Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)-- Original Data, 1890-1916 (2)--Original Data, 1914-1940. Prices For 1914-1940 Are Monthly Averages. Lumber Companies Supply Data To Engineering News Record Once A Month. Quotations Are For Yellow Pine Lumber, Long Leaf, 3 X 12 To 12 X 12, New York. Engineering News Record Title,"Lumber, New York,". This Series Is Lumber, Wholesale, Delivered To Dealers' Docks, Long Leaf, Yellow Pine, 3 X 12 To 12 X 12 And 20 Feet And Under In Length. Quotations For 1936-1940 By Telephone From Engineering News Record. Source: Engineering News Record Files.
This NBER data series m04085b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter04.html.
NBER Indicator: m04085b
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Wholesale Price, Yellow Pine for New York [M0485BUS000NYM276NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M0485BUS000NYM276NNBR/, October 10, 2015.