1948-1949
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    National Science Foundation, 1958-1959
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    National Society of College Teachers of Education, 1955
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    Oglesby, Henry, US House of Representatives, 1950-1951, 1953
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    Time Magazine, correspondence with, 1947, 1953, 1957
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    United States Department of Agriculture, 1953
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    United States Information Agency, 1955-1957
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    United States Information Agency, 1958-1959
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    United States Information Agency Publications - Communist Media Developments, Voices of America, 13th Report to Congress, 1957-1959
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    Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, 1959
Series 04
College Correspondence
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    Ashbaugh, E.J., Dean of School of Education, Miami University, 1950
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    Bostian, Carey H., Chancellor of North Carolina State College, 1953-1954, 1956, 1958-1959
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    Browne, Kenneth A., Dean of Instruction, Maryland State College, 1954
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    Caldwell, John T., President fo University of Arkansas, 1959
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    Carr, James F., Placement and Financial Aids, Florida State University, 1958
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    Edens, A. Hollis, President of Duke University, 1955
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    Elon College, 1947
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    Friday, William C. (Bill), President of UNC, 1957-1959
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    George Peabody College, 1952-1953, 1955, 1957
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    Gray, Gordon, President of UNC, 1950-1955
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    Greene, Lt. William M. A., United States Naval Academy, 1954
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    Gross, Paul, Dean of Graduate School Duke University, 1951
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    Hager, Walter E., President of Wilson Teachers College, Washington D.C., 1954
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    High Point College, 1958
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    Hornbake, R. Lee, Dean of the Faculty, University of Maryland College Park, 1959
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    House, Robert B., Chancellor of UNC, 1950, 1953, 1955-1957
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    Kentucky Council on Public Higher Education, 1957
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    Methodist College, Fayetteville, NC, 1959
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    Moose, Phillip, President of Davidson College, 1952
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    Morningside College, Honors System, 1958-1959
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    New York University, 1951-1953, 1957-1958
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    North Carolina State College of Agriculture and Engineering, 1951-1953, 1958-1959
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    North Carolina Wesleyan College, 1956, 1958-1959
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    Phelps School, Malvern, PA, 1959
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    Phillips, Guy B., Dean of School of Education at UNC, Executive Secretary NC State School Board Association, 1947-1948, 1951-1952, 1954
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    Plemmons, William H., President of Appalachian State Teachers College, 1956-1959
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    Raper, W. Burkette, President of Mount Olive Junior College, 1956
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    Reid, Paul, President of Western Carolina College, 1950-1951, 1956-1959
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    Tribble, Harold W., President of Wake Forest College, 1951, 1956
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    University of Florida, Gainesville, 1958-1959
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    University of Indiana - Bloomington, Joint Doctoral Program in Education, 1956-1959
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    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, correspondence with various professors, 1948, 1951-1959
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    University of Texas at Austin, 1955
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    Western Kentucky State College, Murphy Beds, 1950
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    Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Curry School, 1951
Series 05
Local Correspondence and Papers
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    Blount Family, Judson, Marvin, and Leighton, 1949, 1952, 1954-1955
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    Bloxam, Leonard P., Greenville City Manager, 1956-1957
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    Campaign for the 48 States, 1956
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    City Zoning Ordinance, Greenville, 1953
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    Dees, Rev James P., Trinity Episcopal Church, 1959
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    DeVisconti, Tabitha, 1952
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    East Carolina College Scholarship Foundations, 1952-1956, 1958
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    Eastern North Carolina Scholarship Foundation, 1953-1955
