• Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Visitor Center- Plains High School

    Jimmy Carter

    National Historic Site Georgia

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You can find information on Jimmy Carter and other topics about his life in a small rural town in our free park publications. All publications are in Adobe Acrobat Reader (PDF) format, and can be printed on your printer.





It was in the rural community and train stop of Archery, where Jimmy Carter enjoyed a full and enjoyable life on his Boyhood Farm (7.41 MB).



Learn more about the Mighty Peanut (2.47MB) and how it was instrumental in the survival of many farms during the Depression.



The doctrine of Stewardship (184KB) that was a part of Jimmy Carter's early upbringing taught him that the land will take care of the people if they take care of it.

 

Did You Know?

Rosalynn Carter

Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter, three years younger than her husband Jimmy, graduated from Plains High School in 1944 as class valedictorian receiving the highest grades in her class.