Data Cover Employees In Both Office And Shop. Source: New York State Department Of Labor, 1914-1920 Data Are From A Table Furnished By The Bureau Of Research And Statistics; 1921-1930 Data Are From "The Course Of Factory Employment In New York State From 1921 To 1930, " Special Bulletin No. 171, 1931; 1931-1938 Data Are From "The Trend Of Employment In New York State Factories From 1914 To 1939, " Special Bulletin No. 206, June 1940; 1939-1941 Data Are From The Industrial Bulletin.
This NBER data series m08243 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.
NBER Indicator: m08243
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Index of Factory Payrolls, Water, Light, and Power for United States [M08243USM335NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M08243USM335NNBR/, September 2, 2015.