Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Series Is Presented Here As Three Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1885-1903 (2)--Original Data, 1906-1926 (3)--Original Data, 1925-1942. Data Until 1909 Include Bank Dividends. Data For 1909-1926 Exclude Bank Dividends And Are The Sum Of Industrial Corporations And Railroad And Traction Companies Which Was Computed By NBER. Source: U.S. Department Of Commerce, Journal Of Commerce, 1906-1942.
This NBER data series m08079b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.
NBER Indicator: m08079b
National Bureau of Economic Research, Total Dividend Payments for United States [M08G9BUSM144NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M08G9BUSM144NNBR, May 28, 2017.