Peace Corps Turns 55
Margert Michelmore (R) telling Peace Corps trainees about her experiences it Nigeria.
January 01, 1900 License
President John F Kennedy signs the Peace Corps Bill in the White House, Washington DC, 1961.
January 01, 1961 License
A Peace Corps volunteer tends to a sick child lying on a cot, Kigombe, Tanganyika
September 01, 1964 License
Peace Corps volunteer, Costa Rica, ca. 1980s.
January 01, 1985 License
Peace Corps volunteer Mary Nolan writes on a blackboard as she teaches a class, Warsaw, Poland, 1980s.
Candidates taking Peace Corps exams.
View of Peace Corps volunteer Janet Mueller teaching young girls in a classroom, Afghanistan, 1960s.
January 01, 1960 License
JAN 6 1975, JAN 7 1975; Preparing For The Fair; Jim Weidman and Jo Ellen McNeal put up a Peace Corps banner, right, at International House, 1600 Logan St., for the Peace Corps/Vista fair; to be held there Saturday from noon to 5 p.m....More
January 06, 1975 License
Peace Corps volunteer Benny Barela walks outside with the students he teaches at a rural school, Dominican Republic, ca. 1970s.
January 01, 1975 License
A Peace Corps volunteer applies melted wax to a leprosy patient's arm, Los Negros Leprosarium, Bolivia
March 03, 1964 License
At Stanford University, students discussing the Peace Corps.
March 01, 1961 License
Peace Corps volunteer Dolores Riccoletti (left) leans down while assisting a patient at Avicenna Hospital, Afghanistan, 1960. She is a surgical nurse with a background as an anaesthetist.
Peace Corps volunteers help nail siding on a new school, Ndende, Gabon
January 01, 1964 License
Peace Corps volunteers cook lunch over open fire during training, Near Utuado, Puerto Rico, West Indies
December 01, 1962 License
Michelle Jones, 27, will soon be leaving Colorado to join the Peace Corps., October 27, 2015. Jones will be heading to Thailand in January to teach English. Colorado continues to be among the leaders in producing volunteers
October 27, 2015 License