Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Oral Histories Project

Graduate student Jennifer Cohen-Jordan, right, poses with former President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, in Georgia.The Center for Appalachian studies received a $13,000 grant in 2006 from the Department of the Interior's National Park Service to conduct audio taped interviews and transcriptions from selected individuals with the objective of gathering institutional information about the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site that will assist the park in creating an Administrative History. Two graduate students are interviewing and video taping individuals during summer 2007.