Interview with Harold Freeman, February 18, 2005

Project: Peace Corps Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Harold Freeman (Eritrea, 1965-1967; Education Program) tells how he joined the Peace Corps from Tennessee and afterwards spent much of his adult career as a journalist with the Louisville Courier Journal. His interview includes details on training, particularly language training, and also selection. He provides full descriptions of physical acclimation, teaching math and science, living situation, and recreation, including climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro. Besides stories of his Peace Corps experience, Harold tells about his Vietnam military tour. He concludes with reflections on the impact of Peace Corps, both personal and general.

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2005oh027_pc044

Interviewee Name

Harold Freeman

Interviewer Name

Jack A. Wilson

Interview Date

2005-02-18

Interview Keyword

Education

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Freeman, Harold Interview by Jack A. Wilson. 18 Feb. 2005. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Freeman, H. (2005, February 18). Interview by J. A. Wilson. Peace Corps Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Freeman, Harold, interview by Jack A. Wilson. February 18, 2005, Peace Corps Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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