Press and media; Peace Corps Directors; Kennedy, John F.;
Full text of the March 4, 1961 White House press release announcing the appointment of Sargent Shriver as first Director of the Peace Corps. Also provides brief biographies of early Peace Corps staff members.
This was taken on the last day of school in our training village, Dviri, in the mountains of central Georgia. Trainee Goodloe Harman treated students to a few songs in between classes outside of the village school. June, 2011
Village girl with cat, Aruliho, Solomon Islands, 1982. My house was used for many things, including meetings; the kids would come with their parents and avail themselves of any reading material I happened to have including Newsweek and National...