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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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The Daily Reflector Image Collection

The more than 7,500 historic images from The Daily Reflector, Greenville, NC's daily newspaper, document the sweeping changes in Eastern North Carolina between 1949 and 1967. 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) oral histories microscopes Studio ceramics stereographs medical equipment color slides souvenir programs military records maps school yearbooks pamphlets clippings (information artifacts) excerpts specimens advertisements deeds financial records programs (documents) covers (gathered matter components) envelopes typescripts essays certificates equipment drawings (visual works) technical drawings posters book jackets portraits diaries minutes broadsides (notices) watercolors (paintings) architectural drawings (visual works) memoirs brochures paper money receipts (financial records) newsletters genealogies (histories) cartoons (humorous images) programs memorandums booklets photograph albums notes scrapbooks notebooks speeches dentures musical performances glass plate negatives contact sheets blueprints (reprographic copies) periodicals sheet music woodcuts (prints) lecture notes lectures drafts (documents) charts (graphic documents) poetry sketches sales catalogs reports cards (information artifacts) logs (records) fliers (printed matter) invitations engravings (prints) government records ledgers (account books) lithographs autobiographies tooth and tooth components texts (documents) photographic prints business records menus family papers keys (hardware) labels (identifying artifacts) journals (accounts) leaflets (printed works) greeting cards models (representations) magazines (periodicals) medicine bottles account books calendars daybooks playbills prints (visual works) wills title pages telegrams prescription scales pages (components) obituaries proposals coupons Christmas cards bylaws (administrative records) black-and-white slides medicine chests journals (periodicals) galley proofs land surveys flags examination tables minute books military passes bible records genealogies (histories) bulletins bonds (negotiable instruments) charters caricatures recipes show globes orders (military records) paintings (visual works) photocopies plans (maps) reminiscences sound recordings theses tickets uniforms visiting cards warrants tile tooth stereoscopes spoons telephones television scripts summonses surgical instruments tablecloths tags poison bottles press releases proceedings passports paper airplanes oil lamps oil paintings (visual works) nursing bottles signs (declatory or advertising artifacts) scorebooks scores skull (skeleton component) slides (photographs) songbooks ships' logs ships' manifests short stories screenplays scripts (documents) sermons registers (lists) proverbs scarves (costume accessories) schedules (time plans) school records resolutions (administrative records) respirators résumés (personnel records) rings (jewelry) rolltop desks rosters saddlebags (containers) saddles (seats) safes (storage containers) cases (containers) cue sheets cultural artifacts cupping glasses cups comic books commode chairs composite photographs congressional records depositions dental cabinets drug jars eulogies bookmarks buggies (carriages) caps (headgear) cabinet photographs cabinets (case furniture) 16mm assembly drawings affidavits application forms architectural documents biographies (documents) bleeding bowls automobiles bags (generic containers) ballots batteries (electrical) mess kits mortars (grinding tools) moving images muster rolls medicine spoons manometers loyalty oaths logos license plates leech jars letter books exhibition catalogs fixed fans handbills helmets hospital beds hot-water bottles indexes (reference sources) Indian clubs insignias interviews lanterns (lighting devices) judicial records jars frames (motion picture components) gloves gout stools

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Tew, Charles Courtenay, 1827-1862 Asociación de Mexicanos en Carolina del Norte Living rooms Zeigler, Ella Wake Island, Battle of, Wake Island, 1941 Woodward Circle (Wilson, N.C.) Segregation in education Cape Canaveral (Fla.) Stores, Retail Preservation Hall Jazz Band Solicitor (Tugboat) Umbrella Stand East Carolina University. Panhellenic Association Braxton, J. W. Schirra, Wally Marking Savannah (Light cruiser) Fuel trade Sills family African American teachers Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Company Metal-work St. John's Church (Fayetteville, N.C.) Stacks (Hay, grain, etc.) Schoenbaum, Howard R. Sparrow, George Attmore, 1845-1922 Battle family Blood donors Frontier and pioneer life North Carolina. Militia. Regiment, 14th Xylophone Pharmacists Television broadcasting of sports Baseball coaches Coe, Fred A. Anesthetics Drum and bugle corps Rowe, Willard E. Henneberger, Josiah B., 1918-  Political conventions Iredell County (N.C.) St. Peter’s Episcopal Church (Washington, N.C.) Harding Family Purges Greenwood, Bernard Character Winterville (N.C.) Teenagers Death Herring, David Wells, 1858-1940 Pinner family Gulls Wheeler, Arville, 1900- First United Methodist Church (Rocky Mount, N.C.) Women pirates Machine shops Newspaper layout and typography Asbury-Oliver, Suzanne Chevrolet trucks City traffic Economics, Hospital Gratitude Wheelchairs Weathering of buildings Scandals in mass media Eastern North Carolina Press Association Throat Sloane, Hans, Sir, 1660-1753 Mistletoes Wake Island Pacztornicky, Frank Passenger trains Winter protection Women farmers Women long-distance runners Cathedrals Greenland Ammunition containers Iwo Jima, Battle of, Japan, 1945 National characteristics, American Garrett, Radford Marvin Employee fringe benefits High school students Pep-Tono Co. Taylor, James M. Bristoe Station, Battle of, Va., 1863 Low Back Pain Ointment Bases—therapeutic use Tonsillectomy Pender County (N.C.) Pycnanthemum Whitehall, Battle of, Seven Springs, N. C., 1862 Indigenous peoples Bullock, Emma Louise Carter Tatemsville (Va.) Ellis, John Willis, 1820-1861 Military discharge United States Power Squadrons United States. Army. Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, 27th (1861-1865) Ballrooms Bags Chancre Hispanic American children Flag football Freezing Doll clothes Skin—Cancer Summons Arctic regions Quilts Halloween costumes University of Virginia Burgess, Martha Theresa Arthur Wrestling Washing machines Bereavement Picnics Tin Jelks family Drinking water Choruses Award presentations Riverview Hotel (Jacksonville, N.C.) Design and construction Grandstands Scalp Dermatoses Kaolin Home economics Admission Interpreters for the deaf Cypripedium Briggs, Frank Spencer Miniature objects USS Ancon (Ship: AGC-4) Appleton (Wis.) Milk tanks Commencement ceremonies Lord of the rings Hyde, Robert Porter, John W. H. Steering-gear Caldwell County (N.C.) McLean, Angus Wilton, 1870-1935 Bryant, Henry Lima bean Rear-end collisions Premature death University of North Carolina (1793-1962). School of Public Health. Ceramic tableware Radiomen

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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