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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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Heritage Hall: Remembering the History of East Carolina University

Explore East Carolina’s history from its founding to the present to learn more about the events that have shaped our institution. 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 programs (documents) 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 diaries cards (information artifacts) minutes broadsides (notices) watercolors (paintings) memoirs architectural drawings (visual works) brochures speeches paper money 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) fliers (printed matter) sketches sales catalogs reports tooth and tooth components lithographs ledgers (account books) engravings (prints) autobiographies 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 magazines (periodicals) models (representations) leaflets (printed works) medicine bottles calendars daybooks account books coupons Christmas cards bylaws (administrative records) black-and-white slides medicine chests journals (periodicals) paintings (visual works) orders (military records) obituaries prescription scales plans (maps) proposals title pages texts (documents) school records telegrams sound recordings show globes theses tickets uniforms recipes reminiscences schedules (time plans) proceedings land surveys examination tables flags galley proofs letter books minute books military passes bible records articles genealogies (histories) cabinet photographs bulletins bonds (negotiable instruments) charters caricatures cases (containers) comic books commode chairs composite photographs congressional records drug jars depositions dental cabinets cue sheets cultural artifacts cupping glasses cups bookmarks buggies (carriages) bumper stickers caps (headgear) cabinets (case furniture) 16mm assembly drawings affidavits application forms architectural documents biographies (documents) bleeding bowls automobiles bags (generic containers) ballots batteries (electrical) manometers mess kits muster rolls mortars (grinding tools) moving images license plates leech jars medicine spoons logos loyalty oaths folders (containers) frames (motion picture components) gloves gout stools fixed fans eulogies exhibition catalogs lanterns (lighting devices) judicial records jars handbills helmets hospital beds hot-water bottles indexes (reference sources) Indian clubs insignias interviews press releases poison bottles oil lamps oil paintings (visual works) nursing bottles passports paper airplanes scorebooks scores screenplays scripts (documents) sermons skull (skeleton component) slides (photographs) songbooks ships' logs ships' manifests short stories scarves (costume accessories) proverbs resolutions (administrative records) respirators résumés (personnel records) rings (jewelry) rolltop desks rosters saddlebags (containers) saddles (seats) safes (storage containers) visiting cards warrants tile tooth stereoscopes signs (declatory or advertising artifacts) spoons telephones television scripts summonses surgical instruments tablecloths tags

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Women tennis players Flynn, Elizabeth Gurley Bowker, Francis E. Indigestion Capitol Rotunda (United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.) Quingdao (China) Hunting rifles Liniments Frazier, Bruce Malden Hospital (Malden, Mass.) Bartlett, James V. Women's Reserve Outlaw, Doris Croom Preventive health services Louisiana Outdoor Drama Association Morocco Eclipses Henneberger, Josiah B., 1918-  Robertson, Mary R. Wright, Robert Herring, 1870-1934 Franklin County Public Hospital (Greenfield, Mass.) Farm supply industries Alleghany County (N.C.) Garysburg (N.C.) Hookerton Disciples of Christ Union (N.C.) Judge Buell's legacy Mustian, A. P. Tar Phosphate industry Social life and customs Lions Clubs International Military life Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 Giles, David H. Cedar Grove Cemetery (New Bern, N.C.) Show boat Marching bands United States. Naval Electronic Systems Command Construction equipment Civic improvement Evans, LaRue M. Breathing apparatus Recreation rooms Hot Springs (Ark.) Dolphins Wright, Richard M. Genitalia, Female 1976 War correspondents Fairy tales in art Electric machinery Venters, Fred, b. ca. 1830 Farms Ramsay, Alston, 1906-1975 Parker, Minnie Bell Cape Canaveral (Fla.) White family English Dwellings Melanosis Wallace, Jack L., 1927- Helicopter ambulances Barlow, Della, 1840-1870 Vandalism American National Red Cross. Nursing Service Bread Ambulances Wynne, Frances Holloway Egypt Hicks, Steacy D. Westmoreland, Myrtle H. Team bowling Automobile repair shops Chocowinity (N.C.) Smith family Richfield (N.C.) Otters Sculpin (Submarine) Mechanical equipment Commerce Fish culturists Panacea Springs and Hotel Company (Oxford, N.C.) Toothache Gregory, Quentin Protein-Energy Malnutrition Forbes, Selina Langhorne Davenport Burlington (N.C.) Museums Competitions Recruiting, enlistment, etc. Jasper American Heart Association Racers (Persons) Porter, John W. H. USS James C. Owens (Destroyer : DD-776) Fourth of July celebrations Weathering of buildings Arkansaw traveller Suites (Band) Models and modelmaking Plymouth (N.C.) Lobbies (Rooms) Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng, China) Rodman, Mary Marcia Blount, 1819-1911 Starting here, starting now Carnival games Postal voting Grantham, Dewey W. St. James Episcopal Church (Kittrell, N.C.) United States. Declaration of Independence 1861-1865 St. Timothy's Church (Wilson, N.C.) Union Carbide Corporation African American high school students Wings of the morning Howard, Robert Wallace Radiomen deGraffenried family Computer printers Zaturenska, Marya, 1902-1982 Flour Cleveland, Frances Folsom, 1864-1947 Tinea Versicolor Stallings, George B. H., Jr. Simpson, Malcolm New Guinea Boilers School physicians Rudkin, Ron Marietta Phelps Hospital (Macomb, Ill.) Buies Creek (N.C.) Lead-acid batteries Columns Opium Cayce (S.C.) Skin Newton (N.C.) Wilderness, Battle of the, Va., 1864 Midway, Battle of, 1942 Coffins Water-meters Knights and knighthood Jersey City (N.J.) Investigation Little, Jeanie R. (Jeanie Rebecca), 1943-2008 McCallum, James H., Jr. Right turn on red Cape Cod (Mass.) Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Marshall University

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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