Our Digital Collections
include a wide variety of digitized art and documents. Much of it can
be searched using the search box above or browsed by clicking on the
links below. Collections with this icon: will take you to another website.
Archived website of the 1898 Foundation, formed to commemorate the
events of 1898 in its centennial year, and make their significance
known, with the overall goal of improving racial relations in the
Cape Fear Surfing Archive
Focusing on preserving the heritage of surfing along North Carolina's
southeastern coast. Some materials reflect surfing history at the
regional, national, or international level.
digital library of sharable undergraduate teaching materials for
chemistry, biology, physics, mathematics, and computer science.
Contains digital, online copies of UNCW faculty articles, white papers,
and other scholarly works, in addition to student theses and
Cameron Art Museum
The Cameron Art Museum of Wilmington, NC presents changing exhibitions
comprised of fine arts, crafts and design. This digital exhibit features
a portion of the museum's permanent collection.
Dept. of Art and Art History Prints
Student work from UNCW's advanced printmaking class. Don Furst,
Professor of Art in the Department of Art and Art History at UNCW uses
these as teaching tools for future generations of artists.
Jack Berkman Collection
A teacher, artist and leading member of the North Carolina art
community for more than forty years, this sample of Berkman's work was
donated by his estate.
Museum of World Cultures
The UNCW Museum of World Cultures collects and makes available for
teaching purposes visual art and artifacts from around the world.
Jacksonville-Onslow Council for the Arts
Over the years, through donations from members and the community, the
Jacksonsville-Onlsow Council for the Arts has gathered a permanent
collection of regional art that can be viewed in our digital collection.
Orton Plantation Art
A collection of prints from Europe that were purchased in the early
1900's. They were purchased for the Sprunt family and held at the Orton
Plantation until given recently to UNCW.
Regional Art Documents
Contains the only full-length book written about the history of Art in
New Hanover County as well as a recent history written for our regional
Visual Art online exhibit and newsletters from two different Art
Dr. Ralph Brauer Collection
A portion of the personal art collection donated by Dr. Ralph Brauer.
Dr. Brauer was widely traveled and was the founder of the UNCW Center of
Watson School of Education Art Collection
This is a significant permanent collection of many diverse pieces of
visual art including oil paintings, watercolor paintings, woodcuts,
pencil sketches, ceramics and metal sculpture. These works are displayed
throughout the UNCW Watson School Education Building.
Images of UNCW
Prints, slides, and negatives of UNCW from 1948 to the present day.
Internet Archive UNCW Collection
Digitized, searchable versions of UNCW publications, including the
Fledgling yearbook, UNCW Magazine for alumni and friends, Campus
Communiqué faculty and staff bulletin, the Student Handbook and Code of
Student Life, and course catalogs. Coverage Dates: 1947-Present.
UNCW Athletics Awards
Photographs of trophies, plaques, certificates and other memorabilia from UNCW athletics programs.
Centuries of Service: Military Chaplains
This site contains transcriptions of interviews with Chaplains, numerous
histories in searchable full-text digital format, a bibliography to
print and electronic sources, and links to associated websites.
The Diary of Nicholas W. Schenck Nicholas
W. Schenck's (1830-1916) diary was written around 1905 and recalls
Wilmington before and after the civil war. The transcribed diary is 138
pages and features several hand-drawn maps.
Herman Blizzard Rotary Archive This digital collection highlights Rotary banners from the archive of the Wilmington Rotary Club, documenting the rich and unique history of Rotary International as experienced through the members of one club.
Montford Point Marines Our
online collection contains photographs, interview transcripts from over
sixty interviews conducted with Montford Point veterans and other
artifacts from the Montford Point Marines.
Museum of World Cultures
The Museum of World Cultures' online collection highlights artifacts from Africa, Latin Americ an and the Pacific Cultures, as well as other regions of the world.
Transcripts of oral history interviews created on videotape by UNCW
Archives and Special Collections. The major themes of this oral history
collection are Voices of UNCW, Southeast North Carolina, the Arts, and
Somos NC: Voices from North Carolina's Latino Community
This collection contains oral histories gathered by students in Dr.
Amanda Boomershine's SPN 490: Service learning and research class (Fall
2015 and 2016). Topics covered include language, culture, immigration, and
Stuart Marks Collection
The Stuart Alexander and Sandy Cole Marks manuscript collection includes
correspondence, photographs, field notes, newspaper articles, journals,
maps, publications, postcards, stamps and artifacts. This digital
collection highlights material from the manuscript collection, offering
insight into Marks’ dynamic career and personal life.