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French occupation of the Ruhr

Film | Accession Number: 2007.207.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4613 | Film ID: 2841

Graphic of a boot coming down on a Ruhr skyline, followed by a quotation from William Tell. A map shows the Ruhr area and the towns that are occupied by the French. A title onscreen asks why the French occupied the Ruhr in the first place, followed by shots of the bustling coal industry. Shots of French troops on the streets. Panning shot of stationary rail cars filled with coal.

Genre
Propaganda
Duration
00:04:22
Event Date
1923
Locale
Ruhr Valley, Germany
Language
Mute
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Bundesarchiv
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Record last modified: 2018-04-26 13:45:19
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