Series Is Presented Here As 2 Variables: (1) Original Data, 1915-46; (2) Original Data, 1946-63. This Series Was Compiled By The NBER As The Sum Of Private Nonfarm New Housing Units And Residential Additions And Alterations. For Details See Introductory Notes On Bls-Dept. Of Commerce Data. Source: Publications Of Business And Defense Services Administration, Bureau Of Labor Statistics, And Bureau Of The Census (See Introductory Notes On Bls-Dept. Of Commerce Data)
This NBER data series a02204a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter02.html.
NBER Indicator: a02204a
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Private Nonfarm Housekeeping Residential Buildings for United States [A0204AUSA398NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/A0204AUSA398NNBR/, July 6, 2015.