Peace Corps Oral History Collection

Description: 
This project includes interviews with returned Peace Corps volunteers and individuals associated with the Peace Corps with connections to Kentucky. Interviewees served in the Peace Corps from its inception in 1961 to the present. Volunteers discuss their experiences before, during, and after Peace Corps including their motivations for joining, the application process, training, living situations, difficulties, the job, relationships, coming home, and their impact on the host country and on their own lives.

Collection Accession: 
OHPC
Interview Keywords: 

Restriction: 
No Restrictions
Number of Interviews: 
113

 
 Projects in this Collection:  Accession Number:
Peace Corps Oral History ProjectPC001

  

  

Persistent Link for this Record: https://kentuckyoralhistory.org/catalog/xt7m3775x79d