Traveling Trunks

The traveling trunks are designed for teachers to use with students before their scheduled field trip. The trunks include teaching resources, supplies, and lesson plans with GPS objectives identified for each activity.

Trunks can be mailed to you two weeks before your scheduled trip and must be returned the day of your field trip.

Trunk Themes

Plains, Peanuts and a President
Books, videos about Plains and President Carter

Books, videos, cotton carders, and cotton

04-Rosalynn and Jimmy Carter after wedding in Plains GA_7-7-46

Jimmy Carter and Rosalynn Smith were married on July 7, 1946.

Oral Histories
Tape players, tapes, and oral history activities

Object Analysis
1930’s non-electrical objects and activities

Archeology (cannot be mailed, must be picked up in Plains)
Tools and information about archeology

First Lady from Plains (Class Set)
Class set of Rosalynn Carter’s autobiography

An Hour Before Daylight (Class Set)
Class set and audio of President Carter reading

1930’s Toys and Games
Common 1930’s toys and games

Christmas in Plains
One book and audio with President Carter reading

An Hour Before Daylight
One book and audio with President Carter reading

Sumter County Talking Walls
Maps, documents, and preservation information

If you would like to request a trunk, please email Annette Wise at plainsed(at)jimmycarter(dot)info.