Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables-- (1)--Original Data, 1919-1924 (2)--Original Data, 1923-1939. Data For 1923-1939 Is Based On A Weighted Index. The Weighted Index Is Based On The Following Items: Hosiery, Knitted Outerwear, Knitted Underwear, And Knitted Cloth. Source: Bureau Of Labor Statistics, Mimeographed Sheet, September, 1938, P. 51.
This NBER data series m08124b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.
NBER Indicator: m08124b
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Index of Factory Payrolls, Knit Goods for United States [M0824BUSM331NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M0824BUSM331NNBR/, August 29, 2015.