The Virtual Museum of University History was created with the support of the Office of the Chancellor.

The Virtual Museum of University History w as originally launched in 2006 as a collaboration between The UNC Center for the Study of the American South, the University History Council, and The University Library.

The Virtual Museum is currently hosted by the University Library and maintained by the University Archives. The library is working with the Chancellor's Task Force on UNC-Chapel Hill History to expand and update selected entries. 


Contact the University Archives at or 919-962-0043 with questions about The Carolina Story.

Digitization of Images

Bill Richards and Fred Stipe, assisted by Jennifer Merriman

Exhibit Creation and Development

Dr. Annette Cox, assisted by Elizabeth Stockton, Pamela Hamilton, and Matt Zacharias (2006 - 2007)

Jason Tomberlin, assisted by Jennifer Krause (2008 - 2012)

Jennifer Coggins (2012-2014)

Site Architecture and Development

Andy Jackson, Debra Kurtz, Kenneth Reed, Jill Sexton, and Tim Shearer, assisted by Mary Katherine Barnes and Emma Cryer (2006)

Cliff Dyer (2010-2011)

Image Discovery and Selection

Stephen Fletcher, Nick Graham, Linda Jacobson, Keith Longiotti, and Jason Tomberlin

Publishing and Editing

Mike Millner (2007 - present)


We welcome your comments and questions about the Virtual Museum. Please send us your feedback.