University of Notre Dame

Walter M. Langford Papers


Origination : Langford, Walter M.
Extent : 10 linear inches
Repository : University of Notre Dame Archives
Address : Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

Administrative Information


Walter M. Langford.

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Preferred Citation

Walter M. Langford Papers (LAN), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556

Scope and Content

Papers, 1961-1972, including newsletters, clippings, reports, correspondence, and manuscripts of "The Peace Corps As I Saw It"; concerning Langford's work as director of the Peace Corps training program at Notre Dame and service with the Peace Corps in Chile. Also eight 16mm movies of Peace Corps volunteers in South America, 1960s, and photographs of Peace Corps volunteers in Chile, ca. 1962.


Walter M. Langford began teaching at Notre Dame in 1931 and served as the head of the Department of Modern and Classical languages 1946-1959. He served as the organizer of the first overseas training program for Peace Corps volunteers. He directed a Chilean Peace Corps program 1961-1963.


Langford, Walter L.
Peace Corps (U.S.)
University of Notre Dame.

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