Jerry Raynor Papers

Manuscript Collection #724
Raynor, Jerry
Physical description
2 Cubic Feet, 6400 items
Preferred Citation
Jerry Raynor Papers (#724), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
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Photographic prints (undated)

Biographical/historical information

Jerry Raynor (1926-1992) was a writer and editor at the Greenville Daily Reflector from 1968 to 1990. At the time of his retirement he was producing and editing the features section of the paper. A native of Williamston, N.C., Raynor came to the Daily Reflector after having served in the U.S. Army from 1945 to 1968, including a stint in Vietnam.

Administrative information
Custodial History

March 5, 1996, (unprocessed), ca. 6,400 items; Photographic prints. Donor: Estate of Jerry Raynor.

February 20, 1997, (unprocessed addition 1), ca. 6,500 items; Photographic negatives. Donor: Ms. Patsy O'Leary.

June 12, 1998, (unprocessed addition 2), 2 cubic feet; Original typescript drafts of literary works, including short stories, poetry, essays, play scripts, and miscellany. Donor: Dr. Karen Baldwin.

Source of acquisition

Gift of the estate of Jerry Raynor

Gift of Patsy O'Leary

Gift of Dr. Karen Baldwin

Processing information

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Copyright notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Related material

Jerry Raynor Papers (Manuscript Collection #826)

Jerry Raynor Collection,1969-1990, North Carolina Collection, Joyner Library, East Carolina University.