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Sources and Uses of Funds in State and Local Governments, 1790-1915: [United States] (ICPSR 9728)

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This data collection contains information on state government revenues and expenditures between 1790 and 1915. The data were collected in order to categorize revenues and expenditures according to 20th-century census standards. Standard industrial classification (SIC) codes are included.

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DS1:  Alaska Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS2:  Alaska Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS3:  Alabama Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS4:  Alabama Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS5:  Colorado Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS6:  Delaware Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS7:  Delaware Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS8:  Illinois Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS9:  Illinois Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS10:  Indiana Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS11:  Indiana Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS12:  Kansas Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS13:  Kansas Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS14:  Massachusetts Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS15:  Massachusetts Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS16:  Maryland Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS17:  Maryland Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS18:  Maine Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS19:  Maine Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS20:  Michigan Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS21:  Michigan Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS22:  Minnesota Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS23:  Minnesota Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS24:  Missouri Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS25:  Missouri Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS26:  Mississippi Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS27:  Mississippi Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS28:  Montana Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS29:  North Carolina Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS30:  North Carolina Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS31:  North Dakota Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS32:  North Dakota Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS33:  Nebraska Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS34:  Nebraska Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS35:  New Hampshire Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS36:  New Hampshire Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS37:  New Jersey Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS38:  New Jersey Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS39:  Nevada Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS40:  Nevada Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS41:  Ohio Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS42:  Ohio Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS43:  Oklahoma Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS44:  Oklahoma Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS45:  Pennsylvania Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS46:  Pennsylvania Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS47:  Rhode Island Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS48:  Rhode Island Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS49:  South Carolina Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS50:  South Carolina Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS51:  South Dakota Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS52:  South Dakota Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS53:  Tennessee Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS55:  Utah Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS56:  Utah Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS57:  Virginia Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS58:  Virginia Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS59:  Vermont Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS60:  Vermont Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS61:  Washington Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS62:  Washington Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS63:  Wyoming Revenue Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS64:  Wyoming Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS65:  Codebook for All Parts - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS66:  Preliminary Arizona Revenues Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS67:  Preliminary California Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS68:  Preliminary California Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS69:  Preliminary Connecticut Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS70:  Preliminary Connecticut Revenues Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS71:  Preliminary Florida Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS72:  Preliminary Florida Revenues Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS73:  Preliminary Georgia Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS74:  Preliminary Georgia Revenues Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS75:  Preliminary Idaho Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS76:  Preliminary Idaho Revenues Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS77:  Preliminary Iowa Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS78:  Preliminary Iowa Revenues Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS79:  Preliminary Kentucky Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS80:  Preliminary Kentucky Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS81:  Preliminary Louisiana Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS82:  Preliminary Louisiana Revenues Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS83:  Preliminary New Mexico Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS84:  Preliminary New Mexico Revenues Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS85:  Preliminary New York Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS86:  Preliminary New York Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS87:  Preliminary Oregon Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS88:  Preliminary Oregon Revenues Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS89:  Preliminary Texas Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS90:  Preliminary Texas Revenues Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS91:  Preliminary Wisconsin Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS92:  Preliminary Wisconsin Revenues Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS93:  Preliminary West Virginia Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS94:  Preliminary West Virginia Revenues Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS95:  Final Missouri Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.2 MB)
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DS96:  Final Missouri Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS97:  Final Missouri Debt Data - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS98:  Final Raw Data on Missouri Revenues - Download All Files (0.1 MB)
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DS99:  Final Raw Data on Missouri Expenditures - Download All Files (0.2 MB)
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DS100:  Categories of Expenditures, Revenues, and Debt for Final Missouri Data (Parts 95-97) - Download All Files (0 MB)
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DS101:  Codebook for Parts 1-64
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DS102:  Codebook for Parts 65-94
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DS103:  Codebook for Parts 95-100
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Study Description

Citation

Sylla, Richard E., John B. Legler, and John Wallis. SOURCES AND USES OF FUNDS IN STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS, 1790-1915: [UNITED STATES]. New York, NY: New York University, Athens, GA: University of Georgia, and College Park, MD: University of Maryland [producers], 1991. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1993. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09728.v1

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Funding

This study was funded by:

  • National Science Foundation (SES-8419857, SES-8706814, and SES-8908272)

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   census methods, expenditures, government revenues, historical data, historical periods, local government, state government

Geographic Coverage:   Alabama, Alaska, Colorado, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wyoming

Time Period:  

  • 1790--1915

Date of Collection:  

  • 1984--1991

Data Types:   aggregate data

Data Collection Notes:

The data are delimited by commas. Each file contains three subfiles which provide information on different levels of aggregation. Every observation in the data files has the same structure. These data were compiled as part of a larger study on the sources and uses of funds in state and local governments. Only state data were supplied by the principal investigators. There are no Expenditure Data files for Colorado and Montana.

Methodology

Data Source:

state treasurer reports, comptroller reports, Library of Congress records, University of North Carolina microfilm records of state government documents

Extent of Processing:  ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection:

  • Standardized missing values.

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