Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1883-1896 (2)--Original Data, 1896-1939. Data Is Listed In Source As "Budget De L'Etat" And Is Called "Timbre Debits Non Sujet Decimes, Special, Quittances, Recus Et Cheques." Source: Ministere De Finance, Bulletin De Statistique De Legislation Comparee
This NBER data series m15015a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 15 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter15.html.
NBER Indicator: m15015a
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Tax On Receipts and Checks for France [M1515AFRM410NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M1515AFRM410NNBR, February 11, 2016.