James Arthur Ewing

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James Arthur Ewing (born c. 1916)[1] was the 40th Governor of American Samoa. He took the office on November 28, 1952 and resigned just over four months later, on March 4, 1953.[2][3] He was appointed by President Harry S. Truman.[4] Prior to his appointment, Ewing was an executive with an Ohio steel company.[5] He was from Youngstown, Ohio.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Facts on File Yearbook. 12. Facts on File, Incorporated. 1953. ISSN 0196-2981. Retrieved December 14, 2014. 
  2. ^ Sorensen, Stan (2007). "The Samoan Historical Calendar, 1606-2007" (PDF). Government of American Samoa. p. 287. Archived from the original (PDF) on February 27, 2009. Retrieved June 6, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Richard Barrett Lowe". Governors. Government of American Samoa. 2010. Retrieved June 6, 2010. 
  4. ^ Gray, John Alexander Clinton (1980). Amerika Samoa. Ayer Publishing. p. 262. ISBN 0-405-13038-4. Retrieved December 14, 2014. 
  5. ^ Associated Press (November 29, 1952). "Governor of U. S. Samoa Named". The New York Times. The New York Times Company. p. 6. 
  6. ^ Associated Press (5 March 1953). "Eisenhower Names Postmaster Aides". The New York Times. The New York Times Company. p. 15.