US Dollars in Liberia

Ellen Feingold, Smithsonian Institution; Leigh Gardner, London School of Economics | Nov 1, 2020

US Dollars in Liberia is a digital version of an exhibit on the use of US dollars in Liberia, currently featured in The Value of Money exhibition at the National Museum of American History. It explores the economic and political history of how US dollars came to be one of the circulating currencies of Liberia.

Tags: Africa United States World Exhibit Museum Collections African American African Diaspora Economic Empires Globalization Material Culture Political 1800-1900 1900-1945 1945-Present


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