Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1920-1942 (2)--Original Data, 1932-1956. The Data For 1940-1942 Refer To Establishments Producing Paper And Pulp. This Segment Can Be Continued Through July, 1948 When Compilation Of Nicb Payroll Statistics Was Discontinued. The Following Segment Of Data From The Bureau Of Labor Statistics Is Not Strictly Comparable. Source: National Industrial Conference Board, For June, 1920-June, 1936 Data: Wages, Hours, And Employment In The United States, 1914-1936, Nicb Studies No. 229, 1936; For July, 1936-1937 Data: Supplement To Nicb Service Letter Of June, 1938; For 1938-September, 1941: Nicb Economic Record, March 28, 1940 And Following Issues; For October, 1941-1942: Nicb Management Records.
This NBER data series m08234a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.
NBER Indicator: m08234a
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Average Actual Hours of Work Per Week, Paper and Pulp Manufacturing for United States [M0834AUSM065NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M0834AUSM065NNBR/, October 10, 2015.