Series Has Been Subdivided Into Three Variables: (1)-- Original Data, 1890-1942; (2)-- Original Data, 1941-1951; (3)-- Original Data, 1947-1954. Data Refers To Carded, White, Mule-Spun, Northern, 10-1 Cones Of Cotton. 1890-1917 Quotations Are The Price Per Round At The First Of Each Month; 1918-1942 Quotations Are Monthly Averages. Source: Bls, "Wholesale Price Bulletin", No. 39, Pp. 352-353 And Following Issues
This NBER data series m04100a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter04.html.
NBER Indicator: m04100a
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Wholesale Price of Cotton Yarn, Mills for United States [M0400AUSM267NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M0400AUSM267NNBR/, October 10, 2015.