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Jay Hakes, Director of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum, will be stepping down at the end of July after serving in the position for thirteen years. A press release sent out in May details Hakes’ departure and career in government. Hakes’ departure from the Library and Museum marks the wrap-up of a long public […]
The National Archives would like to welcome you to one of its latest social media ventures. Presidential Libraries are now on Pinterest! “Pinterest is a content sharing service that allows members to ‘pin’ images, videos, and other objects to their pinboards…” -Social Media and Digital Engagement at the National Archives According to an announcement that went […]
I can’t think of a better way to start off this month’s first blog post than to say that May is National Museum Month! What better time is there than now to recognize the roles that museums play in our communities, especially with all of the recent excitement surrounding Presidential Libraries & Museums (i.e. the […]
The staff of the Jimmy Carter Library & Museum would like to wish HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL as 2012 comes to a close… For anyone planning to visit the Library & Museum in person, please be advised that the Library/Research Room will close at 2:00 pm EST on December 24th and December 31st. It also […]
This week Library and Museum staff were invited to join The Carter Center for lunch as part of its annual Thanksgiving potluck. Ceri McCarron, an Archives Specialist at the Jimmy Carter Library, decided to make a “Plains Cheese Ring” for the event. The cheese ring is purported to be one of Mrs. Carter’s favorite recipes. […]
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