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Allen Thornton Craig

Allen Thornton Craig, American educator. Served as; Served to lieutenant commander United States Navy, 1942-1946.; Member American Math Society, Math Association American; Fellow Institute Mathematics Statistics (secretary-treasurer 1935-1938, vice president 1939-1941).; Member editorial board Annals of Mathematics Statistics, 1938-1950.

Background

  • Craig, Allen Thornton was born on August 5, 1904 in Marion, Alabama, United States. Son of Edgar Montgomery and Vivia (Roark) Craig.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Florida, 1927, A.M., 1928. Doctor of Philosophy, University Iowa, 1931.

    Career

    • Instructor mathematics U. Florida, 1929-1930. Associate in mathematics U. Iowa, 1931-1933, assistant professor, 1933-1938, associate professor, 1938-1945, professor mathematics 1945-1970.

    Works

    • Author (with R. V. Hogg): Introduction to Mathematical Statistics, 1959, 3d edit., 1970.

    Membership

    Served as; Served to lieutenant commander United States Navy, 1942-1946. Member American Math Society, Math Association American. Fellow Institute Mathematics Statistics (secretary-treasurer 1935-1938, vice president 1939-1941).

    .; Member editorial board Annals of Mathematics Statistics, 1938-1950.

    Connections

    • father: Edgar Montgomery Craig
    • mother: Vivia (Roark) Craig
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    Born August 5, 1904
    Died November 27, 1978
    (aged 74)
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