On-Line Photograph Gallery
There are over 15,000 photos, negatives, post cards and drawings in the collection and they are available for use by researchers in the University Archives. This website gives the description for all the images as they are cataloged. Some images have been scanned to show examples from the collection. There are no plans to scan every image.
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Images are arranged in ten major groups:
Views - Any campus view with more than one building, further subdivided into Aerial, Landscape, Maps, Panoramic, Davis Arboretum and Wright Circle.
Buildings & Structures - Images of individual buildings and structures on campus. Further subdivided by exterior and interior views and by date. Also includes the following subdivisions:
Portraits - Images of identified individuals, further subdivided by categories of Faculty/Staff, Student/Alumni and Dignitaries as well as by date.
Groups & Associations - Images of 6 or more people identified by association or organization.
Athletics - Images related to athletics and sports, see also portraits for images of individual players.
Events - Images depicting annual and one time anniversaries, banquets, ceremonies, conferences, dedications, entertainment, exhibitions or lectures, further subdivided by date.
Barefoot on the Mall
Events - general
High School Day
Department - Images showing everyday activities of university departments, further subdivided by department and date.
Fundraising - Images of faculty, staff, students and donors engaged in fundraising events for ECU and charities.
Logos & Symbols - Images of logos, symbols and signs of the university, athletics, departments and organizations.
Collections of Photographs - Images of people, buildings, events taken by individual university photographers and Pitt County Board of Education .
Unidentified Photographs - Can you help us identify these
Groups & Associations
Athletes & Athletic Events
Logos & Symbols
Non-ECU Photographs - Images in the collection of people, places and events outside the scope of East Carolina University.
Documents - Images of documents scanned for publication and on-line exhibits.
No Time for Ivy - a guide to images used in the Illustrated History by Henry Ferrell.