Military And Naval Construction Expenditures Exclude Naval Vessels. This Series Is Roughly Comparable To Bls-Commerce 02227; The Bls-Commerce Series, However, Includes Only, New Construction Put In Place, Not Repairs, And The Data Are For Calender Years. See, In Addition To The Source Work Cited Above, Lipsey & Preston Pp. 275-276. Source: Federal Works Agency-Department Of Treasury, Historical Statistics Of The United States, 1789-1945, Bureau Of The Census, Series H28, P. 169 (Compiled By Dept. Of The Treasury)
This NBER data series a02225 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter02.html.
NBER Indicator: a02225
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Federal Construction Expenditures, Military and Naval Construction for United States [A02225USA550NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/A02225USA550NNBR, May 30, 2016.