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    "Eppes High School To Graduate Second Largest Class", 1954
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    Greenville Chamber of Commerce, Willard T. Kyzer, 1948, 1955
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    Greenville City Board of Education, Joint Operation of Training School, 1952
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    Greenville City Police Department, 1952-1953, 1959
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    Greenville Utilities Commission, Statement of Financial Condition, 1953
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    Guaranty Bank and Trust Company, 1952, 1954-1956, 1959
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    Hardee, Roy, 1956
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    Howard, Charles, Greenville Tobacco Company, 1955, 1958
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    James and Speight, Attorneys at Law, 1955
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    Jordahl, Russell N., Camp Lejeune, 1955-1956
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    Joyner, Max, student behavior on Holly Street, 1958
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    Pace, Dr. Karl B., 1954
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    Pate, Edwin, Laurinburg, NC, 1954, 1956
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    Pearsall, Thomas J., 1955-1956
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    Pitt County Agricultural Fair, Norman Y. Chambliss, 1958-1959
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    Pitt County Development Commission, 1959
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    Pitt County Educational Foundation, Inc., 1952-1954
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    Pitt County Health Department, 1956
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    Pitt County Mental Health Clinic, Dr. Joseph Franzoni, 1956
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    Pitt County Scholarship Foundation of East Carolina College, 1952-1953
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    Pitt County Scholarship Foundation of East Carolina College, 1954-1956
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    Price, Eugene, Goldsboro News-Argus, 1959
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    Recreation Commission, Greenville, 1956-1959
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    Red Cross, Pitt County Chapter, 1957
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    Roberts, Judge J.W.H., 1950
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    Rose, Junius H., Superintendent of Greenville City Schools, 1947-1950
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    Rose, Junius H., Superintendent of Greenville City Schools, 1951
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    Rose, Junius H., Superintendent of Greenville City Schools, 1952
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    Rose, Junius H., Superintendent of Greenville City Schools, 1953-1958
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    Saieed, Robert, The Varsity (Restaurant), 1959
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    Scholarship Foundations Committee, 1954
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    Scholarship Solicitation Letters, 1950, 1952-1956
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    Smith, Dr. James, 1957
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    "Somebody Told Me", Daily Reflector, 1953
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    Spencer, Herbert G., District Airport Engineer, 1956
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    Stafford, W.S., Mayor of Greenville, 1949-1950
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    Taylor, William W., Warrenton, NC, 1956
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    Veasey, W.F., Superintendent of Schools, Washington, NC, 1956
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    Wheedbee, W.L., Mayor of Greenville, 1955-1956
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    WITN, 1957
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    WNCT, 1955
Series 06
Board of Trustees
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    Advisory Budget Commission, 1951-1959
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    Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite, correspondence, 1959
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    Aydlett, N.E., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1955, 1957
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    Barrett, Agnes W., Secretary to the Board of Trustees, 1948, 1958-1959
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    Belk, Henry, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1947-1953
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    Belk, Henry, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1954-1959
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    Bennett, Elizabeth, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1959
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    Carroll, Charles F., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1949-1953
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    Cherry, Governor R. Gregg, 1948
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    Clark, Miles L., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1951-1953
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    Coltrane, D.S., Budget Bureau, 1950-1951, 1953-1954, 1959
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    Corey, Arthur B., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1949
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    Cox, Uran, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1950, 1952
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    Erwin, Dr. Clyde, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1949, 1953
