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

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Bomber pilots Terminals United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 57th Waterfowl Chang-Chih-Tung Punched card systems Prisoners and prisons, French Explosion, 1971 Piano makers Antiaircraft guns Livingston (Tex.) Sidewalk art exhibitions Funny thing happened on the way to the forum Golden Weed Grill (Restaurant : Wilson, N.C.) Gages South Carolina Baking powder Forks Postcards Battleground (Ind.) Waterfowl shooting Glomerulonephritis Piedmont (Calif.) African American school children College students Badham, William, b. ca. 1836 Seed industry and trade Picketing Illustrations Riggs, Stanley R. Vomiting Horse dealers Maritime law Dogs Special events Georgetown (S.C.) Carr family Lions Clubs International Drinking cups Pories, Walter J. Newspaper buildings Lincolnton Academy (Lincolnton, N.C.) Public utilities Scooters Newspaper editors Employment agencies Propaganda, American Hispanic American agricultural laborers Horne, Ashley Carter, Jimmy, 1924- Composers Hayes, Helen, 1900-1993 Currier (Destroyer escort) Foreign study Earnest, Mike Crommelin family Low-income college students Panacea Springs and Hotel Company (Oxford, N.C.) Morrison (Colo.) Poultry plants Welding Every man a king Student unions Television news anchors Novelists, American Wiggins family Saratoga Springs (N.Y.) Thrift shops Brown, Gregory D. Espionage Badges Forest surveys Loyalty oaths Minor league baseball Dutch City council members Landscapes United States. National Youth Administration Bank of Winterville Marshals North State Telephone Company Fast food restaurants Trinity Hospital (Milwaukee, Wis.) Western Carolina University Liver Diseases Heart Symphonies (Band) Politics and government Indiana Biggs, Asa, 1811-1878 Hunting rifles Bowl Newspaper employees Mount Olive (N.C.) Electronic music Automated tellers Vines, Thomas Torpedoes Somerville Hospital (Somerville, Mass.) Symphony orchestras Wreckers (Vehicles) Fire fighters Episcopal Church. Diocese of East Carolina Farm supply industries Bands (Music) Franklin County Public Hospital (Greenfield, Mass.) Chester (Va.) Butler, James Pigmentation Disorders Bedford (Va.) Jasmine Taft, Francine United States. Air Force. Air Defense Command Cornstalks Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912 St. Peter’s Episcopal Church (Washington, N.C.) College radio stations New Bern High School Concentration camps Sampson County (N.C.) Vosbury, Bronson P. Cherokee Indian Reservation (N.C.) Galleys (Ship kitchens) Flower arrangement Paulton, Edward A. (Edward Antonio), 1866-1939 Ray, Mavis Hancock, Frank W. (Franklin Wills), 1894-1969 Freedom of the press Art museum directors Castles Roosevelt, John A. (John Aspinwall), 1916-1981 Cattle trade Telephone Taft, Edmund Hoover County services Fires Averasboro (N.C.) Lae (Papua New Guinea) Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994 Beverly Hills (Calif.) Mural painting and decoration, American Savannah (Nuclear ship) Rental housing Stephen Foster story Kitchin, Claude, 1869-1923 Payment Southard, Bud Gray Gallery (Greenville, N.C.) Burgaw (N.C.) Africans

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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