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

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Butcher, Paul D. Amaro, Emanuele Monadnock (Ironclad monitor) Biya, Paul, 1933- Segregation in higher education Trials (Manslaughter) Badges Korea Ranches Model car racing Longview (Wash.) Walker, James A. Physics teachers Reading Bernard, Harry Virden, 1879-1968 Sauls, Kathryn F. Instruction and study Passenger ships Real estate Children with disabilities China Baptist Theological Seminary New Castle (N.H.) Montpelier (Ship) Estate sales Nurse and patient Marine accidents Fowle Memorial Hospital Riots Moore, Bartholomew F. (Bartholomew Figures), 1801-1878 Santa Claus Carroll, Patricia Ann African American teenage girls Community leadership Gilliam, Henry A., 1819-1891 Quebec (Quebec) Arabian horse Pemphigus Saint Louis (Mo.) Truck accidents Machine shops Underground construction Filters and filtration Guling (China) Catholics African American baseball players African American student movements Building Bunch, Sheila Audiences Guitars Freeman, Orville L. Gateways Bishops Parent and child Duplin County (N.C.) Quakenbush, Edgar, -1939 Wayne County (N.C.) Social security beneficiaries Whitehurst, Jonathan Haywood Impetigo Seaboard Air Line Railroad Company Lewis and Clark's Journey of Discovery Blacksmiths Greene, Mary Hemphill Many-colored land Rafts Jenkins, Lillian Lowell (Mass.) Louisburg (N.C.) Radiology, Medical Cassia (Genus) American Association of the Red Cross Balloons Holden, W. W. (William Woods), 1818-1892 Centennial celebrations, etc history Crime prevention Park Communications, Inc. Hokkaido (Japan) Portrait painting, American Household supplies Sales promotion Maps Carter, David Miller American Afro-Asian Educational Exchange Home economics extension work Pi Kappa Alpha. Epsilon Mu Chapter (East Carolina University) Jefferson City (Mo.) Harding, Edmund Hoyt Football fans Buhl Hospital (Sharon, Pa.) Lang, Michelle Ocracoke Inlet (N.C.) Marshall University Christ Episcopal Church (Elizabeth City, N.C.) Prisons Drinking water Automobile license plates Edgecombe County (N.C.) Pictures from an institution : a comedy Single-vehicle accidents Bradley, Omar Nelson, 1893-1981 Composers Beyer, Donald S. Gallagher, Margie L. Princeton University Household electronics Cigarette smokers Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 White House (Washington, D.C.) Bryant, Henry Telephone lines Dixon, Benjamin Franklin Gasoline pumps Volleyball Target practice African American poets Ointment Bases—therapeutic use Radio equipment Van Nortwick, Nathaniel Oliver, -1865 Crockett, Davy, 1786-1836 Laundry machinery Education (Continuing education) McGinty, Jacqueline F. Sparta (N.C.) Davitt, Michael, 1846-1906 Insignia Urban beautification Cruisers (Warships) Piedmont (Calif.) Wit and humor Jenkins, Mamie E. (Mamie Elizabeth), 1875-1957 Committees Names, Geographical First Presbyterian Church (Wilmington, N.C.) Molluscum Contagiosum Locks and keys Associations, institutions, etc Bodies of water Floods Home missions Smith, Jessica Randolph Bataan, Battle of, Philippines, 1942 West, C. B. Cape Lookout Lighthouse (N.C.) Williams, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrew), 1931- Medicine, Rural Lodja (Congo) Astronauts Lockey family

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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