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ECU Centennial Exhibit
Founding
1st Graduation

John Lawson Exhibit
Entrepreneur
Adventurer
Naturalist

Steamers Exhibit
Construction
Navigation
Regular Operations
Agent
Excursions
Repairs
Connecting Steamers
KALULA

Tobacco Exhibit
Business
Newspapers
Records/Photos
Warehouses
Census

Wright Brothers Exhibit
Diaries
Photos
The Brothers
Outer Banks
Hidden Images
Publications
Dare County Homecoming Edition
Rare Articles and Pamphlets
Wright Memorial Special Edition
Weather Data



ECU Centennial Exhibit
Founding
"The Act Authorizing the Training School"
"For an Eastern Normal"
"The Wilson Normal: Elder P.D. Gold of Wilson Adresses the Committee on Education"
"The Wilson Normal: Delegation in Its Behalf Urge Its Establishment"
"A Delegation from Elizabeth City Here in the Interest of a State Normal School in that City"
"An Act to Stimulate High School Instruction in the Public Schools of the State and Teacher Training"
"Reasons Why the Citizens of Pitt Should Vote in Favor of the School Bonds..."
To My Dear Sir
Dear Col [Col. W.B. Rodman]
My Dear Sweetheart [Loula Fleming]
"Notice to the Voters of Pitt County"
My dear Sir [Mr. Jos. F. Ta[y]loe]
"No Modifications"
Dear Sir [Gov. R. B. Glenn]
Greenville's Proposal for ECTTS
"Greenville Gets the School, Will Be Located on the Harrington Property"
"Greenville Gets Training School"
"Greenville Winner of Training School"
"Ground Broken for the School"
"Rules of the Board of Trustees of the East Carolina Teachers' Training School"
"Haywood Dail’s Ballot-Diet Is Part of the ECU Legend"
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1st Graduation
ECTTS Faculty
Robert Wright with Students
Student Body & Faculty
"President Robert H. Wright's Inaugural Address"
"The East Carolina Training School"
[Five Friends]
[Commencement Photo]
[Commencement Program]
[Invitation to the Celebration of the Third Anniversary of the Groundbreaking for the ECTTS Building
"Pattie Dowell--East Carolina's First"
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John Lawson Exhibit
Entrepreneur
Robert Daniell v. John Lawson
Christoper Gale v. John Lawson
Abstract of John Lawson's Will
Thomas Peterson, attorney of Perry and Company v. John Lawson
To Edmund Jenings Esq.
Contests of John Lawson's Will
Christopher Gale v. Joseph Dereham
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Adventurer
To Secretary, SPG [Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts]
To Chenin and Boyd
To Glover
To Lawson
Journal of the Proceedings of Philip Ludwell and Nathaniel Harrison
To Alexander Spotswood, Governor of Virginia
To the Honorable Robert Gibs and To the Honorable Council and General Assembly
"Relation of my American Project"
To Secretary, SPG [Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts]
"The Torch Leads On: 175 Years of New Bern School in Historic Review"
Biographical Sketch of John Lawson
Among the Tuscarora: The Strange and Mysterious Death of John Lawson, Gentleman, Explorer, and Writer
Paradise Regained Again: The Literary Context of John Lawson’s A New Voyage to Carolina
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Naturalist
Browse Herbarium Specimens by Taxonomic Latin Name
Browse Herbarium Specimens by Alphabetized Common Name
HS145 p56
HS145 p57
HS145 p58
HS145 p59
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HS145 p61
HS145 p62
HS145 p63
HS145 p64
HS145 p65
HS145 p66
HS158 p129
HS158 p151
HS158 p214
HS171 p65
HS242 p110
HS242 p111
HS242 p113
HS242 p114
HS242 p115
HS242 p116
HS242 p117
HS242 p118
HS242 p119
HS242 p120
HS242 p121
HS242 p122
HS242 p123
HS242 p124
HS242 p125
HS242 p126
HS242 p127
HS145 p45
HS145 p46
HS145 p47
HS145 p48
HS145 p49
HS145 p50
HS145 p51
HS145 p52
HS145 p53
HS145 p54
HS145 p55
HS242 p128
HS242 p132
HS242 p135
HS242 p129b
HS242 p136
HS242 p134
HS242 p129
HS242 p131
HS242 p130
HS242 p133
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Steamers Exhibit
Construction
To E. S. Askew & Brother
[Envelope from E. H. Frazier & Co., East-Baltimore Iron and Brass Works]
To E. S. Askew & Bro.
[Contract between Frazier & Co. and Askew & Bro.]
To E. S. Askew & Bro.
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]
To Father, Sir [Zephaniah Askew]
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]
Permanent Enrollment No. 6
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Navigation
Regular Operations
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]
[Schedules, Windsor and Plymouth Steam Route ]
"The Cashie River"
[Steamer BERTIE Schedule]
"Accidents"
"Sailed"
"A Promising Sprout"
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]
"To Shippers"
To Sister Mollie
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]
Map of North Carolina
Permanent Enrollment No. 2
Permanent Enrollment No. 5
Seventeenth Annual List of Merchant Vessels of the United States
Permanent Enrollment No. 1
"Cashi Steam Navigation Co."
[BERTIE Ran Aground]
"Cashie Steam Navigation Company"
"The Steamer BERTIE"

