Index Include Foods (Cattle Slaughtering, Hog Slaughtering, Wheat Flour, And Sugar Meltings), Newsprint Consumed, Tobacco Products, Automobiles, Gasoline, Boots And Shoes, Carpets And Rugs. Prior To May 1924, Tobacco Index Is Based On Cigars And Tobacco And Snuff Produced; Beginning May 1924, The Index Includes Also Small Cigarettes And Gasoline Produced. Source: Harvard Economic Service, Weekly Letter.
This NBER data series m01051 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 1 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter01.html.
NBER Indicator: m01051
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Index of Manufacture of Consumption Goods for United States [M01051USM363SNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M01051USM363SNBR/, September 3, 2015.