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    Evans, Merrill, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1953-1954
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    Fiftieth Anniversary, Letters inquiring about past members of the Board of Trustees, 1957
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    Garrett, Radford Marvin (Ralph), Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1953, 1955-1956
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    Goerch, Carl, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1957, 1959
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    Hackney, Thomas J., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1947-1949
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    Hall, Jane, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1949-1950, 1952
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    Hamilton, Luther, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1955-1956, 1959
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    Hamilton, T.T., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1949
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    Hodges, Luther H., Governor, correspondence about the Board of Trustees appointments, 1955, 1957
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    Hodges, Ralph, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1958-1959
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    Holland, J.C., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1949
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    Horton, Hugh G., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1949, 1951
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    Jenkins, Leo W., Letter from F.D. Duncan about Board of Trustees tuition changes, 1949
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    Johnson, Ruth M., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1947-1948
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    Johnson, T.C., 1951
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    Larkins, Charles H., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1955, 1959
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    Letters to the Board of Trustees and Committees by J.D. Messick, 1951-1954, 1959
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    Messick, J.D., Resignation Letter addressed to the Board of Trustees, 1959
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    Morgan, Robert B., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1958-1959
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    Morris, C.P., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1951
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    Oglesby, Henry, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1959
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    O'Hanlon, I.H., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1953, 1955, 1958-1959
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    Palmer, Janet, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1949-1951
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    Rawl, Edwin E., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1953-1954, 1957-1959
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    Ridenhour, Baxter, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1959
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    Ross, Ola S., Assistant Registrar, 1953
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    Stedman, John P., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1947, 1949-1953
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    Swindell, Dr. Lewis H., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1949, 1952-1953, 1955
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    Taylor, William W., Jr., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1955
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    Tyler, Arthur, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1949, 1952-1953, 1955-1959
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    Umstead, Mrs. William B. (Merle), Member of the Board of Trustees, 1955
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    Waldrop, J. Herbert, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948, 1958-1959
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    White, R.J., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1949-1951
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    Whitfield, James, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1959
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    Willetts, Fred, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1953, 1955, 1959
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    Williams, Mrs. B.T., Member of the Board of Trustees, 1951-1954
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    Williams, Warren, Member of the Board of Trustees, 1948-1949
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    ECTC Name Change to ECC, 1950-1951
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    Enrollment and Salary Information Provided for the Board of Trustees, 1949, 1951-1952, 1955-1956
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    Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees, Minutes, 1957-1959
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    General Assembly Bill and Bulletins, 1955, 1957
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    Maintenance Fund and Financial Papers, 1947-1950, 1952-1954
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    Maintenance Funds, Loan Funds, and Financial Papers, 1955-1957
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    Maintenance Fund and Financial Papers, 1958-1959
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    Meeting of the Board of Trustees Agendas and Minutes, 1951-1954
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    Meeting of the Board of Trustees Agendas and Minutes, 1955-1958
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    Meeting of the Board of Trustees Agendas and Minutes, 1959
