Exploring the UNC Collections

This page currently showcases student research on items from the North Carolina Collection Gallery in Wilson Library, UNC.

Chang Bunker’s Rifle

 Chang Bunker’s Rifle  Domonique Baldwin, Glenn Boyles, Celso Espinoza, Lisa Li In April 2012, a descendant of the famous Chang and Eng Bunker twins donated an artifact that has greatly enriched the Bunker Twins exhibit at the UNC Wilson Special Collec …

Photograph of Jesse & Louise Bunker

A documentary, done in the style of a history program, on the NCC Gallery’s photograph of Jesse & Louise Bunker, two of Eng Bunker’s children. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t6LQXH93e1U[/youtube] Erika Covian, Chanler Sawyer, Amanda Smith, …

Silver fork and spoon

Silver Fork and Spoon Rachel Best, Andrea Chaves, Janice Lee, and Ellen Lesser The silver fork and spoon, while seemingly mundane historical artifacts and objects of ordinary use, offer intriguing insight into the domestic life of Chang and Eng Bunker …