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    Donated Personal Stock Film Collection
    1930-1968

    Moving image recordings, 1930-1968 (bulk 1960-1964). Amateur "home movie" recordings of John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy, and other members of the Kennedy family campaigning, on trips, and in candid situations; funeral and memorial events for John F. Kennedy and Robert F. Kennedy; amateur films showing Ernest Hemingway campin...

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    Browning, Ivan Carroll (1974): Oral history interview
    Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Collection1 August 2015

    Ivan Browning applied to Peace Corps after serving as a VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) volunteer in a youth services program in Idaho. After joining the Peace Corps, Browning was stationed in Colombia. After training in Bogota, he worked in an adult rehabilitation program in Neiva where he offered athletic activities to prisoners. He ser...

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    Dakin, Kae (1965-1966): Oral history interview
    Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Collection8 January 2016

    Kae Dakin served in the Peace Corps in Kenya from January 1965 to November 1966. She and her husband were assigned to the Kinigop highlands, which were mainly populated by the Kikuyu people. Their project focused on land resettlement, the transfer of land from white to black farmers, and agricultural development after Kenya won its independence fro...

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    Davidson, Michael (1964-1966): Oral history interview
    Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Collection11 November 2015

    Michael Davidson served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Kenya from 1964 to 1966. Michael recounts his experience as the land settlement officer of the Kipri settlement scheme in the Kinangop Plateau region of Kenya. He was one of 30 to 40 volunteers seconded to the Kenyan government after the country's independence in order to help manage settlement ...

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    Kenya: November 1961-January 1962
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.30 November 1961-22 January 1962

    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning American famine relief for Kenya. Materials in this folder include a press release, memoranda, and correspondence between President Kennedy and Kenyan Leader of the House Ronald Ngala.

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