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    Membership Lists of the Board of Trusees, 1948-1949, 1951-1953, 1955, 1957-1959
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    President's Report to the Board of Trustees, 1947, 1958
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    President's Report to the Board of Trustees, 1959-1960
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    Resolutions by the Board of Trustees, 1958
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    Salary Schedules, 1946-1948, 1953, 1957, 1959
Series 07
Students and Campus Events
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    Annual Report for the Robert H. Wright Chapter of Future Teachers of America to the SGA, 1952-1953
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    Campus Kisses and Party Raid, "The Big Yellow", 1959
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    Campus Events, 1951-1959
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    Commencement, 1947-1952
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    Commencement, 1953
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    Commencement, 1954
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    Commencement, 1955-1956
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    Commencement, 1957-1959
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    East Carolina Players Press Book, 1950
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    Educational Fraternities, Tau Beta Sigma and Phi Delta Kappa, 1955, 1959
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    Fiftieth Anniversary ,Correspondence and Invitation List, 1957-1958
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    Fiftieth Anniversary News Articles, 1957
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    Fiftieth Anniversary Pageant Program, 1957
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    Fiftieth Anniversary Programs, 1957
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    Fiftieth Anniversary Section, The Daily Reflector, May 14, 1958
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    Founder's Day - Robert Lee Humber's Speech, 1948, 1950, 1955
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    Fraternities and Sororities - Questionaire, Reports, Correspondence, 1956-1958
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    Fraternity, Delta Phi, 1958
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    Fraternity, Kappa Alpha Order, 1957-1958
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    Fraternity, Kappa Sigma Nu, 1956-1958
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    Fraternity, Lambda Chi Alpha
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    Fraternity, Phi Beta Kappa, 1948-1949, 1952, 1954
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    Fraternity, Phi Lambda Phi, 1958
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    Fraternity, Phi Sigma Kappa, 1958
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    Fraternity, Pi Kappa Alpha, 1958
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    Fraternity, Sigma Phi Epsilon, 1953, 1958-1959
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    Fraternity, Sigma Rho Phi, 1954
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    Fraternity, Tau Kappa Epsilon, 1954
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    Fraternity, Theta Chi, 1953, 1958-1959
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    Freshman Orientation Program, 1957-1958
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    High School Day, 1949-1954
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    High School Day, 1955-1958
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    Homecoming Day for Alumni, 1956, 1958
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    Interfraternity Research and Advisory Council, 1958
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    Inter-Religious Council, 1949-1959
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    Inter Sorority Council, 1959
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    Letters to Students and Parents, 1950, 1952-1953, 1956-1959
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    Messick, J.D., Letter "To The Student Body", 1950
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    Music Foundation, 1954
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    Panty Raid, 1955
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    Parking Rules, 1956
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    Pirates Club, 1953
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    Pirates Club, 1954-1958
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    "The Rebel", Student Literary Magazine, 1957-1959
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    Recommendations for Students, 1955, 1957-1958
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    Sanford, Terry, Young Democratic Clubs of North Carolina, 1950
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    Senior Class Gifts, 1948, 1951
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    Society of Buccaneers, Alumni Group, Henry Oglesby named Chief Buccaneer, 1959
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    Sorority, Alpah Delta Pi, 1959
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    Sorority, Alpha Phi, 1959
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    Sorority, Alpha XI Delta, 1959
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    Sorority, Chi Omega, 1959
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    Sorority, Delta Zeta, 1958-1959
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    Sorority, Kappa Delta Kappa, 1958-1959
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    Sorority, Phi Beta Chi, 1959
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    Sorority, Sigma, Sigma, Sigma, 1959
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    Student Government Association (SGA), 1952-1959
