Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1920-1948 (2)--Original Data, 1947-1959. From 1951 On, The Figures Have Been Rounded And No Fractions Of Cents Are Available In The Source. Source: For 1947-1952, Bureau Of Labor Statistics, Employment, Hours, And Earnings, Manufacturing Division, Textile-Mill Products Group, "Cotton, Silk, Synthetic Fiber" (Sic Industry 2231), Releases Ls 53-1607 (February, 1953) And (May, 1955) Not Numbered; For 1952-1959, June, 1956 And July, 1958 Releases And Monthly Labor Review, "Employment And Earnings".
This NBER data series m08203b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.
NBER Indicator: m08203b
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Average Hourly Earnings, Cotton, Silk, and Synthetic Fiber Manufacturing for United States [M0803BUSM265NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M0803BUSM265NNBR/, August 5, 2015.