References for Walter Shewhart


  1. C B Eisenhart, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    See THIS LINK.

    Books:

  2. M D Fagen (ed.), A History of Engineering and Science in the Bell System: The Early Years (1875-1925) (1975).
  3. M D Fagen (ed.), A History of Engineering and Science in the Bell System: National Service in War and Peace (1925-1975) (1978).
  4. D J Wheeler, Understanding Variation: The Key to Managing Chaos (SPC Press, Inc., 1999).
  5. D Bayart, Walter Andrew Shewhart, in C C Heyde and E Seneta (eds.), Statisticians of the Centuries (Springer Verlag, New York, 2001), 398-401.
  6. E W Deming, Walter A Shewhart, 1891-1967, American Statistician 21 (2) (April, 1967), 39-40.
  7. W E Deming, Walter A Shewhart, 1891-1967, Review of the International Statistical Institute 36 (1968), 372-375.
  8. Western Electric - A Brief History
    (http://www.bellsystemmemorial.com/westernelectric_history.html)