[Digital South Asia Library]

Hensley Photo Archive

Title Paper money litters the streets A larger version of this photograph is available by clicking on the small size photo below.

[Paper money litters the streets]
Photographer Glenn S. Hensley
Date 1945
Subject money; bank; war damage
Notes "Streets near the Bank of India building were literally covered with paper money. As thick as fallen leaves, the useless currency lay abandoned just as was the city"
Location "Rangoon, Burma"
Original negative held yes