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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 programs (documents) military records maps school yearbooks 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 portraits book jackets invitations minutes diaries cards (information artifacts) broadsides (notices) watercolors (paintings) architectural drawings (visual works) memoirs brochures paper money receipts (financial records) speeches programs newsletters genealogies (histories) 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 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) pages (components) 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 paintings (visual works) obituaries proposals prescription scales plans (maps) proceedings orders (military records) reminiscences recipes show globes sound recordings theses tickets 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 tile tooth stereoscopes spoons telephones television scripts summonses surgical instruments tablecloths tags signs (declatory or advertising artifacts) scorebooks scores skull (skeleton component) slides (photographs) songbooks ships' logs ships' manifests short stories screenplays scripts (documents) sermons 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 proverbs press releases poison bottles

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Pumping machinery Helena (Mont.) Camp Holmes (N.C.) Salisbury (N.C.) Student teaching Archives Amerikaanse zeerovers. English Portsmouth (N.C.) Snow, B. G. (Benjamin G.) Pasquotank County (N.C.) Andruzzi, Cathy Attu, Battle of, Alaska, 1943 Medicine Cattle trade Peach Bowl (Football game) Guilford County (N.C.) Stearns, Frazar Augustus, 1840-1862 McCain, John S. (John Sidney), 1911-1981 Plymouth (N.H.) Protestantism Sanitary Fish Market (Restaurant : Morehead City, N.C.) British Columbia Pecan Christ Episcopal Church (New Bern, N.C.) Massachusetts. Militia Mitchell, Kevin Carriages and carts Dye, Pat (Patrick Fain), 1939- Journalists Young Women’s Christian Association Data processing technicians Shelby (N.C.) Blood pressure Vandalism Melungeons New Delhi (India) LaFayette Hotel Morella Copeland, Ike Great Falls (N.H.) Wooden boats Newlyweds Morgan, Robert, 1925-2016 Commercial vehicles Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery Harrisonburg (Va.) Jackson Springs (N.C.) Lane, Joel, approximately 1740-1795 Horses Surgical instruments and apparatus Tuberculosis, Pulmonary Godwin, Ruffin C. Iowa (Battleship) Gaston, William, 1778-1844 Lewis, Eloise Morton Survival and emergency equipment Hunt, James B., 1937- Employee health promotion Hispanic Americans Mediterranean Sea Restorative drying Ahad, Mohammed A. Inchon Landing, Inch'on, Korea, 1950 National Cemetery (New Bern, N.C.) Bessinger, George Tea Dormitory life Barbershops Chester, Alvin P., 1916- Davis, Mary Green, 1816–1896 Lubrication St. Francis Hospital (Grand Island, Neb.) Church buildings Wedding guest Women executives Jackson, Leon W. National Endowment for the Arts Broilers (Poultry) Dairy cattle Cherokee Indians Marshall Islands Putnam, Jerome S. Emergency communication systems Appropriations and expenditures Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, 45th (1862-1863) Carnivals American poetry Lyng, Richard E., 1918- Venezuelans Opium Literature and society Greeting cards Imperial Tobacco Company of Great Britain and Ireland Mundell, W. L Diseases and pests Wake Island Gristmills Science fiction Trade schools Broaddus, T. Nash Hocutt family Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity CPR (First aid) Edgerton, V. Reggie Facilities Lithography, American Barlow, Della, 1840-1870 Humber, Robert Lee, 1898-1970 Guinea pigs as pets Police stations United Confederate Veterans. North Carolina Division Judges Torpedoes State Farm Insurance Companies Construction of timber Dyer, George Leland, 1849-1914 Daylight saving Flag-waving (Exercise) Jimenez, Rosa Women cannery workers Ransom, Matt W. (Matthew Whitaker), 1826-1904 Comedy Mutilation, defacement, etc Updike, John Rutherford County (N.C.) Military passes Deerfield (N.H.) Fowle Memorial Hospital Coolbaugh (Ship) Drum and bugle corps Alcoholics Anonymous Foy family Sands (Ship) Swimming pools Dedications Sloan, Thomas Physical education for women Dermatitis, Exfoliative San Jacinto (Calif.) Fish culture San Antonio (Tex.) Christmas music Greenville High School (Greenville, N.C.) Neuse (Ship) By-laws Burgeman, Jack Church fund raising Luther Hospital (Watertown, S.D.) Doggett, Merlin R. Tian Tan (Beijing, China)

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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