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Home The History El Banco Minero $100 Banco Minero note (1888-1912)

$100 Banco Minero note (1888-1912)

Print dateBook dateOther dateSerfromtoDate
(Type 1)
Date
(Type 2)
Date
(Type 3b)
Date
(Type 4b)
Date
(Type 5b)
Also
Revalidated (Type 5b)
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Revalidated (Type 9)
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Revalidated (Type 10)
ContraseñaSig1
(Gerente)
Sig2
(Presidente/
Consejero)
Sig3
(Interventor)
Comment
Aug 1888 26 June 1889 A 1 500 1888 105 E.Creel Ochoa Granados
10 Oct 1895 501 1000 3/3/1908 Cuellar
25/5/1908
Feb 1897 1 Nov 1897 B 1 1000 1897 1/7/1908 234 B B 342 E.Creel Ochoa Cuellar
Oct 1897 21 Feb 1898 C 1 500 1898 13/5/1898 G P 22 V Y 33
E.Creel Ochoa Cuellar
J M 26 D B 45
Oct 1898 31 May 1899 D 1 1000 1899 5/5/1899 E.Creel Ochoa Cuellar
30 Aug 1899 1001 1500 11/11/1899 28/3/1908 30/3/1908
31/3/1908
before 1 Jul 1900 1501 2000
Mar 1901 3 July 1901 E 0001 0500 1901 11/7/1901 E.Creel Ochoa Cuellar
16 July 1901 0501 1000 26/7/1901
Feb 1902 1 Aug 1901 F 0001 0100 1902 21/9/1908 137 EFG E.Creel Ochoa Cuellar
G 0101 0200 216 HPH
H 0201 0300
I 0301 0400 892 BZX
J 0401 0500
K 0501 0600 358 FHX
L 0601 0700
M 0701 0800
N 0801 0900
O 0901 1000
13 Jan 1903 P 1001 1100 1902 17/2/1903 617 RLZ E.Creel Ochoa Cuellar
Q 1101 1200
R 1201 1300
S 1301 1400
T 1401 1500
U 1501 1600
V 1601 1700
W 1701 1800
X 1801 1900 1903 17/2/1903 528 HKH E.Creel Ochoa Cuellar
Y 1901 2000
Z 2001 2100
A1 2101 2200
B2 2201 2300
C3 2301 2400 3/3/1903 3/3/1908 128 BBB overprinted Hermosillo
D4 2402 2500
E5 2501 2600 3/3/1903
F6 2601 2700
G7 2701 2800 3/3/1903 3/3/1908 270 VHF overprinted Hermosillo
H8 2801 2900
I9 2901 3000
Dec 1902 22 Mar 1907 A 1 250 1903 9/5/1908 J.A.Creel Ochoa Cuellar
B 251 500
26 Aug 1907 C 501 750 1907 26/8/1907 16/7/1908 RH 341 E J.A.Creel Ochoa Cuellar
D 751 1000
24 Dec 1908 E 1001 1250 1908 24/12/1908 J.A.Creel Ochoa Cuellar
F 1251 1500 CM 412 B
G 1501 1750
H 1751 2000 BU 867 D
18 June 1909 I 2001 2250 1909 14/4/1909 PR 996 Z J.A.Creel L.Terrazas Cuellar
J 2251 2500 JW 132 L
Oct 1909 21 Feb 1910 13 Jan 19101 K 2501 2750 1910 27/1/1910 CW 438 Z J.A.Creel L.Terrazas Cuellar
L 2751 3000 PD 174 X
M 3001 3250 OK 945 A
N 3251 3500 MB 387 G
Jan 1911 16 Jan 1913 21 Mar 19111 O 3501 3750 1912 5/12/1911 JF 561 B J.A.Creel Falomir Aguirre H
P 3751 4000
LT 298 S
Q 4001 4250
EC 134 P
R 4251 4500
VW 456 U

The original $100 face and back plates were engraved on 3 August 1888. The face plate was altered on 15 February 1897 by changing the year date and Series letter, on 14 October 1897 by changing the year date and Series letter, on 26 October 1898 by changing the year date and Series letter, and in March 1901 by changing the year date and Series letter. It was then altered on order F12 by changing the year date and Series and on order F2192 by changing the text and removing the year date and Serie.

Soon after the 1908 robbery the bank wrote to the American Bank Note Company saying it was considering changing the design of the $100 note and asking them to prepare a new designABNC, letter, 21 March 1908. The ABNC sent the models on 4 April and on 18 April the bank was asking how soon the company could produce 10,000 new notesABNC. However, when most of the money was recovered, the bank decided not to change the design, and asked the ABNC to hold on to the modelsABNC, Juan A. Creel to ABNC, 7 May 1908.

 

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