Peace Corps


A poster promoting the Peace Corps. Authorized by Congress in 1962 more than 235,000 Americans have joined the Peace Corps and served in 141 countries. They work with governments, schools, entrepeneurs in education, youth development, community health, business, information technology, environment, agriculture, as well as non-profit organizations.

Referenced: Peace CorpsMaker: Peace Corps

Location: Currently not on view

Depicted: Solar System: EarthEarth

Referenced: Peace CorpsGeneral Subject Association: Volunteer


See more items in: Political History: Political History, General History Collection, Princeton Posters


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Credit Line: Peace Corps

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2011.0228.30Accession Number: 2011.0228Catalog Number: 2011.0228.30

Object Name: poster

Physical Description: paper (overall material)blue (overall color)white (overall color)Measurements: overall: 17 in x 11 in; 43.18 cm x 27.94 cm


Record Id: nmah_1411766

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