Agent
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]
[Advertisement for the Askew Corner Store]
"Green Tea Seeds"
"Green Tea"
[Advertisement for Sea Fowl Guano]
"Guano. Guano."

Excursions
[Excursion broadside for ST'R BERTIE]
"The C. P. P.'s in Plymouth"
"Pleasant Trip"
"The Excursion"
[BERTIE Unable to Coal]

Repairs
"New Machine Shop in Plymouth, NC"
"The Bertie"
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]
"Machinery"

Connecting Steamers
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]
"Steamer Lota"
"Tri-weekly Line from Portsmouth to Edenton and Plymouth, N. C. via Franklin, VA."
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]
[Steamer for the Roanoke, Norfolk, and Baltimore Steamboat Company Advertisement]
[Steamers CHOWAN and LOTA Schedules]
[Steamer LUCY's Summer Schedule]
"Nag's Head"
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]
[Chowan Sold]
"Gurley Line"
[Steamer LUCY Delayed]

KALULA
"Steam Engine and Boiler for Sale at Half Price"
"Auction Sale Of Steam Engine & Barge!"
To Willie [Wilbur Askew]
To Father [Zephaniah Askew]

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Tobacco Exhibit
Business
Report of the Bureau of Labor and Printing for Pitt County
The North Carolina Year Book
The North Carolina Year Book and Business Directory
Report of the Department of Labor and Printing for Pitt County
Illustrated City of Greenville, Pitt County, North Carolina
The North Carolina Year Book and Business Directory
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Newspapers
"Greenville Tobacco Warehouse . . . The Grand Opening"
"Greenville Tobacco Warehouse . . . Has Four Breaks Each Week"
"Pitt County is Fast Gaining . . . "
"Tobacco Culture"
"About Curing Tobacco"
"How Tobacco Was Introduced into Pitt"
"Let 'Er Hum!"
"Tobacco Warehouse"
"Tobacco Warehouse"
"The Warehouse"
"Greenville Tobacco Warehouse"
"The Tobacco Department: Greenville's Progressive Business Men"
[Editor's Note about O. L. Joyner]
"The Tobacco Department: The Growth and Development of the Greenville N.C. Tobacco Market"
"The Tobacco Department: Our Buyers"
"The Tobacco Department: Our Buyers"
"The Tobacco Department: Our Buyers"
"The Tobacco Department: Our Buyers"
"Many Delegates Here"
"Growers of Tobacco"
Center Brick Warehouse
Famer's Consolidated Tobacco Co.
Paraham's Warehouse
Wiley Brown
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Records/Photos
A Country Scene in Pitt County, N.C.
A Tobacco Field Near Greenville, N.C.
[Unidentified Men in a Pitt County Tobacco Field]
[Letterhead of the Eastern Tobacco Warehouse, Greenville, NC]
[Letterhead of Evans & Hooker, Greenville, NC]
To the Tobacco Planters of North Carolina
[Letterhead of Coward, Hooker & Company, Greenville, NC]
[Letterhead of Parham & Parham, Greenville, NC]
One of the First Tobacco Barns in Pitt County
Export Leaf Tobacco Co. (Greenville, NC) Payroll Sheets
Leaf Packing Factories of the Imperial Tobacco Co. in America: Farmville
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Warehouses
[Map of Greenville Tobacco Warehouse District]
Greenville, NC Tobacco Warehouse Historic District: National Register of Historic Places Registration Form
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Census
1900 Census Returns for Pitt County, North Carolina
Search By Last Name or Occupation

