ASA supports development, application, and dissemination of statistical science; and promotes sound statistical practice to inform public policy and improve human welfare.
Roots of the Iowa State Statistical Center is a brief history written by T.A. Bancroft. Published in 1980.
Formed in 1933 and the first of its kind in the nation, the Statistical Laboratory does consulting work and promotes statistical research.
The Statistical Laboratory of the Iowa State College is a brochure from the Iowa State College Bulletin (May 15, 1940.)