Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1919-1947 (2)--Original Data, 1946-1949. Data Are Monthly Averages Of Weekly Data. Data For October 1933-September 1934 Were Computed By NBER, An Adjustment Being Made To Eliminate Fully Guaranteed Government Obligations Which Were Included In Data For The Period. Beginning In February 8, 1939, Loans And Investments Indirectly Representing Bank Premises And Other Real Estate Are Excluded. Monthly Averages Remain Practically Unaffected. Source: Federal Reserve Board, Data For 1919-September 1933 And October 1934-1941: Banking And Monetary Statistics. Data For October 1933-September 1934: Computed By NBER. Data For 1942-1947: Federal Reserve Bulletins.
This NBER data series m14127a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 14 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter14.html.
NBER Indicator: m14127a
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Investments Other Than United States Government Securities, Reporting Federal Reserve Member Banks In 101 Leading Cities for United States [M1427AUSM027NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M1427AUSM027NNBR/, July 5, 2015.