Flier for a parade protesting the annexation of the Sudetenland
- Alternate Title
- Save Czechoslovakia! Zero Hour Parade
1938 October 01
New York (N.Y.)
- Object Type
Fliers (printed matter) (aat)
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection. The acquisition of this collection was made possible by the Crown Family.
Flier advertising the Zero Hour Parade for Peace in New York City, October 1, 1938, sponsored by United Czechoslovakian Societies, NY City Division, American League for Peace and Democracy, United Jugoslav Federation. On September 30, 1938, France, Great Britain, and Italy signed the Munich Pact, an agreement with Hitler approving Germany's annexation of the Sudetenland, a border region of Czechoslovakia, in exchange for a promise of peace from Hitler. Czechoslovakia was not a participant in the Conference
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