05. Independence

Independence highlights people who led anti-colonial movements, which created new nation-states in Africa and the African Diaspora. Banknotes feature anti-colonial intellectuals, first prime ministers and presidents, and show the progress and problems associated with new nationhood.

A total of 32 currencies appear

in this section of

the exhibition 

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BI-37

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Haiti, 1 Gourde

Decolonization, Nationalism, & Independence Obverse: Leader of the Haitian Revolution François-Dominique Toussaint L'Ouverture (20 May 1743 - 8 April 1803). Reverse: Coat of arms of Haiti (canons, flags, drum, anchor, soufflets, trumpet, palm tree with Phrygian cap). Date of Issue: 1987 Identifier: HT-245