Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1947-1958 (2)--Original Data, 1957-1961. Source: Bureau Of Labor Statistics, Production Worker Payroll, Nondurable Manufactures (Unpublished Tabulation) Converted To Relatives On The Base 1957, Divided By The Federal Reserve Board Index Of Production Of Nondurable Manufactures (Unpublished Tabulation Of Unadjusted Series, Revised In December, 1959).
This NBER data series m08285a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.
NBER Indicator: m08285a
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Production Worker Wage Cost Per Unit of Output, Nondurable Manufactures for United States [M0885AUSM070NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M0885AUSM070NNBR, February 7, 2016.