Peter M. Lee, 24 August 1940 - 10 March 2017
Peter M. Lee, 24 August 1940 — 10 March 2017

Peter is no longer with us, but his remarkable web pages live on! They are currently maintained by Simon Eveson. Tony Sudbery's obituary notice has also appeared in the Guardian, among other places.

Materials for the History of Statistics

Portraits of Statisticians

Life and Work of Statisticians


The Cornell Historic Math Book Collection

Digital Mathematical Library (DML)

Discussion Lists

e-Resources for the history of Mathematics

Earliest Known Uses

Figures from the History of Probability and Statistics


Goettinger Digitalisierungs-Zentrum


Insurance and its History

The Jahrbuch Project

Journ@l Electronique d'Histoire des Probabilités etde la Statistique

Major Texts on the Subject

Mac Tutor History of Mathematics Archive

National Cataloguing Unit for the Archives of Contemporary Scientists

New Dictionary of Scientific Biography

Outline History of Game Theory



Statistical Tables


University of York Examination Papers

University of York Library

Other Materials

This page is maintained by Peter M Lee

Revised 5 April 2016