Flood of the Century Collection

Manuscript Collection #786
Physical description
3.902 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
Flood of the Century Collection (#786), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
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Printed materials (Sept. 1999 - May 2000) including copies of Pieces of Eight, and The East Carolinian, containing articles on Hurricane Floyd and the flood that followed, football tickets, and a copy of the program for the ECU v. University of Miami football game.

Administrative information
Custodial History

November 3, 1999 (unprocessed), 5 items; Printed materials, including copies of Pieces of Eight and The East Carolinian, containing articles on Hurricane Floyd and the flood that followed, along with football tickets and a copy of the program for the ECU vs. U. of Miami football game. Donor: Dr. Carroll Varner, Director.

October 1, 2009, (unprocessed addition 1), 44 items, 0.015 cubic feet; Hurricane Floyd Aftermath (30 Sept - 11 Oct. 1999) at the home of Dr. Robert Bunger and his wife, Li, 207 North Warren Street, Greenville, N.C., showing extensive flood damage inside and outside the home. Photographic prints. 4" x 5" Color. See preliminary inventory. Recd. 7/22/2009. Donor: Dr. Robert Bunger.

June 7, 2010, (unprocessed addition 2), 2 items, 0.037 cubic feet; Collection (1999-2000) of photographic prints depicting Hurricane Floyd flood damaged properties in the Tar River Estates apartment complex; also homes in the 200 block of Warren Street, north of the Tar River, Greenville, North Carolina; photographs taken by Donald E. Collins. See preliminary inventory attached. Photographic prints. Color. 4" x 6". Recd 12/15/2009. Note: Photographs printed in Feb. 2000. Donor: Donald E. Collins.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Dr. Carroll Varner

