LA SITUATION POLITIQUE EN ALLEMAGNE. après que les oeuvrier allemands se sont rebellés dans l’automne de 1918 et que le Kaiser Wilhelm II a abduqué le trône, un gouvernement d’urgence a pris pouvoir.
Hall of Mirrors, Palace of Versailles, France
le 20 juin, 1919
LES CONDITIONS ECONOMIQUES EN EUROPE
Le prix du pain enBerlin, 1918-1923
The Problem Bank Account
One man recently received a letter from his bank. They were notifying him that they were closing his life savings, an account worth 68,000 marks.
To compensate the owner, the bankers enclosed the smallest bill they had: a 1,000,000 mark note. The stamp on the envelope was worth 5,000,000 marks.
It was costing the bank more money to service the account than what was in it.
The number of cars on the streets in the 1920s reflected the growing wealth of the U.S.
LA GRANDE DEPRESSION
Newspaper headlines on Oct. 22, 1929. growing wealth of the U.S.
The billboard provides a contrast to the long line of people looking for work.
Political leaders announce that they are protecting the economy by imposing trade sanctions on other countries.
LA DEPRESSION EN ALLEMAGNE c.1935.