These Data Were Obtained By Multiplying The Average Price Per Pound Or Square Foot Of Cowhide Leather By .3225. That Is The Ratio Of The Average Price Per Hide Of Cowhide Leather In 1939, Obtained From Census Data ($8.45) Divided By 26.2 (The Average Cents Per Pound Price In 1939). Source: NBER (See Note Below)
This NBER data series m04192 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter04.html.
NBER Indicator: m04192
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Price Per Hide of Cowhide Leather for United States [M04192USM285SNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M04192USM285SNBR/, July 3, 2015.