Gift of Dr. Robert Bunger

Gift of Donald E. Collins

Processing information

Encoded by Apex Data Services

Copyright notice

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

Container list
Box 1 Folder a Larry Evans Commentary
Box 1 Folder b Newspaper Clippings from NY and NJ, Sept 18-21
Box 1 Folder c Special Publication by the Free Press: "Hurricane Floyd and the 500 Year Flood
Box 1 Folder d Sprint Times, Oct 11
Box 1 Folder e Goldsboro News- Argus- Oct 12
Box 1 Folder f Woodmen Magazine - Jan/Feb 2000
Box 1 Folder g The Daily Reflector - Jan 20, 2000
Box 1 Folder h "Six Months Later" - The Daily Reflector, Mar 15-21, 2000
Box 1 Folder i The Eastern Informer, Dec 1999
Box 1 Folder j NC Catholic - Feb 13 and Mar 26, 2000
Box 1 Folder k Carolina Country- Apl 2000
Box 1 Folder l ECU Publications: Pieces of Eight-Oct 29, 1999; The ECU Report-Dec 1999; The East Carolinian-May 31, 2000
Box 1 Folder m Local Flyers
Box 1 Folder n Greenville News Releases
Box 1 Folder o News Releases
Box 1 Folder p Clippings, Eastern NC
Box 1 Folder q Edge Magazine - Spring 2000, "Aftermath of a Flood"
Box 1 Folder r Coast Guard - Nov 1999, "Fleeing Hope"
Box 2 Folder a Bertie Ledger - Advance - "Special Edition" Mar 15, 2000: Reflections on the Flood
Box 2 Folder b The Daily Southerner- Nov 12, 1999- Tarboro
Box 2 Folder c The East Carolinian-Nov 9, 1999
Box 2 Folder d Allanimals -Winter 2000, "The Furor of Floyd"
Box 2 Folder e The Daily Reflector - Oct 26, 1999 - Poem by 11 yr old girl
Box 2 Folder f Greenville Catholic Community Choir - "G.I.F.T." Donations for Floyd relief to Churches
Box 2 Folder g The Humane Society Regional News - Spring 2000
Box 2 Folder h North Beach Sun - Holiday 1999
Box 2 Folder i Our State Magazine - Sept 2000, "Down Came the Rain: Eastern NC After the Flood"
Box 2 Folder j The Daily Reflector-Poems- Oct 26, 1999
Box 2 Folder k Essays - N.C. History 3100 class, ECU
Box 2 Folder l Essays - N.C. History 3100 class, ECU
Box 2 Folder m Essays- English 1100, ECU
Box 2 Folder n Essays - Elizabeth Markowski Class, ECU
Box 2 Folder o Essays - Commnity Nursing Systems
Box 2 Folder p Madeline Walls Hurricane Journals
Box 2 Folder q Letter - Windsor, NC loses Lawrence Memorial Library
Box 2 Folder r Letter to Parents from "Ruth Ann"
Box 3 Folder a E-mail, Allison Shavits, Sept 16-29, 1999
Box 3 Folder b E-mail, Penny Doughtie; Memo: Walker-Ross Printing Co
Box 3 Folder c E-mail, ECU Risk Management, Oct 5, 1999
Box 3 Folder d Disaster Connection: Kids to Kids
Box 3 Folder e E-mail, Thomas Pohlman
Box 3 Folder f Flood Web Page
Box 3 Folder g Floyd Web Pages
Box 3 Folder h Floyd Internet Info
Box 3 Folder i Various Flood Web Pages
Box 3 Folder j Various Flood Web Pages
Box 3 Folder k NC Preservation Consortium
Box 3 Folder l Flood Conferences - Mendenhall, ECU
Box 3 Folder m Port Hurricane Update - 9/25/99
Box 3 Folder n "Flood File"
Box 3 Folder o States Reports
Box 3 Folder p Correspondence
Box 4 Folder a FEMA Pacific CD 1988
Box 4 Folder b FEMA CD - Kentucky Flood, 1997
Box 4 Folder c FEMA CD - Floyd Photos, 1999
Box 4 Folder d NC Disaster Recovery: FEMA Issues, Oct 22, 1999
Box 4 Folder e Greenville City Manager's Office Recovery Connection: Oct-Dec 1999
Box 4 Folder f Greenville City Manager's Office Recovery Connection: Jan-Feb 2000
Box 4 Folder g City of Greenville Hazard Mitigation
Box 4 Folder h City of Greenville Maps
Box 4 Folder i Emergency Fliers/Notices
Box 4 Folder j Releases
Box 4 Folder k Public Information Statements
Box 4 Folder l Questionnare Sheets
Box 4 Folder m Property Buy-Out
Box 4 Folder n Important Telephone Numbers
Box 4 Folder o Media Numbers
Box 4 Folder p State of Emergency Proclamations and Amendments, City of Greenville
Box 5 Folder a Regional Conference-"Recovery in the Coastal Plain"
Box 5 Folder b ECU Floyd Publications
Box 5 Folder c Bethel Elementary School 5th Grade Essays
Box 5 Folder d Floyd Relief Resource Center-Todd Dining Hall
Box 5 Folder e News Articles, e-mail, Tarboro City Announcements, one photo, from Donor: Tom Pohlman (oral interview in Box 786.8)
Box 5 Folder g Photos: P-786/75-156 (Donor: Matthew Brewer)
Box 6 Folder a Anna Hardee: P-786/157-187
Box 6 Folder b Allison Shavits: P-786/188-205
Box 6 Folder e Preservation and Conservation: P-292-295
Box 6 Folder f FEMA Photos, Eastern Counties
Box 6 Folder g FEMA Photos, Eastern Counties
Box 6 Folder h FEMA Photos, Eastern Counties
Box 6 Folder i FEMA Photos, Eastern Counties
Box 6 Folder j ECU Biology Dept
Box 6 Folder k ECU Outreach Hurricane Photos
Box 6 Folder l Web Photos
Box 7 Folder a WITN-7 Flood Video
Box 7 Folder b Bethel School Flood Video-Master and Viewing Copy
Box 7 Folder c WNCT-9 Flood Video
Box 8 Folder a Peaden Family Video-Falkland, NC
Box 8 Folder b Peaden Video-Falkland, NC
Box 8 Folder c City Mgr. and Mayor -Winsdor, NC -
Box 8 Folder d Bethel School Video
Box 9 Folder a Bethel School Flood Song-CD
Box 9 Folder b Tom Pohlman Oral Interviews
Box 9 Folder c MullinsMissouri Baptist Convention Oral Interview