Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Series Is Sum Of Data For A) Additions, B) Alterations And Repairs, C) Heaters, D) Fire Escapes, E) Elevators, F) Oil Burners, And G) Fireproofing. Source: 1890-95: "Annual Reports Of The Bureau Of Building Inspection, " Philadelphia; 1896-1935: Records Of Bur. Of Build. Insp.
This NBER data series a02060 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter02.html.
NBER Indicator: a02060
National Bureau of Economic Research, Value of Permits for Additions and Alterations for Philadelphia, PA [A02060US37980A398NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/A02060US37980A398NNBR, September 29, 2016.