Medical Kit, Peace Corps

Description
Kits containing instructional health guides and basic first aid supplies and medicine were issued to Peace Corps volunteers in preparation for their service overseas.
Object Name
medical kit
date made
1960s
user
Peace Corps
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
blue (overall color)
grey (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 9 1/2 in x 13 1/2 in; 24.13 cm x 34.29 cm
ID Number
2011.0228.36
accession number
2011.0228
catalog number
2011.0228.36
subject
Peace Corps
Government, Politics, and Reform
See more items in
Political History: Political History, General History Collection
Exhibition
The Early Sixties: American Culture
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Transfer from the Peace Corps
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