Greenville and Pitt County: Sources for Study: Home

Introduction

 

 


Located in the eastern part of North Carolina, Pitt County was created in 1760 from Beaufort County. The county seat, Greenville, was founded in 1771 as Martinsborough and is located in the central part of Pitt County. Greenville is the home of East Carolina University, chartered in 1907 as East Carolina Teachers Training School.

This research guide covers online resources available through Greenville and Pitt County websites and print resources found in the North Carolina Collection at ECU's Joyner Library.