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Thousands of images, texts, and audio/video from ECU's diverse collections and beyond.

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A.R. Ammons Collection
African American History
Alice Person
The Attic Collection
Bath Tricentennial Collection
Country Doctor Museum
The Daily Reflector Image Collection
Early American History
Eastern North Carolina Postcard Collection
Eastern Reflector Newspaper Collection
ECU History
Fine and Performing Arts
Health and Medicine
Historic Hope Plantation
Latino Leadership in Eastern North Carolina
Laupus Health Sciences History Collections
Manufacturing and Business
Military History
Municipal Works
Naval and Maritime History
North Carolina History and Fiction Collection
North Carolina Maps Collection
North Carolina Missionaries
Outdoor Theatre Collection
Pitt County 250th Anniversary Collection
Politics and Government
Regional/National events
Robert C. Caldwell Collection
September 11, 2001, Student Reactions
Social and Family Life
Special Collections Oral History Collection
Special Collections Staff Pick Collection
Stuart Wright Collection
Sustainable World
Tobacco Farm Life Museum
Women's History
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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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ECU Icons Gallery

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

* This is random sample of subjects, for more view the subject page or shuffle this cloud

Music-halls Gregory, Richard Henry, 1876-1955 Art schools Dermatitis University of North Carolina (System) Moody (Tex.) Premature death Women golfers African American art University of Cincinnati Operas, Chinese Uhr, Ernest B. (Ernest Bernhard) Pueblo women Runners (Sports) Segregation in education Streets Vermont Baby strollers Acting teachers Nicaragua Republican Perry McGlone Construction Company National Easter Seal Society for Crippled Children and Adults Primaries Chicago (Ill.) Seykora, Edward J. Broilers (Poultry) Submarines (Ships) Katherine Anne Porter : a collection of critical essays Fashion shows Ferris wheels Amaro, Emanuele Samford University. Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research Gravesend (Kent, England) Postage stamps Democratic Party (N.C.) Keeling, Carment B. Alaska Chappell, Mabel W. Presbyterian church buildings Textile machinery Municipal bonds Griffith, Andy, 1926- Chinese characters Ophthalmology Food service Phelps Chevrolet Poor Maps, Topographic Gambier (Ohio) Prefabricated houses. Park Rapids (Minn.) McCain, Pearle University of Richmond Rodabaugh, Karl Grabowsky family Greenville Art Center Jewelry stores Poultry farms College integration Tokyo Library users Business education Middle Atlantic States Tuberculosis, Pulmonary Towels Timberville (Va.) Greenville Utilities Commission Cross and sword Sterilization Westminster Choir College Fire prevention Sword of peace Fleetwood, Miles Coloring for children Wages Fast food restaurants School principals Caldwell, J. M. Caldwell, Dinson A. Preservation Hall Jazz Band Legal status, laws, etc. Lumberton Cotton Mills (Lumberton, N.C.) Electric wiring, Outdoor Gastroenteritis Telegraphers Fechtig, F. H. (Frederick Hart), 1865-1951 Salvation Army Stockholders Black cherry Chicks Swimming coaches Branch, John, 1782-1863 Community college presidents African American college presidents Allen, Sarah S. Mare Island (Calif.) Storage and moving trade Ithaca (N.Y.) United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 57th Joyner, Kitty Helminths—parasitology Geology Many-colored land Veterinary vaccines Normandy (France) Poison sumac Pittman, Hobson, 1900-  Waterways Weber, Robert A. The velvet horn United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.) West Texas State University Carter, Jimmy, 1924- Merry-go-round Plumbing Dyspepsia Human anatomy 1929 School vandalism African American Episcopalians Thread Liberty ships Ely, Lois Anna Gulls Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Trucking Laminated plastics Teach, Edward, d. 1718 Beverage industry Southern Presbyterian College and Conservatory of Music (Red Springs, N.C.) Waiters Seawell, Malcolm Maps, Manuscript Hocutt, Hester Katherine Murray Telephone Detroit (Mich.) Peanut industry Pharyngitis Radio broadcasters Umberger, Randolph, 1942-2011 History,  Military Waltham (Mass.) Blakeslee, Sarah Office equipment and supplies Christmas plays Robertson, Sherry Nails, Ingrowing Optimist International Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

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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