Jimmy Carter National Historic Site
by National Park Service
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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.
|1||VideoBoyhood Farm Memories||A brief, photo-accompanied narrative by Jimmy Carter discussing influential and formative moments and forces in his childhood.||7/25/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoAlaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act||Remarks by President Jimmy Carter made December 2, 1980 at the signing of the Alaska Lands Legislation Bill. This bill doubled the size of the National Park and Wildlife Refuge System.||11/6/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoAlaska's Wild Legacy||In 1980, President Jimmy Carter signed the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act (ANILCA) doubling the holdings of the NPS. Interviews with Carter as well as proponents and opponents of the legislation are interspersed with dramatic footage from the parks created by this act.||11/25/2013||Free||View In iTunes|