Students find their classrooms on the first day at this Greenville, N.C. school in the 1960s.
Students find their classrooms on the first day at this Greenville, N.C. school in the 1960s. Courtesy of Joyner Library, East Carolina University
Students find their classrooms on the first day at this Greenville, N.C. school in the 1960s. Courtesy of Joyner Library, East Carolina University

It was a new world for the first-graders of 1966

May 11, 2015 04:00 AM

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History fascinates us. We love to linger over old photographs or accounts of years long gone. Discovering our own personal histories can become an enjoyable pastime. This blog will provide some looks into that past. We'll look at NC history in general, and Triangle history in particular. We'll also try to give you the tips and tools (and connections) for looking at your own history.