Jan Sellers Coward Collection, undated

Manuscript Collection #1112

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: Jan Sellers Coward Collection
    Creator: Coward, Jan Sellers
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract:
    Extent: 0.39 Cubic feet, 31 items ,
  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    September 11, 2007, (unprocessed) 31 items, 0.39 cubic feet; Collection (undated) of photographic prints by Jan Sellers Coward of Eastern North Carolina views, including Penny Hill, private cemeteries and graveyards, including the Cromwell Family cemetery in Edgecombe County, NC, abandoned farm houses, buildings & fields, the Bodie Island lighthouse, Ocracoke Island, the Outer Banks scenes. Sepia, Colorized & Black & White prints. Various dimensions: 5" x 6.75", 6" x 8", 8" x 10" & 11" x 13.5". Donor: Elisabeth Speight

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Elisabeth Speight

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

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

    Preferred Citation

    Jan Sellers Coward Collection (#1112), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Encoded by Mark Custer, February 14, 2008


Preliminary Inventory

Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

  • Box 1
     
    • Folder a
       
      Ocracoke Island Cemetery (undated) 8" x 10" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 1)
      Abandoned farmhouse near Greenville, NC (undated) 5" x 6.75" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 03. (item 2)
      Abandoned farmhouse (undated) 8" x 10" Colorized. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 02. (item 3)
      Doctor's Office at Penny Hill in Pitt County, N.C (undated) 8" x 10" Colorized. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 05, 23, 24, 25 & 30. (item 4)
      Thinker Statue in front of Rodin Museum, Philadelphia, PA (undated) 8" x 10" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 6)
      Vine covered tree in winter (undated) 8" x 10" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 7)
      Ocracoke Ponies $4.0 display, Ocracoke, NC (undated) 8" x 10" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Toy broomstick ponies. (item 8)
      Farm Buildings & Fields in wintertime, NC (undated) 8" x 6" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 31. (item 11)
      Private Graveyard, Farm Buildings & Fields in summer, NC (undated) 8" x 6" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 14 & 28 (item 12)
      Fishing boats at dock, NC (undated) 8" x 10" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 13)
      Private Graveyard, Farm Buildings & Fields in summer, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 12 & 28 (item 14)
      Weeds in winter, NC #1 (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 12. (item 15)
      Edwards Street sign on Street, in rural, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 16)
      Weeds in winter, NC #2 (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 17)
      Private Graveyard in Field, NC between Greenville & ? North to 95 [I-95] [Cromwell Hall Cemetery, Highway 33, Edgecombe County, NC] (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 18)
      Trees on Ridgeline, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 19)
      Outer Banks panoramic view, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 20)
      Farm house & buildings in winter, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 21)
      "San Souci" [two docks & ferry boat] NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 26 (item 22)
      Doctor's Office at Penny Hill in Pitt County, N.C (undated) 11" x 13.5" Colorized. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 04, 05, 23, 25 & 30. (item 24)
      "San Souci" [two docks & ferry boat] NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Colorized. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 22. (item 26)
      Abandoned farmhouse beside the Road, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Colorized. 1 item. 1 p. (item 27)
      Private Graveyard, Farm Buildings & Fields in summer, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 12 & 14. (item 28)
      Farm house & Fields in summer, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 29)
      Doctor's Office at Penny Hill in Pitt County, N.C (undated) 11" x 13.5" Colorized. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 04, 05, 23, 24 & 30. (item 30)
      Farm Buildings & Fields in wintertime, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 11. (item 31)

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Preliminary Inventory

  • Box 1
     
    • Folder a
       
      Ocracoke Island Cemetery (undated) 8" x 10" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 1)
      Abandoned farmhouse near Greenville, NC (undated) 5" x 6.75" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 03. (item 2)
      Abandoned farmhouse (undated) 8" x 10" Colorized. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 02. (item 3)
      Doctor's Office at Penny Hill in Pitt County, N.C (undated) 8" x 10" Colorized. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 05, 23, 24, 25 & 30. (item 4)
      Thinker Statue in front of Rodin Museum, Philadelphia, PA (undated) 8" x 10" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 6)
      Vine covered tree in winter (undated) 8" x 10" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 7)
      Ocracoke Ponies $4.0 display, Ocracoke, NC (undated) 8" x 10" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Toy broomstick ponies. (item 8)
      Farm Buildings & Fields in wintertime, NC (undated) 8" x 6" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 31. (item 11)
      Private Graveyard, Farm Buildings & Fields in summer, NC (undated) 8" x 6" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 14 & 28 (item 12)
      Fishing boats at dock, NC (undated) 8" x 10" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 13)
      Private Graveyard, Farm Buildings & Fields in summer, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 12 & 28 (item 14)
      Weeds in winter, NC #1 (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 12. (item 15)
      Edwards Street sign on Street, in rural, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 16)
      Weeds in winter, NC #2 (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 17)
      Private Graveyard in Field, NC between Greenville & ? North to 95 [I-95] [Cromwell Hall Cemetery, Highway 33, Edgecombe County, NC] (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 18)
      Trees on Ridgeline, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 19)
      Outer Banks panoramic view, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 20)
      Farm house & buildings in winter, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 21)
      "San Souci" [two docks & ferry boat] NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 26 (item 22)
      Doctor's Office at Penny Hill in Pitt County, N.C (undated) 11" x 13.5" Colorized. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 04, 05, 23, 25 & 30. (item 24)
      "San Souci" [two docks & ferry boat] NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Colorized. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 22. (item 26)
      Abandoned farmhouse beside the Road, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Colorized. 1 item. 1 p. (item 27)
      Private Graveyard, Farm Buildings & Fields in summer, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 12 & 14. (item 28)
      Farm house & Fields in summer, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. (item 29)
      Doctor's Office at Penny Hill in Pitt County, N.C (undated) 11" x 13.5" Colorized. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 04, 05, 23, 24 & 30. (item 30)
      Farm Buildings & Fields in wintertime, NC (undated) 11" x 13.5" Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Same view as 11. (item 31)

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