Series Is Presented Here As Three Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1879-1933 (2)--Original Data, 1930-1940 (3)--Original Data, 1939-1962. The Raw Figure For November 1897 (43.4) Is Printed In The Daily Statement As 25.2 Which Excludes 18.2 Million Dollars Received From Sales Of Union Pacific Railroad, But To Be Consistent With Following Months It Was Added By NBER. Source: U.S. Treasury Department, Data For January-June 1879: Annual Report Of The Secretary For Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 1901; Data July 1879-1883: Statement Of The Receipts And Expenditures Of The U.S. From 1880 To 1895; Data For 1884-1894: Receipts, Expenditures, And Debts Of The U.S., 1789-1895; Data For 1895-1933: Daily Treasury Statement.
This NBER data series m15004a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 15 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter15.html.
NBER Indicator: m15004a
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Federal Budget Receipts, Total for United States [M1504AUSM144NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M1504AUSM144NNBR/, November 29, 2015.