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

Principal Investigator(s): Sylla, Richard E.; Legler, John B.; Wallis, John

Summary:

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 (0.009 MB)
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DS2:  Alaska Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.015 MB)
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DS3:  Alabama Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.03 MB)
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DS4:  Alabama Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.037 MB)
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DS5:  Colorado Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.01 MB)
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DS6:  Delaware Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.037 MB)
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DS7:  Delaware Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.038 MB)
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DS8:  Illinois Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.013 MB)
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DS9:  Illinois Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.026 MB)
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DS10:  Indiana Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.033 MB)
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DS11:  Indiana Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.052 MB)
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DS12:  Kansas Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.023 MB)
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DS13:  Kansas Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.038 MB)
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DS14:  Massachusetts Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.039 MB)
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DS15:  Massachusetts Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.054 MB)
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DS16:  Maryland Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.067 MB)
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DS17:  Maryland Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.081 MB)
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DS18:  Maine Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.064 MB)
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DS19:  Maine Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.068 MB)
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DS20:  Michigan Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.044 MB)
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DS21:  Michigan Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.049 MB)
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DS22:  Minnesota Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.035 MB)
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DS23:  Minnesota Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.053 MB)
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DS24:  Missouri Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.04 MB)
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DS25:  Missouri Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.059 MB)
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DS26:  Mississippi Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.027 MB)
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DS27:  Mississippi Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.054 MB)
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DS28:  Montana Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.005 MB)
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DS29:  North Carolina Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.044 MB)
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DS30:  North Carolina Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.062 MB)
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DS31:  North Dakota Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.013 MB)
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DS32:  North Dakota Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.014 MB)
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DS33:  Nebraska Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.012 MB)
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DS34:  Nebraska Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.012 MB)
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DS35:  New Hampshire Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.026 MB)
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DS36:  New Hampshire Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.044 MB)
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DS37:  New Jersey Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.034 MB)
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DS38:  New Jersey Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.039 MB)
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DS39:  Nevada Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.028 MB)
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DS40:  Nevada Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.04 MB)
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DS41:  Ohio Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.033 MB)
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DS42:  Ohio Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.075 MB)
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DS43:  Oklahoma Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.001 MB)
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DS44:  Oklahoma Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.002 MB)
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DS45:  Pennsylvania Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.082 MB)
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DS46:  Pennsylvania Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.079 MB)
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DS47:  Rhode Island Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.037 MB)
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DS48:  Rhode Island Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.038 MB)
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DS49:  South Carolina Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.039 MB)
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DS50:  South Carolina Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.057 MB)
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DS51:  South Dakota Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.011 MB)
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DS52:  South Dakota Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.018 MB)
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DS53:  Tennessee Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.019 MB)
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DS54:  Tennessee Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.028 MB)
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DS55:  Utah Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.014 MB)
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DS56:  Utah Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.024 MB)
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DS57:  Virginia Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.082 MB)
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DS58:  Virginia Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.103 MB)
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DS59:  Vermont Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.046 MB)
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DS60:  Vermont Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.059 MB)
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DS61:  Washington Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.016 MB)
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DS62:  Washington Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.023 MB)
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DS63:  Wyoming Revenue Data - Download All Files (0.017 MB)
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DS64:  Wyoming Expenditure Data - Download All Files (0.025 MB)
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DS65:  Codebook for All Parts - Download All Files (0.001 MB)
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DS66:  Preliminary Arizona Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.001 MB)
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DS67:  Preliminary California Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.076 MB)
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DS68:  Preliminary California Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.052 MB)
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DS69:  Preliminary Connecticut Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.061 MB)
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DS70:  Preliminary Connecticut Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.017 MB)
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DS71:  Preliminary Florida Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.041 MB)
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DS72:  Preliminary Florida Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.029 MB)
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DS73:  Preliminary Georgia Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.001 MB)
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DS74:  Preliminary Georgia Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.007 MB)
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DS75:  Preliminary Idaho Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.002 MB)
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DS76:  Preliminary Idaho Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.002 MB)
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DS77:  Preliminary Iowa Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.034 MB)
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DS78:  Preliminary Iowa Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.019 MB)
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DS79:  Preliminary Kentucky Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.072 MB)
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DS80:  Preliminary Kentucky Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.051 MB)
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DS81:  Preliminary Louisiana Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.034 MB)
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DS82:  Preliminary Louisiana Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.024 MB)
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DS83:  Preliminary New Mexico Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.001 MB)
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DS84:  Preliminary New Mexico Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.001 MB)
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DS85:  Preliminary New York Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.069 MB)
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DS86:  Preliminary New York Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.092 MB)
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DS87:  Preliminary Oregon Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.014 MB)
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DS88:  Preliminary Oregon Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.023 MB)
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DS89:  Preliminary Texas Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.016 MB)
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DS90:  Preliminary Texas Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.014 MB)
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DS91:  Preliminary Wisconsin Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.003 MB)
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DS92:  Preliminary Wisconsin Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.003 MB)
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DS93:  Preliminary West Virginia Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.021 MB)
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DS94:  Preliminary West Virginia Revenues Data - Download All Files (0.026 MB)
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DS95:  Final Missouri Expenditures Data - Download All Files (0.151 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 (0.015 MB)
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DS98:  Final Raw Data on Missouri Revenues - Download All Files (0.076 MB)
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DS99:  Final Raw Data on Missouri Expenditures - Download All Files (0.164 MB)
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DS100:  Categories of Expenditures, Revenues, and Debt for Final Missouri Data (Parts 95-97) - Download All Files (0.05 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

Persistent URL: 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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