Charter 29
The First National Bank of the City of New York, New York
Chartered -- July 21, 1863

Series 1929
Type One -- $5
Click to see larger image C238538A
Serial Number is in the 79th percentile
Series 1929
Type Two -- $5
Click to see larger image A179043
Serial Number is in the 78th percentile
Series 1929
Type Two -- $10
Click to see larger image A004327
Serial Number is in the 4th percentile
Series 1929
Type Two -- $20
Click to see larger image A033356
Serial Number is in the 59th percentile
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Type Face Value Highest Serial Number Total Issued Percent $ # of Notes % of Notes # out at close* $ out at close*
1929-1 $5.00 F301818A  $9,054,540
31% 1,810,908
51% 56,161
 $280,805
1929-1
$10.00
F150954A
 $9,057,240
31%
905,724
26%
91,618
 $916,180
1929-1
$20.00
F067662A
 $8,119,440
28%
405,972
12%
117,030
 $2,340,600
1929-2
$5.00
A229436
 $1,147,180
4%
229,436
7%
7,184
 $35,920
1929-2
$10.00
A113315**
 $453,260
2%
113,309
3%
11,720
 $117,200
1929-2
$20.00
A056719
 $1,134,380
4%
56,719
2%
14,971
 $299,420
* These columns are statistical calculations, not confirmed by observations.
** $10 Type 2 serial number 26881 - 26886 canceled
Large size dollar amount issued:  $151,539,890
  
84%
Small size dollar amount issued:  $28,966,040
  16%
Total Dollar Amount Issued by Bank:  $180,505,930
  100%
       
Large size, Dollar amount out at Close:  $328,025
  8%
Small size dollar amount out at Close  $3,990,125
  92%
Total Dollars Outstanding at Close:  $4,318,150
  100%
       
Percent of small size dollar amount was still outstanding at close. 14%    
Possible Percentage of Series 1929 Notes Outstanding at close.   8%    




1929 Type 1 small size National Currency Notes produced for this bank: 3,122,604
  89%
1929 Type 2 small size National Currency Notes produced for this bank: 399,464
  11%
Total number of small size National Currency Notes for this bank: 3,522,068
  100%


References:
Oakes, Dean & Hickman, John -- Standard Catalog of National Bank Notes, Second Edition, 1990
Kelly, Don C. -- National Bank Notes A Guide with Prices, First Edition, 1981
Kelly, Don C. -- National Bank Notes A Guide with Prices, Second Edition, 1985
Kelly, Don C. -- National Bank Notes A Guide with Prices, Third Edition, 1997
Kelly, Don C. -- National Bank Notes A Guide with Prices, Fourth Edition, 2004
Friedberg, Robert -- Paper Money of the United States, Third Edition, 1959
Ramsey, Robert M. & Polito, Robert V -- National Banks of the United States 1863-1935, First Edition 1977
Van Belkum, Louis -- National Banks of the Note Issuing Period 1863 - 1935,  First Edition 1968

Huntoon, Peter -- United States Large Size National Bank Notes, First Edition, 1995
Huntoon, Peter -- Territorials A Guide to U.S. Territorial National Bank Notes, First Edition, 1980
Krause, Chester L & Lemke, Robert F -- Standard Catalog of United States Paper Money, Fourth Edition, 1985
Krause, Barry -- Collecting Paper Money for Pleasure and Profit, First Edition, 1992
M.Owen Warns (edited by ) -- The National Bank Note Issues of 1929 - 1935 , First Edition, 1970



Last Updated on 05/16/2005
By Paul Burns
Email: paul.burns@us.army.mil