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Theresienstadt Ghetto Geld

Theresienstadt Concentration Camp was established by the Nazis as a jail/work camp for Jews from Czechoslovakia. It was a show camp and money was printed to "pay" inmates. It is not clear that the so-called "ghetto geld" actually circulated. Click here to read more...

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