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$10 Banco Minero note (1913-1914)

Print dateBook dateOther dateSerfromtoDate
(Type 2)
Date
(Type 5)
Date
(Type 8a)
Date
(Type 8b)
contraseñaSig1
(Gerente)
Sig2
(Presidente)
Sig3
(Interventor)
Comment
Jan 1911 6 Jan 1914 21 Mar 1911 W4 100001 101000 1912 21/11/1912 279 H J.A.Creel L.Terrazas
X4 101001 102000 653 B J.A.Creel L.Terrazas Aguirre H
6/10 Jan 1914 Y4 102001 103000 21/11/1912 296 C J.A.Creel L.Terrazas Aguirre H
Z4 103001 104000 437 G
A5 104001 105000 385 J
B5 105001 106000 761 D
C5 106001 107000 812 F
6 Jan 1914 D5 107001 108000 593 K J.A.Creel L.Terrazas
E5 108001 109000 628 N
F5 109001 110000 894 V
Dec 1912 19 Feb 1914 12 Jan 19141: 31 Jan 19142 G5 110001 111000 31/1/1914 478 J J.A.Creel L.Terrazas Cuellar These notes were delayed in transit (see paragraph infra)
H5 111001 112000 626 U
I5 112001 113000 194 L
J5 113001 114000 267 I
K5 114001 115000 525 A
L5 115001 116000 736 M
M5 116001 117000 245 N
N5 117001 118000 351 O
O5 118001 119000 613 Z
P5 119001 120000 872 D
Q5 120001 121000 384 E
R5 121001 122000 496 C
S5 122001 123000 758 R
T5 123001 124000 917 F
U5 124001 125000 283 G
V5 125001 126000 539 K
W5 126001 127000 845 B
X5 127001 128000 672 H
Y5 128001 129000 163 P
Z5 129001 130000 791 S
26 Feb 19143;
27 March 19144
A25 130001 132500 27/3/1914 875 J.A.Creel L. Terrazas Cuellar
B25 132501 135000 850
C25 135001 137500 832
D25 137501 140000 155
E25 140001 142500 237
F25 142501 145000 812
G25 145001 147500 715
H25 147501 150000 777
J25 150001 152500 775
K25 152501 155000 616
L25 155001 157500 642
M25 157501 160000 632
N25 160001 162500 120
O25 162501 165000 123
P25 165001 167500 141
Q25 167501 170000 152
R25 170001 172500 185
S25 172501 175000 201
T25 175001 177500 235
U25 177501 180000 282
Mar 1914 12 Aug 1914 12 June 19143; 6 July 19145: 7 July 19146
A26 180001 182500 23/7/1914 903 J.A.Creel L. Terrazas Martinez
B26
182501 185000 804
C26
185001 187500
D26
187501 190000 620
E26
190001 192500
F26
192501 195000
G26
195001 197500 318
H26
197501 200000
J26
200001 202500 111
K26
202501 205000
L26
205001 207500 333
M26
207501 210000 475

12 June 19143;7 July 19147;1 Aug 19148

N26
210001 212500
O26
212501 215000 1/8/1914 637
P26 215001 217500 715
Q26
217501 220000
R26
220001 222500 925
S26
222501 225000 222
T26
225001 227500 345
U26
227501 230000
not issued 8 July 19143 A27 230001 232500
B27 232501 235000
C27 235001 237500
D27 237501 240000
E27 240001 242500
F27 242501 245000
G27 245001 247500
H27 247501 250000
J27 250001 252500
K27 252501 255000
L27 255001 257500
M27 257501 260000
N27 260001 262500
O27 262501 265000
P27 265001 267500
Q27 267501 270000
R27 270001 272500
S27 272501 275000
T27 275001 277500
U27 277501 280000
not issued, and incinerated in Veracruz in June 1919CONDUMEX, Fondo Creel, 219, 56245 21 July 19143;
23 July 1914
A28 280001 282500 These came in strongbox 31, and the consigment note had the comment "Despositados en Bco. Central Mexicano o con Wells Fargo y Ca. - Veracruz - Hay duda"CONDUMEX, Fondo Creel, 92, 23566
B28 282501 285000
C28 285001 287500
D28 287501 290000
E28 290001 292500
F28 292501 295000
G28 295001 297500
H28 297501 300000
J28 300001 302500
K28 302501 305000
L28 305001 307500
M28 307501 310000
N28 310001 312500
O28 312501 315000
P28 315001 317500
Q28 317501 320000
R28 320001 322500
S28 322501 325000
T28 325001 327500
U28 327501 330000

Notes in 'Other date':
1. letter requesting authorisation: notes needed for Gómez Palacio and TorreónCONDUMEX, Fondo Creel, 85, 21986
2. date authorised by Secretaría de Hacienda CONDUMEX, Fondo Creel, 92, 23577
3. date dispatched by ABNC CONDUMEX, Fondo Creel, 92, 23566 
4. date authorised by Secretaría de Hacienda, entrusted to Tesorería de la Federación por cuenta del contrato de $3,000,000 in 6% BonosCONDUMEX, Fondo Creel, 85, 22000
5. letter requesting authorisationCONDUMEX, 86, 22030
6. date authorisedCONDUMEX, 86, 22031
7. date authorisedCONDUMEX, Fondo Creel, 92, 23566
8. date authorised CONDUMEX, Fondo Creel, 86, 22042

Twenty thousand $10 notes (G5-Z5, 110001-130000) were ordered on 18 December 1912 and shipped complete on 5 April 1913, by Wells Fargo Express, to the Banco Central Mexicano in Mexico City. On 9 May Wells Fargo advised the ABNC that they were holding the shipment on hand at Laredo and that there were standing against it accrued charges of $73. 05. The ABNC instructed them to hold it subject to our further orders and at the same time wrote to the Banco Minero in Chihuahua, asking what they should do. They had reply and wrote again on 6 August. On 11 August they sent a copy of our last letter to Charles T. Blackmore, their Agent in Mexico City, to see if he could send it through to the bank at Chihuahua. As of 15 September the shipment was still being held at LaredoABNC letter 15 September 1913. On 21 November the notes were returned from Laredo to New YorkABNC letter Wells Fargo to ABNC, 24 November 1913 and forwarded to the Banco Central Mexicano by the Ward Line steamer, S.S. Morro Castle, on 4 DecemberABNC letter Wells Fargo to ABNC, 29 November 1913.

On 4 June 1915 Ismael M. Ruiz wrote from Nogales that the Banco Occidental had $250 in unsigned $10 Banco Minero notes, which they wanted changed. One of these notes was 161062, so they must have been series N25. Ruiz had refusedCONDUMEX, Fondo Creel, 121, 31229.

Two tint plates (#1 and #2) made on 24 July 1888, one face plate (#6) made on order F4106, one back plate (#4) made on order F3526 and the centennial back plate made on order F2457 were all cancelled on 13 April 1932ANBC.

 

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