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I'm not very familiar with data sources in the United States, but is it possible to find "standard" economic data, like household expenditures, average/median household income, average/median business spending, etc. by county for the time period 1900 - 1950? It doesn't have to be every year, but every 5-10 years would be helpful.

I saw this question that suggests the ACS and Decennial Census for more recent decades (like back to 1990), but I'm looking for historical data.

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    I'm guessing you've already looked at data.gov and searched first.gov for how the consumer price index (CPI) is computed? Standard advice: libraries may have older information that hasn't been uploaded online yet. – Barry Carter Jul 1 '18 at 15:17

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