Pre-1861 United States Banking Information
Compiled by Warren Weber
Source list for South Carolina Balance Sheet Data
|United States Congressional Serial Set. (House Document). Washington. U.S. G.P.O.|
|Serial Set Number||Document Number||Pages||Congress||Session||Data Contained|
|324||79||497-500||25||2||1836 and 1837 (Various dates)|
|367||172||397-418||26||1||1839 (Various dates)|
|385||111||200-223||26||2||September and October 1840|
|487||226||661-669||29||1||1841-1846 (Various Dates)|
|500||120||196-203||29||2||June and October 1846|
|521||77||468-483||30||1||January and June 1848|
*SS 909 not used, numbers entered from Comptroller General’s Annual Report in Records of the States of the United States of America: a microfilm compilation. 1857, p. 47-52. Data contained: October – December 1856
**SS 725 not used, numbers entered from Comptroller General’s Annual Report in Records of the States of the United States of America: a microfilm compilation. 1854, p. 30-41. Data contained: February and March 1854
|South Carolina. Comptroller General. Comptroller General’s Annual Report in Records of the States of the United States of America: a microfilm compilation. (South Carolina).|
|1854||30-41||February and March 1854|
|1854||46-57||1854 (April – June)|
|1854||62-73||1854 (July – September)|
|1855||50-61||1854 (October – December)|
|1855||66-77||1855 (January – March)|
|1855||82-93||1855 (April – June)|
|1855||98-109||1855 (July – September)|
|1856||34-41||November and December 1855|
|1856||42-81||1856 (January – October)|
|1857||47-52||1856 (October – December)|
|1857||53-70||1857 (January – September)|
|1858||185-190||1857 (October – December)|
|1858||191-208||1858 (January – September)|
|1859||225-230||1858 (October – November)|
Comparative view of the statements of such of the banks of the state, as have accepted the provisions of the act of December 18th, 1840, from their returns made to the Comptroller General, for the 31st Aug. 1812. (August 8, 1842 and September 10, 1842). Charleston Mercury.
Statements that contain average balances are not included on the balance sheet.
To cite this data set, please use this reference:
Weber, Warren E. 2008. Balance sheets for U.S. Antebellum State Banks. Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. https://minneapolisfedresearch.org/warren-weber/antebellum-banking.
The financial assistance of the Financial Services Research Group of the Federal Reserve System in compiling this data set is gratefully acknowledged.