Norman Rockwell’s “JFK’s Legacy: The Peace Corps”

Featured in Look magazine 6/14/66

This painting appeared on the cover of the magazine. Ethiopia PCVs featured are Linda Bergthold (Addis Ababa 62–64) [front left], John Schaefer (Debre Marcos 63–65) [2nd row left], and Gary Bergthold (Addis Ababa 62–64) [3rd row left]. For more about the painting visit the Bergthold's website www.bergthold.org/family/ The series of paintings also featured depictions of Volunteers in each of the regions of the world where Peace Corps was working in the '60s. The Volunteer in Africa (shown above) was Marc Clausen (Dessie 62–64).
This image was chosen by the U.S. Postal Service to appear in its series "Celebrate the Century" for the 1960s to salute the Peace Corps.

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