Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1914-1943 (2)--Original Data, 1920-1945 Coverage Is Based Upon 31 Corporations For 1914-1922; 46 For 1922-1925; 45 For 1925-1943 (See Lutz, P. 103). Rubber Companies Are Excluded. Source: Friedrich A. Lutz, "Corporate Cash Balances, 1914-1943, " Manufacturing And Trade, 1945, P. 114
This NBER data series a10042a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 10 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter10.html.
NBER Indicator: a10042a
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Marketable Securities Held, Year End, Large Manufacturing Corporations for United States [A1042AUSA144NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/A1042AUSA144NNBR/, July 30, 2015.