Time Magazine

Description
President John F. Kennedy encouraged Americans to serve their country by volunteering to work in developing nations to promote peace. He established the Peace Corps by executive order in 1961.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
magazine
date made
1963
associated date
1963-07-05
depicted (sitter)
Shriver, Sargent
referenced
Peace Corps
distributor; publisher
TIME Inc.
maker
TIME Inc.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
red (overall color)
blue (overall color)
multi (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 11 1/4 in x 8 1/2 in; 28.575 cm x 21.59 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
associated place; referenced; sold
Latin America
ID Number
2011.0228.50
accession number
2011.0228
catalog number
2011.0228.50
subject
Government, Politics, and Reform
Magazines
Peace Corps
See more items in
Political History: Political History, General History Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Transfer from the Peace Corps

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