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A traveling exhibit from the Holocaust Museum Houston called "Questionable Issue: Currency of the Holocaust" opened March 1 at the ITOW Veterans Museum in Perham.    

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Holocaust currency is a subject that few people know about.  There are only a handful of survivors who recall the existence of scrip in the camps and ghettos.

The Nazis made it illegal for residents of the camps and ghettos to have hard currency and required that money be "exchanged" for scrip.

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