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Poster denouncing Allied Military currency

Object | Accession Number: 2017.302.2

French propaganda leaflet denouncing the currency issued by the Allied Military Government of Occupied Territories (AMGOT). The currency was issued by the United States to soldiers for use after D-Day. It was denounced as counterfeit by General de Gaulle and the leaflet calls it a Jewish scam. The Allies soon halted distribution and recognized the legitmacy of the Provisional Government of the French Republic.

Artwork Title
Regardez ce billet: Qui le garantit? Personne
Alternate Title
Look at this note: Who guarnatees it? Nobody?
Date
1944  (publication)
Geography
publication : France
Language
French
Classification
Posters
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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Record last modified: 2018-09-27 16:07:14
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