Aggregate Census Items
1900 Aggregate Census Population Data for Pitt County, Part I
1900 Aggregate Census Population Data for Pitt County, Part II
1900 Aggregate Census Agriculture Data for Pitt County, Part I
1900 Aggregate Census Agriculture Data for Pitt County, Part II
1900 Aggregate Census Manufactures Data for Pitt County
1910 Aggregate Census Population Data for Pitt County
1910 Aggregate Census Agriculture Data for Pitt County
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Wright Brothers Exhibit
Diaries
Joshua Judson Davis, [Diary Entry], August 1888
Joshua Judson Davis, [Diary Entry], October 1888
Joshua Judson Davis, [Diary Entry], December 1888
Wilbur Wright, [Diary Entry], 13 September 1900
[Observations on Soaring]
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], 26 October 1900
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], June 1901
Edward Huffaker, [Diary Entry], July 1901
Wilbur Wright, [Diary Entry], July 1901
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], July 1901
Edward Huffaker, [Diary Entry], August 1901
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], 2 August 1901
Wilbur Wright, [Diary Entry], 7 August 1901
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], March 1902
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], 11 April 1902
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], July 1902
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], August 1902
Orville Wright, [Diary Entry], August 1902
Orville Wright, [Diary Entry], September 1902
Orville Wright, [Diary Entry], October 1902
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], October 1902
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], 24 November 1902
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], 24 Demecmber 1902
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], August 1903
Orville Wright, [Diary Entry], September 1903
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], 6 October 1903
Orville Wright, [Diary Entry], October 1903
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], November 1903
Orville Wright, [Diary Entry], November 1903
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], December 1903
Orville Wright, [Diary Entry], December 1903
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], April 1908
Wilbur Wright, [Diary Entry], April 1908
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], May 1908
Wilbur Wright, [Diary Entry], May 1908
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], September 1911
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], October 1911
Orville Wright, [Diary Entry], October 1911
Milton Wright, [Diary Entry], 1 November 1911
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Photos
The Brothers
[Nos Aeroplanes]
New York Herald Reporter's Presentation to A. W. Drinkwater
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #1]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #2]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #3]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #4]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #5]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #6]
[General Burnside’s Headquarters for Battle of Roanoke - Cyanotype #7]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #8]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #9]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #10]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #11]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #12]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #13]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #14]
[Hotel Roanoke, Manteo, NC - Cyanotype #15]
[Orville Wright’s Visit to Kitty Hawk Village - Cyanotype #16]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Cyanotype #17]
[Orville Wright with Reporters Departing Manteo - Sepia #1]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Sepia #2]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Sepia #3]
[Orville Wright Glider Flights - Sepia #4]

Outer Banks
[Steamer Trenton]
[Scenes at Elizabeth City]
[Map of Outer Banks]
[Local Family]
[Scenes from Pilgrimage To Old Fort Raleigh On Roanoke Island ]
[Scenes on Pilgrimage To Old Fort Raleigh On Roanoke Island ]

