A Rural Beginning

Few U.S. Presidents have had such close ties with where they were born and raised. The rural southern culture of Plains, Georgia, that revolves around farming, church and school, had a large influence in molding the character and in shaping the political policies of the 39th President of the United States. Read More

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a picture of Jimmy Carter picking peanuts and with Rosalynn Carter

Plains Peanut Festival Postcard Contest

a picture of Jimmy Carter picking peanuts and with Rosalynn Carter

Last updated: August 15, 2019

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Mailing Address:

300 North Bond Street
Plains, GA 31780

Phone:

(229) 824 - 4104 x0

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