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Statistics--Societies, etc.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

American Statistical Association. Chesapeake Chapter records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029515784]
Identifier: MS-0214
Scope and Content

This collection (1984-1990, undated) contains a copy of the charter, constitution and by-laws, history, correspondence, membership and meeting information, and the newsletter of the Chesapeake Chapter of the ASA.

Dates: 1984-1990, undated

American Statistical Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0349
Scope and Content The American Statistical Association records do not uniformly document the organization's history. Though there are some nineteenth-century records, there are also many gaps in the early documentation. The collection is most complete for recent decades, particularly the 1980s. It includes correspondence, committee files, financial records, publications, indexes to journals, conference proceedings, news clippings, and research proposals. It also includes a copy of the American Statistical...
Dates: 1839-2012

Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030003895]
Identifier: MS-0519
Scope and Content This collection (1961-1992) includes correspondence, meeting minutes, and reports related to the Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies (COPSS). The records are rather incomplete; most of the materials cover just the first several years of the organization. One file contains meeting minutes and reports that corresponds to Lyle Calvin's Chairmanship (1986-1992) of COPSS. The collection also includes historical sketches of COPSS compiled by Ingram Olkin, Chair of COPSS in the...
Dates: 1961-1992

Herbert Aron David papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/24/12
Scope and Content This collection (1933-2009, undated) contains biographical information, correspondence, conference information, course notes, and published works. The bulk of the collection consists of professional correspondence with Iowa State colleagues and members of professional societies. Records related to events celebrating the 50th anniversary of the ISU Statistics Laboratory are also included in the collection. Other files contain lecture notes for statistics courses taught by David; files related...
Dates: 1933-2009, undated

Institute of Mathematical Statistics records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0568
Scope and Content

This collection (1965-2004) contains handbooks, correspondence, documents on the election of fellows, a presidential address about the history of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, and microfilm copies of the bulletin and journals (1997-2001) published by the Institute of Mathematical Statistics.

Dates: 1965-2004

Institute of Mathematical Statistics Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0324
Abstract

Contains administrative records from the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) and editorial files from the publication of the IMS newsletter the Bulletin. Types of materials include correspondence, articles, abstracts, and reports.

Dates: 1949-1998

Journal of the American Statistical Association records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0261
Scope and Content

This collection contains editorial records and files from the Journal of the American Statistical Association, 1987-1993 and undated, including articles submitted, correspondence, and reports. Some editorial files pertain specifically to the Theory and Methods Section. Some materials document the Coordinating and Applications Editorship of Clifford Clogg.

Dates: 1987-1993, undated

Paul Meier papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0268
Abstract Medical statistician and mathematics educator, Paul Meier received a B.S. (1945) in physics and mathematics from Oberlin College and an M.A. (1947) and Ph.D. (1951) in mathematics from Princeton University. Meier served on the faculty of Lehigh University, Johns Hopkins University, University of Chicago, and Columbia University. Meier conducted, oversaw and commented on clinical trials, promoted randomization and developed the Kaplan-Meier estimator. Meier was president of both the Institute...
Dates: 1952-2011, undated