Hidden Images
[542-Ocean Surf]
565 - A View of Kitty Hawk Bay
546 - Willam J. Tate and His Family
547 - Captain and Mrs. James Hobbs
549 - Camp Kitty Hawk In Is Lunar Landscape
560 - Tenting at Camp Kitty Hawk
564 - The Wright's Environment
563 - The Lunar Landscape
567 - A Distant View of Kitty Hawk Village
568 - A Closer View of Kitty Hawk Village
557 - View of Kitty Hawk Lifesaving Station and Weather Station From The 1900 Camp
550 - Lifesavers At The Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
551 - Second View of Lifesaver At Kitty Hawk
558 - Kitty Hawk Life Savers At Practive-Going Out
559 - Kitty Hawk Lifesavers At Practice-Coming In
545 - Thomas Tate, The First Wright Aviator
561 - An Odd Camera Goof
544 - The Wreck and The Village Beyond
556 - Discovering Kill Devil Hills
566 - The Majesty of Kill Devil Hills
15.7.20 - The 1901 Wright Camp From Atop Big Kill Devil Hill
576 - A Closer View
578 - Hamans Place-One of The Recluses For the Wrights
579 - The Sand Crab
581 - Kitty Hawk As A Salon On Flight
583 - The Characters of Kitty Hawk
15.5.22 - Wilbur Wright Drags the Tarpaper Procession as Orville Dresses for the Occasion
574 - Orville Displays he 1901 Glider Piled On End
571 - Wilbur and Orville Fly The 1901 Glider As A Kite
580 - Wilbur and Orville Fly the 1901 Glider as a Kite
575 - The Asencsion of Kill Devil Hill
569 - Launch Readiness
570 - Experimental Landings
15.7.21 - Reorganizing Kitty Hawk for Flight
15.7.22 - The Reassembled Kitchen
16.3.23 - The Reassembled Sleeping Space
593 - The 1920 Workshop/Dormitory/Living Space Complete
600 - The Lifesavers of Kill Devil Hills
631 - The Successful Test Sequence
630 - Wilbur Wright Aloft
602 - Wilbur Wright Soaring
592 - Orville Wright Soars As Well
597 - Wilbur Soars Even Longer
15.6.46 - Wilbur Over Kill Devil Hills
15.7.2 - The Original First Flight Celebration
15.6.2 - The Chanute Flyer Debacle
15.6.9 - Wright Trials Resume
15.6.5 - Another Triumphal Flight
598 - Controlled Flight
16.3.22 - 1903 Upgraded Living Quarters
15.6.40 - More Flights of the 1902 Graceful Glider
656 - Assembling The 1903 Powered Flyer
606 - Ready For Flight
607 - Ready for Flight
612 - Ready For Flight
613 - Ready For Flight
609 - Track Of Failed Flight
610 - Wilbur Grounded
615 - Readiness For Flight
669 - Wilbur Tracks Away Before Flight
626 - First Flight
629 - The Fourth Flight
614 - The Damaged Craft
624 - Bye, Bye Kitty Hawk
671 - The 1908 Headquarters Building
672 - The 1908 Dollies For Transporting Aircraft
673 - The Destroyed 1903 Camp
674 - A 1908 Kill Devil Hills Landscape
675 - The Kill Devil Hills Camp
705 - Panorama of the 1911 Camp
700 - Buster Wright And The 1911 Hangar
706 - View From 1911 Hangar
42.10 - Camp Life
42.14 - The Gun Toting Orville
693-Photo Opportunity #1
698-Photo Opportunity #2
699 - Orville Soars
692 - Observers Are Mesmerized
708 - Parson and Elder in the Whirlwind
697 - Posing with the Press
703 - The Telltale Door
711 - Farewell to Big Kill Devil

