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East Carolina University Veterans' Gallery

To document that commitment to service, the University Archives in partnership with Digital Collections seeks to collect and document the images and stories of those who have served. View Homepage

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North Carolina Periodicals Index

Provides access to articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics, including the arts, business, culture, history, law, natural resources, public policy, tourism, and travel. View Homepage

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Tearing Down the Wall: Desegregation at East Carolina University

Joyner Library’s Special Collections division has created this website to tell the story of East Carolina University’s journey through southern desegregation. View Homepage

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East Carolina Manuscript Collection

Contains more than 1250 collections of historical documentation including correspondence, diaries, business and church records, maps, genealogy notes, and photographs, plus some 210 original oral history memoirs. View Homepage

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negatives (photographic) photographs administrative records newspapers letters (correspondence) postcards books trade cards (advertising) programs (documents) oral histories musical performances microscopes Studio ceramics stereographs medical equipment color slides souvenir programs maps military records school yearbooks clippings (information artifacts) excerpts pamphlets advertisements specimens certificates invitations typescripts financial records deeds covers (gathered matter components) envelopes essays drawings (visual works) equipment portraits technical drawings book jackets posters paintings (visual works) paper money cards (information artifacts) diaries minutes broadsides (notices) watercolors (paintings) memoirs architectural drawings (visual works) receipts (financial records) newsletters notes speeches brochures genealogies (histories) programs cartoons (humorous images) booklets folders (containers) memorandums metalwork (visual works) notebooks photocopies poetry scrapbooks textile art (visual works) photograph albums glass plate negatives dentures government records contact sheets blueprints (reprographic copies) periodicals sheet music title pages woodcuts (prints) reports lecture notes ledgers (account books) lectures logs (records) jewelry charts (graphic documents) drafts (documents) sketches sculpture (visual works) sales catalogs fliers (printed matter) journals (accounts) lithographs autobiographies obituaries mixed media works tooth and tooth components wills photographic prints registers (lists) prints (visual works) bonds (negotiable instruments) business records dresses (garments) account books engravings (prints) keys (hardware) menus interviews family papers greeting cards magazines (periodicals) medicine bottles labels (identifying artifacts) leaflets (printed works) daybooks cabinet photographs calendars articles playbills orders (military records) pages (components) models (representations) telegrams school records texts (documents) military passes open reel audiotapes plans (maps) prescription scales proposals black-and-white slides bylaws (administrative records) Christmas cards caricatures coupons medicine chests journals (periodicals) judicial records galley proofs examination tables flags military commissions letter books land surveys charters bulletins bible records genealogies (histories) proceedings reminiscences recipes radio programs schedules (time plans) minute books theses tickets sound recordings uniforms scripts (documents) show globes signs (declatory or advertising artifacts) stereoscopes spoons telephones television scripts testimonials summonses surgical instruments tablecloths tags sermons screen printing screenplays scorebooks scores skull (skeleton component) slides (photographs) songbooks ships' logs ships' manifests short stories visiting cards warrants transcripts tooth tile woodwork (general works) mortars (grinding tools) moving images nursing bottles muster rolls necklaces pins (jewelry) paroling passports paper airplanes oil lamps oil paintings (visual works) scarves (costume accessories) resolutions (administrative records) respirators résumés (personnel records) rings (jewelry) rolltop desks rosters saddlebags (containers) saddles (seats) safes (storage containers) prose proverbs press releases pledges poison bottles 16mm assembly drawings affidavits application forms architectural documents biographies (documents) bleeding bowls automobiles bags (generic containers) ballots batteries (electrical) bumper stickers caps (headgear) cabinets (case furniture) bookmarks buggies (carriages) cases (containers) clothing comic books commode chairs composite photographs congressional records dedications (ceremonies) dental cabinets cue sheets cultural artifacts cupping glasses cups drug jars depositions lanterns (lighting devices) invoices jars leech jars logos license plates masks (costume) mess kits medicine spoons manometers manuscripts (documents) loyalty oaths fixed fans gloves gout stools exhibition catalogs eulogies frames (motion picture components) handbills helmets hospital beds hot-water bottles indexes (reference sources) Indian clubs insignias instructions (document genre)

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Mississippi River Valley Teachers Civic centers Hardy family Slaves Military orders Dromaeosauridae Tillandsia Extraction Whitehall, Battle of, Seven Springs, N. C., 1862 Ambulances Records and correspondence Agriculturists La Mott (Pa.) Iwo Jima, Battle of, Japan, 1945 Appreciation Daniel, Everette L., Jr. Klondike River Valley (Yukon) Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972 Canneries Van Grove, Isaac Huske, Joseph C. (Joseph Caldwell), 1822-1897 Lee County (N.C.) Oral Hygiene Typists Hoover, Melissa Norman Burrowes, Thomas, 1904- Legend of Jenny Wiley Polypodium Siege, 1863 Pacztornicky, Frank Saint Petersburg (Russia) United States. Naval Reserve. Women’s Reserve Vanderbilt University Whitehaven (England) African American physicians Depressions Seven Springs (N.C.) Robersonville (N.C.) Autobiography Chinese United States. Internal Revenue Service Bank customers Azores Hurricane Floyd, 1999 Leg Jones, Robert L. African American poets Furniture, equipment, etc Radio programs Family life education Colorado (Battleship) Whichard, Dave (David Julian), Jr. Telephone lines Greece Paradise in literature Health Behavior Shackleford, Eva Horton Sidewalks Fuel trade Accordion Labor costs Sayre (Pa.) Ward, Hallett S. (Hallett Sydney), 1870-1956 Teenage boys Submarine chasers Woman's Relief Corps (U.S.). Ingham Post No. 131 (Canton, Pa.) Queens College (Charlotte, N.C.) Scholarships Death's dream Hookerton Disciples of Christ Union (N.C.) Parasitic diseases Dixon, Phillip R. Medical technologists Brothers Communism and education Jacksonville (Fla.) Basket industry Aeronautics in advertising Venters, Fred, b. ca. 1830 Bridger, Bobby Long, Terry High schools Arizona Bullock, Lewis S. Militia Civil rights movements Islands Automobile mechanics Empire Brush Company Bristol (Tenn.) Microphotography Crorkin, Patrick Andrew Chief Joseph Buick automobile Rivers family Reid, Albert Clayton, 1894-1988 Costume African American women Promises Photographers Beauty shops Pit crews Red Springs (N.C.) Social life and customs Poison oak School elections Motion pictures and the war Foster, Flavel W., 1840-1902 Carter, David Miller Woodbury (N.J.) Antony and Cleopatra Home economics extension workers Women violinists Traffic police Telegraphers Landscape gardening Little, Jeanie R. (Jeanie Rebecca), 1943-2008 Rosacea Farm tenancy Chiang, Kai-shek, 1887-1975 Electronic music Policemen Presbyterian Church (New Bern, N.C.) Samoan Islands New Hampshire Hanging Jackson, Leon W. Iowa (Battleship) Milk Male employees Antiaircraft guns Stockholders African American men Carnival booths CPR (First aid) Little friend, little friend Davis, Harry Ellerbe, 1905-1968 Chester (Light cruiser) Dixon, Richard Dillard, 1888-1952 Adams, Sylvester Dickerson, Grady Hoover, J. T. B. Vaccinium Drainage pipes Gelsemium McKelvain, Ray Nelms Girls' clothing Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945 Folklore

The Digital Collections unit supports the research and teaching mission of East Carolina University and preserves the cultural heritage of the eastern North Carolina community through digital initiatives, especially the creation of digital library materials and tools.
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