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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) lithographs 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) logos license plates leech jars letter books

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

Lane, Lunsford, 1803-approximately 1863 Baseball Kansas Hobgood (N.C.) Fort Lee (N.J.) Rocky Mount High School (Rocky Mount, N.C.) Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders Public health Wadesboro (N.C.) Trickling filters Playgrounds Tree stump removal Recycling (Waste, etc.) Motion picture projectors Readyville (Tenn.) Yalta Conference (1945) Ice cream parlors Pitt County Memorial Hospital Dyes and dyeing Wilmington (N.C.) Raleigh (N.C.) McMillen, Brian Tricycles Automobile license plates Ringworm Shelby (N.C.) Syringes UNICEF Hunting dogs Ann Street United Methodist Church (Beaufort, N.C.) Church fund raising Caps (Headgear) Guantanamo (Cuba) Yucca Robbins (N.C.) Timekeeping 1775-1865 Labor disputes Antique and classic cars Warlord period, 1916-1928 Eberstein, William Henry von Dormitories Byrd, David L. Livestock Oliver, William H. Phoenix (Cruiser : CL-46) Dublin (Ireland) Robertson, Mary R. Stokes County (N.C.)  Gold discoveries Gliding and soaring Roadblocks (Police methods) Iowa City (Iowa) Certification Eye Diseases Carr, Elias, 1839-1900 Pinetops (N.C.) Septic tanks Aviation Newspaper layout and typography Arrington, Asa Wayne Restaurants Cape Lookout Lighthouse (N.C.) Netherlands Manumission Society of North Carolina Valley oak Newspaper buildings Air guns Racine (Wis.) Polygonum Acne Aubrey, John, 1626-1697 Soviet Union School districts College stores Broaddus, T. Nash Hypodermic needles Bank of Lumberton (Lumberton, N.C.) Officials and employees Lodges Little, Joan Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912 Fathers and daughters Mount Vernon (Iowa) Delta Zeta Sorority Centrosema Household electronics Havana (Cuba) Surgery Tickets Scott, Jessie Rae, 1929- Hooper, William, 1742-1790 Carriages and carts Tobacco jars and boxes Meriwether, Lee, 1935- English teachers Wild flowers National Cemetery (New Bern, N.C.) Pensions Food processing machinery Hinds County (Miss.) Airborne Division, 82nd Hillsboro’ Military Academy (Hillsborough, N.C.) Illustrations United States. Army. Rhode Island Volunteer Regiment, 5th (1861-1865) Alcoholic beverages Statue of Liberty National Monument (N.Y. and N.J.) Irrigation Factory inspection J.H. Rose High School Motorcycle police Periodicals Health facilities Cumberland County (N.C.) Parker family Mud Moody (Tex.) Man-woman relationships Armstrong, Vernell Dietary Supplements Inhalers Elders, M. Joycelyn Greek letter societies Materials and instruments Thomas, Lucius Noise control Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Painted signs and signboards Architects Terminals Coral Sea (Aircraft carrier) Separators (Machines) Iredell, James, 1751-1799 Housing Campaign Dempsey, Audrey Svendsen, Edward C. Production Shachiapang Kaolin Plumbing fixtures Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy Newspaper carriers African American agricultural extension workers Morrisette, Stephen C. Louisiana Tech University Farm tractors Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 Piracicaba (Brazil) Business presentations

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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