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Interview with Harold Freeman, February 18, 2005

Part of Returned Peace Corps Volunteers Oral History Project

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Title:
Interview with Harold Freeman, February 18, 2005
Creator:
Harold Freeman; interviewee. Jack A. Wilson; interviewer.
Format:
oral histories
Publication date:
2005
Date uploaded:
2012
Description:
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.
Language:
english
Publisher:
Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries
Repository:
University of Kentucky
Subject:
Freeman, Harold -- Interviews., Eritrea., Peace Corps (U.S.)--Eritrea., Peace Corps (U.S.)--History--1960-1969., Education
Type:
sound
Source:
Returned Peace Corps Volunteers Oral History Project
Metadata record:
http://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7p5h7bsk3h/data/mets.xml
Rights:
This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed. Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically. Physical rights are retained by the owning repository. Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws. Please go to http://kdl.kyvl.org for more information.