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Carter, Jimmy, 1924-



  • Existence: 1924-10-01-

Biographical / Historical

Jimmy Carter (b. 1924) is an American politician. He served as the president of the United States (1977-1981) and as the governor of Georgia (1971-1975). He was previously a naval officer and peanut farmer.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Convention speeches, 1976

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Scope and Contents

Contains nominating and keynote speeches by various candidates at the convention, notably including future President Jimmy Carter and former astronaut, Senator John Glenn. Other speakers include Reverend Joseph L. Baglio, Senator Edmund S. Muskie, Archibald Cox, Peter W. Rodino, Jr., James Killilea, Margaret Constanza, Representative Barbara Jordan, Gladys Noon Spellman, and Walter F. Mondale.

Dates: 1976

Photo Album 3, 1976

 Container — Photo Album: 3 / 4
Scope and Contents 56 photographs 1. Eucharistic World Conference, Philadelphia, August, 1976 2. With Catholic Cardinals, Philadelphia, August, 1976 3. Reception Philadelphia with Catholic hierarchy, Aug. 1976 4..President meeting Catholic leaders, Philadelphia, Aug., 1976 5. JFK Stadium, August, 1976, Philadelphia. 6. Visitors from around the world entering stadium, Aug., 1976 7. Speaking to Conference attendees, JFK stadium,...
Dates: 1976

Publications about Carter, 1976

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

Contains a TIME magazine copy of stories from the convention and about Jimmy Carter and a July 5, 1976 copy of "The New Leader," featuring an article by Gus Tyler about Carter's run. A newsletter copy of "Jimmy Carter Convention News," Vol. 1 No. 1 from July 11, 1976 is also included.

Dates: 1976

Robert J. Cooke Collection

Identifier: SC-MS-214
Scope and Contents This collection consists of material collected by Robert J. Cooke from various presidential elections from the late 1960s to the early 1990s, primarily at the respective Democratic Conventions. Items include copies of speeches, pamphlets, publications, press badges, ads, biographies, and campaign material. Candidates of note include Governor George C. Wallace, President Jimmy Carter, and President Bill Clinton. A selection of Cooke's research on the Rorison family of Wilmington, North...
Dates: 1967-2013, undated; Majority of material found in 1976, 1992