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100 Bolivianos, 1945

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Front: Gualberto Villarroel López (1908-1946), head of state 1943-1946

Back: Oil refinery

 

10,000 Pesos Bolivianos, 1984

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Front: Andrés de Santa Cruz y Calahumana (1792-1865), President of Peru 1827 and President of Bolivia 1829-1839

Back: Legislature palace in La Paz

 

Legislature palace

Legislature palace

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100,000 Pesos Bolivianos, 1984

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Front: Campesino (a farmer in Spanish)

Back: Agriculture scene

 

5,000,000 Pesos Bolivianos 1985

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5,000,000 Pesos Bolivianos 1985

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10,000,000 Pesos Bolivianos 1985

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Courtesy Steve Burke

 

2 Bolivianos, 1986 (1990)

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Front: Antonio Vaca-Diez, (1849-1897) Bolivian rubber baron

Back: Trees and buildings

 

10 Bolivianos, 1986 (2001)

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Front: Cecilio Guzman de Rojas (1899-1950), Bolivian painter

Back: Landscape of the city of Cochabamba with Heroinas de la Coronilla Monument in the front

This monument honors women who died during Bolivia's protracted War of Independence. There are outstanding views of Cochabamba from La Coronilla, a hill on the outskirts of the city where the monument is located.

 

Heroinas de la Coronilla

Heroinas de la Coronilla

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20 Bolivianos, 1986 (2001)

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Front: Pantaleon Dalence (1815-1892), President of Supreme Court of Bolivia 1871, 1873, 1877, 1882 and 1889

Back: Casa Dorada, Tarija

Courtesy orocondor

 

Casa Dorada

Casa Dorada

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50 Bolivianos, 1986 (2001)

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Front: Melchor Perez de Holguin (1665-1724), Bolivia painter

Back: Tower of the Church of the Society of Jesus in the city of Potosi

 

Church of the Society of Jesus

Church of the Society of Jesus

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100 Bolivianos, 1986 (2001)

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Front: Gabriel René Moreno (1836-1908), Bolivian historian, writer and biographer

Back: San Francisco Xavier de Chuquisaca University, Sucre

Courtesy orocondor

 

San Francisco Xavier de Chuquisaca University

San Francisco Xavier de Chuquisaca University

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200 Bolivianos, 1986 (2001)

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Front: Franz Tamayo (1878-1956), Bolivian intellectual, writer, and politician

Back: Tiahuanaco, a Pre-Columbian archaeological site

Courtesy bank note museum

 

Tiahuanaco

Tiahuanaco

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Bolivia, a landlocked country in west central South America, was under Spanish control 1535-1825. Became an independent republic in 1825. For a more detailed country profile, see CIA World Factbook on Bolivia.

 

 

 

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