American University has graciously accepted a copy of “Letters from Nurses in the Peace Corps” to be archived in its Digitial Archive as well as a hard copy in its Peace Corps Community Archive. We are so gratful that this document will be preserved.
Letters from Nurses in the Peace Corps is a document containing letters from twelve nurses who served in the Peace Corps from approximately 1962 to 1967. It was published by the Peace Corps as a recruiting brochure in 1967. Read excerpts from the letters here:
In acceping the copy, American University Librarian Nancy Davenport wrote: “This brochure will offer a unique glimpse into the work of Peace Corps volunteers during this period and will be of interest to both our campus community and external researchers.”