The Magazine of Early American Datasets (MEAD)

Author(s)

Aaron MarrsFollow

Document Type

Dataset

File Format

Excel

Abstract

This dataset provides monthly income from freight on the South Carolina Railroadand its predecessor companies, as given in the annual or semi-annual reports of those companies. The annual reports broke out up and down freight separately. The South Carolina Railroad initially ran from Charleston to Hamburg, SC, and was completed in 1833. A branch to Columbia opened in 1842 and to Camden in 1848.

Time Period: Start Date of Data Collection

2004

Time Period: End Date of Data Collection

2006

Time Period: Start Date of Data Coverage

1834

Time Period: End Date of Data Coverage

1857

Date of this Version

4-7-2016

Source(s)

Annual reports of the South Carolina Railroad and its predecessor companies.

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Comments

1834 is for May-October only, 1835 for July-December only, and 1843 for January-June only.

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Date Posted: 26 May 2016