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R. Sargent Shriver and Peace Corps volunteers

R. Sargent Shriver, Director of the Peace Corps, leads the first group of Peace Corps volunteers to the White House to meet the President.

PX 65-2:20  R. Sargent Shriver, Director, Peace Corps, 28 August 1961. Original Peace Corps caption: "Shriver leads eighty Ghana and Tanganyika Peace Corps Volunteers to White House, where President Kennedy gave them a personal sendoff." Photograph by Rowland Scherman, Peace Corps, in the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.

08/28/1961

Photograph by Rowland Scherman, Peace Corps, in the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum.

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