Coatepec

Coatepec is a town 14 kilometres south of Xalapa, located in the eastern slopes of the Pico de Orizaba, and famous for its coffee plantations.

Various merchants issued notes based on a similar design. They were to add to the amount of fractional money in circulation and would be exchangeable for banknotes (usually in multiples of five pesos).

Alfonso Amoros

  date on note from to total
number
total
value
 
10c           includes number 345

 

Antonio Viveros

  date on note from to total
number
total
value
 
5c 1 July 1914         includes number 16
10c 18 June 1914         includes number 81
50c 2 July 1914         includes number 84

Benigno Neira

  date on note from to total
number
total
value
 
10c           includes number 0584

Maximiano Ortiz

  date on note from to total
number
total
value
 
5c 18 June 1914         includes number 0292


Maximiliano Ortiz Rivera had a grocery shop on the corner of calle Jiménez del Campillo and calle Galeana (now Constitución), where he also sold coffee from his finca “Columbia”.