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Archives & Special Collections

Archival resources available at the Carol Grotnes Belk Library.

Online Exhibits

He Knew The Dangers Before Him: Elon graduate Dewey Hooper in World War II

This Omeka exhibit tells the story of Dewey G. Hooper, a 1940 graduate of Elon College who served during the Second World War.  Hooper enlisted in the U.S. Army and became a pilot in the U.S. Army Air Forces.  In 1942, 2nd Lt. Hooper was killed when his B-24 Bomber crashed in a remote area of Australia. 


  Elon History and Memory Tour

The Omeka exhibit is a campus tour built upon the 2020 Committee on Elon History and Memory Report and resources from Elon University Archives & Special Collections. You can follow along the campus tour to learn about the hidden injustices and acts of resistance in the university's history.