Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Series Has Been Subdivided Into Two Variables: (1)-- Original Data, 1926=100 Index, 1890-1951; (2) Original Data, 1947-49=100 Index, 1947-1956. Source: 1947-1950: Bls, "Wholesale Price Index (1947-49=100)", "Indexes For Groups, Subgroups, And Product Classes Of Commodities, 1947-1951", Issued February 1952; 1951, 1953-1956: Bls Monthly Release On"Wholesale (Primary Market) Price Index" 1952 And Following Issues; 1952: Bls Bulletin No. 1143
This NBER data series m04065b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter04.html.
NBER Indicator: m04065b
National Bureau of Economic Research, Index of Wholesale Prices of Fuel and Lighting for United States [M04H5BUSM349NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M04H5BUSM349NNBR, May 27, 2017.