El Banco de Hidalgo

The concession for a bank of issue in Hidalgo was granted to Maquivar y Compañía, Carlos Francisco de Landero, Manuel Araoz and J. Octavio Fernández on 28 February 1902. The Banco de Hidalgo opened for business on 1 November 1902 with a capital of 500,000 pesos.

The bank established a branch in Tulancingo on 15 December 1906 with Javier Gómez as gerenteFidel Gómez was contador and Miguel F. Pérez as Cajero. Martín García was president of the Junta Local, Gorgonio de la Concha segundo vocal, and Gabriel San Vicente tercer vocal.

The Comisión Reguladora declared the bank's concession forfeited on 16 November 1915.

American Bank Note Company print runs

The American Bank Note Company produced the following notes. The company engraved the following special vignettes: Juan C. , first governor of Hidalgo (C253) for the $10 and $100 notes, Pedro Romero de Terrenos for the $50, monument to Hidalgo (C 845) for the $5, $20 and $100, and a view of Pachuca (C 839) for all the backs.

Hidalgo 5 C 99527

Hidalgo 10 A 21757

Hidalgo 10 A 21757 reverse

Hidalgo 20 A 09522

Hidalgo 50 A 08614

Hidalgo 100 B 3036

Date Value Number Series from to
May 1902 $5 50,000 A 1 50000
$10 25,000 A 1 25000
$20 15,000 A 1 15000
$50 10,000 A 1 10000
$100 2,000  A 1 2000

 

For the $500 note the ABNC engraved a special vignette of the bank building (C 1013).

Hidalgo 500 B 0191

Date Value Number Series from to
November 1905 $500 500 B 1 500

 

Date Value Number Series from to
July 1910 $5 25,000 B 50001 75000

 

Date Value Number Series from to
August 1910 $100 2,000 B 2001 4000

 

Hidalgo 1 A 093397

Hidalgo 1 A 093397 reverse

Date Value Number Series from to
January 1914 $1 500,000 A 1 500000
$5 50.000 C 75001 125000
$10 25,000 B 25001 50000
$20 20,000 B 15001 35000
$50 10,000 B 10001 20000
$100 2,000 C 4001 6000

 

Date Value Number Series from to
February 1914 $100 3,000 C 6001 9000