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    United Nations Day, 1957
Series 08
Faculty and Staff
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    Administrators, Librarians, and Faculty Members Added From 1945 to 1952, 1952
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    Advisory Committee on Graduate Instruction, 1952, 1959
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    College & Specialist Bureau, 1958
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    English Usage Committee, 1956
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    Faculty Data, Handwritten, 1950
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    Faculty Fellowship Program, 1951
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    Faculty Lists, 1950-1959
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    Faculty Meetings Minutes, 1947-1952
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    Faculty Meeting Minutes, 1953-1959
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    Faculty Newsletters, 1949-1952, 1954, 1956-1959, n.d.
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    Faculty Plays, 1952-1955, 1958
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    Faculty Policies Committee, Minutes, 1947-1949
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    Faculty Policies Committee, Minutes, 1950-1954
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    Faculty Policies Committee, Minutes, 1955-1956
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    Faculty Policies Committee, Minutes, 1957-1959
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    Faculty Rating, 1950, 1954
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    Faculty Wives Club, 1959
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    Fletcher, Inglis, Visit to ECC, 1957-1959, 1964
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    Jenkins, Leo W., Appointment as Dean of Instruction and Service During Messick's Tenure, 1947-1959
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    Jenkins, Leo W., Marine Corps Service, 1949, 1953, 1958
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    Messick, J.D., Correspondence with Faculty Members, 1950-1959
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    National Association of Teachers Agencies, 1959
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    "The Responsibility of Higher Education," Faculty Meeting, 1954
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    Retired Professors Registry, 1958
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    Retired Teachers Are Honored," Mamie E. Jenkins and Dora E. Coates, 1954
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    Russell, J.L., 1947-1949
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    Rutledge, Archibald, Visit to ECC, 1952-1953
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    Schwarz, Josef, German Educator's Visit to ECC, 1951-1952
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    Sick Leave for Dr. Howard Clay, 1959
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    Teachers' and State Employees' Retirement System, 1953-1959
ECC Land and Buildings02.05.09.00Bulk, 1947-19591947-1962Barber Family Land02.05.09.011111949-1951Barber Family Land02.05.09.021121953-1954, 1956Building/Department Budget Requests, Permanent Improvement Fund02.05.09.031131947-1957, 1959Cafeteria and Kitchen Renovation02.05.09.041141955, 1957-1959Classroom Building, correspondence about bids, cost estimates02.05.09.051151957-1959College Stadium Fundraising Drive, Ed Rawl Chairman02.05.09.061161948-1950, 1952Commission for the Study of a Twelve Months' Use of Public School Buildings and Facilities for Public School Purposes02.05.09.07117n.d.Dormitory Revenue Bonds02.05.09.081181958Dunn Building Supply Company, Inc.02.05.09.091191952, 1959ECC News Bureau Articles, Campus Construction02.05.09.1011101953-1954, 1956, 1958-1959Ficklen, James Skinner, Memorial Sketch02.05.09.1111111955Flanagan Building, named after Ed Flanagan02.05.09.1211121949Flanagan, Eric G., Architect02.05.09.1311131950, 1955, 1957-1958Flanagan Sylvan Outdoor Theatre02.05.09.1411141955-1957Forbes and Gilbert Land Condemnation Proceedings02.05.09.1511151948-1949Foreign Language Laboratory02.05.09.1611161959Garrett Hall Dedication Programs02.05.09.1711171957General Insurance Agency02.05.09.1811181958Hackney, Thomas J., Hackney Bros. Body Co.02.05.09.1911191948-1949, 1957Hardee-Frizelle Land02.05.09.2011201956-1959J.Y. Joyner Library and Erwin Hall Dedication, Joyner Portrait02.05.09.2111211949, 1951-1954J.Y. Joyner Library and Erwin Hall Dedication, Joyner Portrait02.05.09.2211221955, 1958-1959Maxwell, Allen J., Architect02.05.09.2311231948-1950Memorial Health and Physical Education Building, Dedication Game Versus UNC02.05.09.2411241952-1953Music Hall, Whichard Music Building02.05.09.2511251954, 1957-1959North State Construction Company02.05.09.2611261958Organs, Pipe and Electrical02.05.09.2711271949-1950, 1955Peck, W.H. ,The Budget Bureau, location of transformers in Dormitory for Men02.05.09.2811281950Portrait Unveiling Cotten Hall02.05.09.2911291958Post Office Contract Station on Campus02.05.09.3011301950, 1953-1954Post Office Contract Station on Campus02.05.09.3111311955-1956President's Home Furnishings02.05.09.321132June 16, 1949-September 23, 1949President's Home Furnishings02.05.09.331133November 18, 1949- June 15, 1951Rawl Building and Jones Hall02.05.09.3411341959Rivers, Thomas W., Trustee for Taft and Blount Land02.05.09.3511351959Space Utiliazation Analysis For Government and Industry02.05.09.3611361956-1958Thomas, Harles, and Edwards, Architects02.05.09.3711371957-1958Turner, Frank B., Engineer02.05.09.3811381949-1951Turner, Frank B., Engineer02.05.09.3911391952-1955Turner, Frank B., Engineer02.05.09.4011401956-1959Umstead Hall, Portrait of William B. Umstead02.05.09.4111411954, 1958, 1962West India Fruit and Steamship Co., Inc., Dan Taylor02.05.09.4211421953-1954, 1956, 1958
Series 10
Academic Papers
  • Box 12