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Publications
Dare County Homecoming Edition
[Ad for Steamer Trenton, East Carolina Transportation Company]
[Ad for Manteo-Norfolk Line]
[Ad for Kramer Brothers Company]
[Ad for Sharber & White Hardware Co.]
"Dare County's Fame Spreads Across Globe"
"How to Get There and What to Do"
"Homecoming Program in Dare Next Week"
"Not a Mishap in a Million Miles"
"Principal Figures in the Dare County Homecoming Celebration Which Will Attract the Attention of Two Nations All Next Week"
"Roanoke Island Ready for its Noted Visitors"
"Warren Tells Congress Lost Colony Story"
"Largest County of Coast Guards"
"Praise For a Good Piece of Work"
"National Memorial to Aviation to be Sought"
"Prosperous County in a Prosperous State"
"Here Sportsmen Find Their Paradise"
"Beautiful Winter Homes in Currituck"
"Currituck Close to Roanoke Island Now"

Rare Articles and Pamphlets
[Text on Elizabeth City]
The Albemarle District of North Carolina
North Carolina and Its Resources
"History at Kill Devil Hill"
"Dare County"
Elizabeth City: Rich in Natural Beauty, Unsurpassed in Location, Unlimited in Resources, Manufacturing, Lumbering, Trucking and Fishing Center
The Beginning of Human Flight
Virginia Dare Shores, North Carolina
"The Wright Memorial and Fort Raleigh"
Wings Over Kill Devil...and Legends of the Dunes of Dare

Wright Memorial Special Edition
"Hunting, Fishing, Bathing" [at Kitty Hawk]
"Welcome to Dare County"
"Take Virginia Dare Trail to Opportunity"
"Manteo Welcomes the Visitors to the Wright Memorial Dedication"
[Ad for Owens Shoe Company]
[Ad for Dr. H.A. Thorson, Chiropractor]
[Ad for O.B. West Co.]
[Ad for E.S. Chesson & Son]
[Ad for P.W. Melick Co.]
[Ad for Shell Products]
[Ad for L.D. Tarkington]
[Ad for the Steamer Trenton]
[Ad for Elizabeth City Marble & Granite Works]
[Ad for The Norfolk & Carolina Telephone & Telegraph Company]
[Ad for Coca-Cola Bottling Works]
[Ad for The Texas Company]
"Wright Memorial Bridge"
"Where North Carolina History Begins"
"Captain Martin L. Johnson is Veteran Sailor of Dare Water Routes and Bypaths"
"Seven Ton Rock Set Up to Mark Birth of Flight"
"Preparation at Kill Devil Hill Causing Bustle"
"Unquenchable Forever"
"Citizens of Kitty Hawk Have Erected Their Own Personal Tribute to Brothers' Memory"
"Memorial Body Always Behind Tower Plans"
"Drinkwater Says Didn't Send First Telegram of the Flight Joe Dozier, Deceased, Did It"
"Wright Memorial Bridge Forms Link Between Dare County and Mainland of Eastern Carolina"
"Sportsmen Find Long Sought Ideal Spot in Dare County Paradise"
"Surprised In a Way and In a Way I Wasn't," Says John T. Daniels Who Saw First Flight"
"Ehtridge Was Thrilled When Man First Flew"
"Sixty Foot Granite Memorial Now Towers High Above Sea Level On Scene of Man's Victory Over Air"
"Coast Guard Is an Integral Part of Dare County: Many Members of the Service are From Dare"
"Broadcast Through Columbia Network"
"Ruth Nichols"
"Proclamation of Mayor of Manteo Declares Holiday"
"Orville Wright is at Dedication of Granite Pylon Commemorating Flight Made December 17, 1903"
"Memorial Is Erected to Courage and Faith Says Congressman L.C. Warren"
"Nature Loses Another Battle as Memorial Is Dedicated in Downpour"
"Highlights"
"Feeling of Resentment Seen in Dare County as Result of Wright Memorial Dedication"

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