Source: Bureau Of Labor Statistics, For 1914-02/1968 Data: Employment And Earnings Statistics For The United States, 1909-1968, No. 1312-1316, Issued August 1968; Thereafter: Employment And Earnings; And Monthly Report On The Labor Force, June 1968 And Following Issues.
This NBER data series m08261 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.
NBER Indicator: m08261
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Average Weekly Earnings, Manufacturing, Total for United States [M08261USM052NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M08261USM052NNBR/, October 8, 2015.