    Annual Report Blank of North Carolina Colleges, 1948-1952
  • Box 12

    Annual Report Blank of North Carolina Colleges, 1953-1959
  • Box 12

    Appropriations Committee, Budget Requests, 1953-1955
  • Box 12

    Appropriations Committee, Budget Requests, 1956-1958
  • Box 12

    Area Testing Center for State Employment, 1959
  • Box 12

    Bulletin from the Office of the President, 1953
  • Box 12

    Business Development Corporation of North Carolina, 1955-1957
  • Box 12

    Christenbury Award Committee, 1947-1953, 1964
  • Box 12

    College Bulletin, 1950-1953
  • Box 12

    Comparative Data, Report on Changes Between 1947 and 1959, Messick's Tenure, 1959
  • Box 12

    Dormitory Applications for Women Students, Letter from Ruth White Dean of Women, 1955
  • Box 10

    Duncan, F.D., ECC Treasurer and Business Manager, 1947-1959
  • Box 12

    ECC and Woman's College Cost Differences Talked, 1955
  • Box 12

    Edward and Broughton Company, Engravers for the ECC Seal, 1951-1952
  • Box 12

    Enrollment and Grade Distribution, 1945-1948, 1951-1958
  • Box 12

    Enrollment by NC Counties, maps, 1951-1959
  • Box 12

    Enrollment in Pitt County, map, 1951-1952
  • Box 12

    Entrance Examinations, 1956, 1959
  • Box 12

    Extension Courses, 1950, 1952, 1957, 1959
  • Box 12

    Final Examination, ED 318s, Oppelt, 1955
  • Box 12

    Freshman Testing Program, 1956-1957
  • Box 12

    The Fund For The Advancement of Education, Ford Foundation, 1953-1956
  • Box 12

    Home Economics Education, 1952
  • Box 12

    Humanities Courses, 1955
  • Box 12

    James Fenly Spear Memorial Award, 1950-1951, 1953
  • Box 12

    Jugtown Pottery, 1951
  • Box 12

    Liberal Arts Degree, n.d.
  • Box 12

    Library Book Collection, Donations from Judge Romulus Nunn, Nelson Howard, and C.L. Eaddy, 1951, 1959
  • Box 12

    Library Science Instructors, 1959
  • Box 12

    Louis Orr Etchings, 1951
  • Box 12

    Masters of Business Administration, 1959-1960
  • Box 12

    Miscellaneous Academic Correspondence, 1956, 1958-1959
  • Box 12

    Music Department, Kenneth N. Cuthbert, 1954
  • Box 12

    Nominating Committee for President, 1959
  • Box 12

    Organization For Policy Making and Administration of ECTC, 1947-1949
  • Box 12

    Outdoor Education Committee, 1950-1953
  • Box 12

    Owen G. Dunn Co., Printers, ECC Seal, 1956
  • Box 12

    Placement Office, ECC Graduates, 1958
  • Box 12

    Pfohl, Dr. James Christian, Translyvania Music Camp, 1959
  • Box 12

    Qualifications of a College President, 1955, 1959
  • Box 12

    Radio Broadcasts, list of, 1949-1953
  • Box 12

    Radio Station WOOW, 1959
  • Box 12

    Radio Station WWWS, 1956-1957, 1959
  • Box 13

    Registrar's Office, 1948, 1958
  • Box 13

    Report on East Carolina College by J.D. Messick, 1958
  • Box 13

    Report to the Board of Higher Education, 1956, n.d.
  • Box 13

    Research Budget Requests, 1958
  • Box 13

    ROTC, Air Force, 1947-1952
  • Box 13

    ROTC, Air Force, 1954-1958
  • Box 13

    Salary Information from Other Colleges, 1955-1959
  • Box 13

    School and Society, 1957
  • Box 13

    School Health, 1951
  • Box 13

    School of Nursing, 1954-1959
  • Box 13

    Sloane Foundation, 1951
  • Box 13

    Social Studies Department, 1958-1959
  • Box 13

    Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1948-1951
  • Box 13

    Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1952-1953
  • Box 13

    Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1954-1955
  • Box 13

    Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1956
  • Box 13

    Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1957
  • Box 13

    Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1958
  • Box 13

    Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, January 29, 1959 - September 24, 1959
  • Box 13

    Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, October 1, 1959 - December 29, 1959, n.d.
  • Box 13

