Jimmy Carter Library

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Located in Atlanta, Georgia, the Jimmy Carter Library and Museum is part of the Presidential Library system administered by the National Archives and Records Administration, a Federal government agency.

Archival staff members arrange, describe, preserve, and review for restrictions before materials may be opened for research. Restrictions include national security regulations, federal agency restrictions, and access provisions in deeds of gift for donated historical material. Continuously, the Jimmy Carter Library actively solicits material of Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter, major figures in the Carter administration, the Carters’ political or close personal friends, figures of secondary importance with significant aspects of the Carter administration, and President Carter’s family. Today, the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library houses 40,000,000 pages, 1,000,000 photographs, 2,200,000 feet of film, and 2,500 hours of video.
441 Freedom Parkway Atlanta, Georgia, 30307-1498


Name Description
Notable Events and Accomplishments of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Administration, 1977-1981 Description of archival documents that highlight notable events and accomplishments during Jimmy Carter’s presidential administration from 1977-1981.
Presidential Files, Office of the Staff Secretary Communications to United States President Jimmy Carter and his senior staff managed by the Office of the Staff Secretary, dating from January 1977 to May 1979.
President Jimmy Carter Daily Diary Daily diary of Jimmy Carter, former Governor of Georgia from 1971 to 1975 and the Thirty-Ninth President of the United States from 1977 to 1981 recorded during his presidency.