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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 programs (documents) pamphlets clippings (information artifacts) excerpts specimens advertisements musical performances financial records deeds typescripts envelopes covers (gathered matter components) certificates essays equipment drawings (visual works) technical drawings posters book jackets portraits diaries minutes broadsides (notices) cards (information artifacts) watercolors (paintings) invitations memoirs architectural drawings (visual works) brochures paper money receipts (financial records) newsletters genealogies (histories) cartoons (humorous images) programs memorandums booklets photograph albums notes scrapbooks speeches notebooks photocopies dentures glass plate negatives government records contact sheets blueprints (reprographic copies) periodicals sheet music poetry woodcuts (prints) lecture notes lectures drafts (documents) charts (graphic documents) logs (records) fliers (printed matter) sketches sales catalogs reports tooth and tooth components engravings (prints) ledgers (account books) lithographs autobiographies business records menus family papers keys (hardware) journals (accounts) photographic prints playbills prints (visual works) registers (lists) wills leaflets (printed works) labels (identifying artifacts) greeting cards models (representations) magazines (periodicals) medicine bottles account books calendars daybooks coupons Christmas cards bylaws (administrative records) black-and-white slides medicine chests journals (periodicals) title pages texts (documents) telegrams proposals prescription scales plans (maps) pages (components) paintings (visual works) obituaries orders (military records) recipes reminiscences show globes theses tickets sound recordings uniforms galley proofs land surveys flags examination tables minute books military passes bible records genealogies (histories) cabinet photographs bulletins bonds (negotiable instruments) charters caricatures 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) 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 frames (motion picture components) jars gloves gout stools visiting cards warrants tooth tile signs (declatory or advertising artifacts) stereoscopes spoons telephones television scripts summonses surgical instruments tablecloths tags scorebooks scores screenplays scripts (documents) sermons skull (skeleton component) slides (photographs) songbooks ships' logs ships' manifests short stories 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) oil lamps oil paintings (visual works) nursing bottles paper airplanes passports poison bottles press releases proceedings

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Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 Cercis Meltzer, Mark Competitions Kelly, Lorena Torpedo-boats Grand Island (Neb.) Scales (Weighing instruments) Voyages around the world Taft, E. Hoover Societies East Carolina University. School of Nursing Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.). Political Action Committee Princeton (Ship) Daughters of the American Revolution Early works to 1800 Conway (Destroyer) Martin, Walter Francis Louisiana Tech University Immigrants Streets Soil conservation Fall foliage North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Lizzie (N.C.) Cavite (Cavite Province, Philippines) Bookmobiles Food service employees Funeral supplies industry Valentines Dog rescue Hurricane damage Panama Canal (Panama) USS Ancon (Ship: AGC-4) Norfolk Southern Railroad Company School elections Illinois State University Kansas Portage (Wis.) Sonnet Marquees Paperwork (Office practice) Edgecombe County (N.C.) Atlantic Ocean Mothers and sons Charlotte Council on Alcoholism Halibut (Submarine) Bessinger, George Consultants Atlantic Coast Lumber Company Stevedores Union County (N.C.) Beverages Motorcades Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Newspaper carriers Scout leaders Boarding schools Rochester (N.Y.) Harris, Jim Envelopes (Stationery) La Grange (N.C.) Legislators Restaurants Hardee Creek (N.C.) Fredericksburg (Va.) East Carolina Teachers' College East Carolina University. Center for Leadership Development Polynesians Boatyards McLellan, Andrew Costume Teachers colleges Papua New Guineans United States. Navy. Medical Dept. American poetry Crowds University of North Carolina (1793-1962). School of Public Health. Caldwell County (N.C.) Bucton Castle (Ship) Marijuana Fountain, R. T. (Richard Tillman), 1885-1945 Bushyhead, Robert H., 1914-2001 Rogers, Carrie American Association of the Red Cross Ficklen, James Skinner. 1900-1955 Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery Special events Boats Wooten, Richard C. Inventors 1949- Preliminary examinations (Criminal procedure) Ocracoke Inlet (N.C.) Consumers Vacuum cleaning Tennessee (Battleship) Painted signs and signboards Hillman, Sidney, 1887-1946 Marksville (La.) Edgecombe County Fair Association Public health nursing Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994 Military attachés Witch hazel (Extract) Kiester, Jacob Shaffer, 1835-1864 Missions Bright, Edward B. Dole, Elizabeth Hanford Rutherford County (N.C.) McMillen, F. M. Sills family Falkland (N.C.) Boy Scouts Amphibious operations Tilley, John A. Golfers Simpson, Malcolm Snowmen Midway, Battle of, 1942 Junior colleges Gas fields River channels Charles, Lucile Marie Hoerr, 1903-1965 Ointment Bases—therapeutic use Independence (Aircraft carrier : CV-62) Bostic-Sugg Furniture Company Hurricane Floyd, 1999 Capture,  1862 Suez Canal (Egypt) Michigan University of Memphis Freeman, Orville L. Tonics (Medicinal preparations) Primitive Baptists Galloway family Malaria Wheeler, Julia Horsemint Grease Bethel Jaycees (Bethel, N.C.) Dormitory life Kitchin, Claude, 1869-1923 Land tenure Hamamelis Washington (D.C.) Dogs in advertising Claims Segregation in education

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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