    Southern Fellowship Fund, 1956-1959
  • Box 13

    Southern Regional Education Board, 1957-1958
  • Box 13

    Southern University Conference, 1953-1954
  • Box 14

    Speech and Hearing Clinic, 1955
  • Box 14

    Star Engraving Company, Houston, Texas, 1947, 1949-1951, 1956, 1958
  • Box 14

    Student Loans/Scholarships, 1950-1959
  • Box 14

    Student Teaching, 1958
  • Box 14

    Summer Music Camp, 1957-1958
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1948, December 15, 1947 - June 30, 1948
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1948, July5, 1948 - September 14, 1948
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1949, 1949
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1950, 1950
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1951, December 1, 1950 - March 26, 1951
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1951, April 26, 1951 - August 9, 1951
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1952, 1952
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1953, 1953
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1954, 1954
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1955, 1955
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1956, 1956
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1957, 1957
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1958, 1958
  • Box 14

    Summer School 1959, 1959
  • Box 14

    Summer School, Wilmington, 1949, 1952-1954
  • Box 14

    Supervised Teaching Reports, n.d.
  • Box 14

    Teaching Load, 1948
  • Box 15

    Television, Educational Uses, 1951-1953
  • Box 15

    Television, Educational Uses, 1954-1959
  • Box 15

    Television, Educational Closed-Circuit, 1956-1957
  • Box 15

    Television, Educational Closed-Circuit, 1958-1959
  • Box 15

    Television, Educational Broadcast, 1954-1955
  • Box 15

    Television, Educational Broadcast, 1956-1959
  • Box 15

    Television Programs at ECC, correspondence, 1954-1956, 1959
  • Box 15

    Training School Library Circulation Record, 1950
  • Box 15

    Travel-Study Tour, Dr. Ed J. Carter and Dr. Cramer, 1952, 1954-1959
  • Box 15

    Tuition changes at ECC, 1954, 1957, 1959
  • Box 15

    Tuiton Report for North Carolina Colleges, 1954
  • Box 15

    Typewriters, 1959
  • Box 15

    United States Government Depository, ECTC Library, 1951
  • Box 15

    White House Conference on Education, 1951, 1955
  • Box 15

    White House Conference on Education, Reports, 1955
  • Box 15

    White House Conference on Education, newspapers and brochures, 1955-1956
  • Box 15

    White House Conference on Education, Reports, n.d.
Series 11
Miscellaneous Articles
  • Box 16

    Bulletin, Friends of the Public Schools, 1952
  • Box 16

    Carl Sandburg, An Appreciation by Edwin Gill, Carl Sandburg Luncheon Raleigh, NC, 1958
  • Box 16

    College and University Finance Associates, "Comparative Room and Board Rates for 62 Southwestern Institutions of Higher Learning for the Fall Semster 1954", 1954
  • Box 16

    Greensboro Daily News, "Speaker Discusses Techinical Training", 1958
  • Box 16

    News and Observer Article, "The Goodliest Land Under the Cope of Heaven", 1954
  • Box 16

    News and Observer Article, "Railroad Nobody Wanted Soon to Become Newest Artery to Sea", 1957
  • Box 16

    Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1947-1950, 1947-1950
  • Box 16

    Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1951, 1951
  • Box 16

    Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1952, 1952
  • Box 16

    Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1953, 1953
  • Box 16

    Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1954, 1954
  • Box 16

    Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1955, 1955
  • Box 16

    Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1956, 1956
  • Box 16

    Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1957, 1957
  • Box 16

    Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1958, 1958
  • Box 16

    Photocopied Newspaper Articles 1959, 1959
  • Box 16

    The State, "57 North Carolina Colleges", April 17, 1954
  • Box 16

    Ten Commandments For Eastern North Carolina, 1955-1956
  • Box 16

    UNC Chapel Hill Entry, Black Students, newspaper clipping, 1949
  • Box 16

    "82% of 'New' Teachers In 1960 Stayed in State", 1960
Series 12
Miscellaneous
  • Box 17

    Hymnal

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