Category Archives: Archives

New Digital Library Goes Live!

The Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum is excited to announce the official start of its online Digital Library with the “release” of approximately 89,000 pages of digitized textual records from the Presidential “Handwriting” Files of the Office of Staff … Continue reading

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New Documents Available for Research at Carter Library

42,454 newly released documents (168,926 pages) from the Carter Administration are now available at the Carter Library via the RAC (Remote Archives Capture) program! The topics of the documents center largely on foreign policy during Carter’s Administration, 1977-1981. These documents … Continue reading

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New Year, New Projects… New Intern!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! With the start of 2014 comes another year of projects and new discoveries in the archives of the Jimmy Carter Library… As such, the Library would like to take the opportunity to feature one of its newest … Continue reading

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Archives Month 2013

Congress has restored funding of appropriated activities and the National ArchivesĀ has resumed normal operations. The Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum has re-opened to the public and is operating under its normal business hours. In addition to being open again, … Continue reading

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Federal Government Shutdown

Due to the Federal Government shutdown, the National Archives (www.archives.gov) is closed. We are unable to post or participate in any of our social media channels during this closure. All National Archives facilities are closed, with the exception of the … Continue reading

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Interns of Summer 2013

The goal of the internship program at the Carter Library is to provide undergraduate and graduate students with a meaningful and realistic work experience. Opportunities exist for students in a variety of disciplines, such as library & information science, political … Continue reading

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Teachers Grapple with Timely Topic: The Camp David Accords 35 Years Later

The following is a guest post by Kahlil G. Chism, Education Specialist at the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum. This past July, twenty social studies teachers from the states of Illinois, Mississippi, North Carolina, and fifteen cities in Georgia … Continue reading

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Springing Forward

For anyone thinking of visiting the Jimmy Carter Museum this weekend, staff would like to remind all that Daylight Saving Time (United States) starts on Sunday, March 10th at 2:00 am. We are ready to SPRING forward! (How about you?) … Continue reading

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Inauguration Screening at Carter Library & Museum Theater

For those of you in or near the Atlanta area, we invite you to join us on Monday, January 21 as we celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with a free showing of the Inauguration of President Barack Obama in … Continue reading

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Longtime Archivist Retires from Carter Library

The staff of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum would like to wish congratulations to Archivist James Yancey, Jr. as he enters retirement and begins a new chapter in his life. His enthusiasm for history has touched many a … Continue reading

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