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Francis Ysidro Edgeworth FBA was an Anglo-Irish philosopher and political economist who made significant contributions to the methods of statistics during the 1880s. From 1891 onward he was appointed the founding editor of The Economic Journal.

Francis Ysidro Edgeworth FBA was an Anglo-Irish philosopher and political economist who made significant contributions to the methods of statistics during the From 1891 onward he was appointed the founding editor of The Economic Journal.

"How to Make Statistics Popular"— by Charles F. Pidgin (1890)

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The Young and Uninsured in U. "This infographic highlights statistics about uninsured young adults using data from the 2008 through 2012 American Community Survey.

Collection | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Collection | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Man men: Thompson (ken) and Ritchie (dmr) authored the first Unix manual or "man" pages, one of which is shown here. The first edition of the manual was released in November 1971.

Man men: Thompson (ken) and Ritchie (dmr) authored the first Unix manual or "man" pages, one of which is shown here. The first edition of the manual was released in November

The Stanford Daily 8 May 1986 — The Stanford Daily Charles Stein, professor of statistics, and internationally renowned statistician at Stanford since 1953,  is also the first Stanford professor ever arrested for protesting against apartheid. "I believe apartheid is wrong, and I believe that by divestment many universities will make a small contribution to the end of apartheid"

The Stanford Daily 8 May 1986 — The Stanford Daily Charles Stein, professor of statistics, and internationally renowned statistician at Stanford since 1953, is also the first Stanford professor ever arrested for protesting against apartheid. "I believe apartheid is wrong, and I believe that by divestment many universities will make a small contribution to the end of apartheid"

wrinkled? he is in a mental institution ...

he is in a mental institution .

William Cogswell (1787-1850)

William Cogswell (1787-1850)

After Pearl Harbor: The Proper Role of Population Data Systems in Time of War

Statisticians in History

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1840 Census Records

Find your ancestors in the 1850 census. View a map of the 30 states in the 1850 census and read the questions that were asked.

Our new video takes a historical look at Census Bureau innovations from the first census in 1790 to today. #history, #technology, #tech, #video

Our new video takes a historical look at Census Bureau innovations from the first census in 1790 to today.