1929 $20 Federal Reserve Bank Note Depression Era Currency The design was first issued under the Federal Reserve Act of December 23, 1913 This is an example from the last year of issue, 1929. Used exstensively throughout the U.S. Depression years. Estimated that less than 0.2% of all notes issued still remain outstanding. Issued by one of the 12 Federal Reserve Banks. Each note will ship in a PVC free holder if requested. You will receive similar notes, not the ones in the image. This is a stock item.