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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 genealogies (histories) newsletters sheet music speeches woodcuts (prints) periodicals poetry lectures notebooks memorandums lecture notes booklets blueprints (reprographic copies) charts (graphic documents) drafts (documents) engravings (prints) fliers (printed matter) sales catalogs sketches tooth and tooth components invitations ledgers (account books) lithographs keys (hardware) family papers autobiographies cards (information artifacts) daybooks leaflets (printed works) government records greeting cards logs (records) models (representations) reports playbills photographic prints prescription scales proposals telegrams wills title pages obituaries magazines (periodicals) medicine bottles medicine chests menus journals (accounts) journals (periodicals) Christmas cards calendars business records black-and-white slides bonds (negotiable instruments) caricatures charters account books examination tables galley proofs labels (identifying artifacts) land surveys flags military passes minute books 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 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) logos license plates leech jars letter books 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

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

Claims Brothers Recycling (Waste, etc.) Hatfields & McCoys Dortch, Wm. T. (William T.), 1824-1889 Black man in Red Russia Croatan National Forest (N.C.) Farrar, Owen Cicero, 1835-1891 Newspaper vendors Osborn, William H. (William Henry), 1856-1921 Davies, Valentine, 1905-1961 Davis, George, 1820-1896 Recruiting, enlistment, etc. Draughon, Eddie Paschal Jones, Friday, 1810- Anesthetics World Affairs Institute Photographers Hyde, Robert Lea, Ola V., 1892- Atlanta (Ga.) Zimbabwe Elections Willoughby Beach (Va.) Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 Mount Olive (Wayne County, N.C.) Columns Catalogs, Commercial Sutton family St. Peter’s Episcopal Church (Washington, N.C.) Core drilling Hall, Henry Wilson, 1921-1979 Flying Fish (Submarine) American-Asian Educational Exchange (1957-1962) United States. Army. Reserve Officers’ Training Corps Christians Chiang, Kai-shek, 1887-1975 Ricks Hotel Greenville Jaycees (Greenville, N.C.) Allegheny City (Pa.) Kieran, John, 1892-1981 St. Joseph's Hospital (Providence, R.I.) Marshals Crockett, Davy, 1786-1836 Feeding and feeds Instruments St. Mary's Hospital (Oshkosh, Wis.) Television cameras Sigma Phi Epsilon Elephants Medical personnel Lumberton (N.C.) Propaganda, American Teer, Robert D., Jr. Estonia University of North Carolina (System) Cerf, Bennett, 1898-1971 Water treatment plants Grandstands Pasteurization Martin, Eddie, 1915-1997 Hinds County (Miss.) Buffalo General Hospital Crutches Authors and publishers School buildings Piano music, Arranged Letter writing Physical fitness Circus workers Grain Basketball coaches Erskine, Albert, 1911-1993 Foreign students Cartoons as Topic Technology and women Portland (Or.) Rayburn, Sam, 1882-1961 Williams, Juanita W. Narcotics Rutland (Mass.) Buses Donald Duck (Fictitious character) Pembroke (N.C.) Oxygen therapy Cooking Student activities Sparrow, George Attmore, 1845-1922 Natural disaster effects Monarda Suburbs Rocking chairs Rankin, E. R. (Edgar Ralph) Stowage Horse shows New Castle (N.H.) Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Queens College (Charlotte, N.C.) Memorial Day Police communication systems Gallagher, Margie L. Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 Sigmon, Adelaide Taft Atlantic Beach (N.C.) East Carolina Teachers College College student newspapers and periodicals Male prisoners East India Company Pacztornicky, Frank Vehicles, Military Roanoke Rapids (N.C.) Swine Buies Creek (N.C.) Exercise Gilliam, Henry A., 1819-1891 Tour buses War correspondents Piers Freedom of speech Rowers Pitt County Memorial Hospital Monroe, James, 1758-1831 Budget process Dyspepsia Credit bureaus Columbia University Contentea Creek (N.C.) Emmanuel Episcopal Church (Farmville, N.C.) Money Sousaphone Electric wiring Phillips Petroleum Company Antiques The velvet horn Rooks, W. Howard Hagerty, Harry Deerfield (N.H.) Criminals Conservation and restoration Hawthorns Neel, Francis Alleys Perquimans County (N.C.) Polynesians Sailing Williamsburg County (S.C.) King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 Taft, Allen Halstead, 1829-1890 Richfield (N.C.) Golf

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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