In partnership with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and United States Secret Service, this exhibition at the Bank was devoted to the Secret Service's work to catch counterfeiters of US currency.
Funny Money: The Fight of the U.S. Secret Service against Counterfeit Money was on view at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York from April 9, 2010 through January 31, 2011.
"Funny Money: The Fight of the U.S. Secret Service Against Counterfeit Money," ANS Magazine Summer 2010.
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