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Russell Charles Ewing

Russell Charles Ewing, American educator. Recipient Outstanding Male Faculty award University Arizona, 1952, Faculty Recognition award Tucson Trade Bureau, 1967; Smith-Mundt fellow U. Andes, Bogota, Colombia, 1956-1957.

Background

  • Ewing, Russell Charles was born on February 16, 1906 in Manhattan, Kansas, United States. Son of Charles Edward and Blanche (Russell) Ewing.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, University California at Berkeley, 1929, Master of Arts, 1931, Doctor of Philosophy., 1934.

    Career

    • Park Service, 1935-1937. Member of faculty U. Arizona, 1937-1972, professor of history, 1948-1972, head department, 1959-1969, Liberal Arts Faculty lecturer, 1959. Visiting lecturer San Francisco State College, summer 1948.

      Participant American Assembly, 1959.

    Works

    • Co-author: The United States and Latin America. Arizona: Its Peoples and Resources. Co-author, editor Six Faces of Mexico.

      Also author numerous articles and book reviews.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member of faculty U. Arizona, 1937-1972, professor of history, 1948-1972, head department, 1959-1969, Liberal Arts Faculty lecturer, 1959. Member Federal Regional Archives Advisory Council region 9, 1971-1972. Member Tuscon School Board, 1955-1956, 64-66.

    Director Arizona Palsy Foundation, 1955-1956. Served to Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American History Association, Western History Association, Rocky Mountain Council Latin American Studies (president 1955-1956), Committee Foreign Relations, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Sawyer, November 14, 1929. Children: David Russell, John Meredith, Russell Charles World War II Regional historian region IV National.
    • father: Charles Edward Ewing
    • mother: Blanche (Russell) Ewing
    • spouse: Susan Sawyer
    • children: David Russell Ewing
    • John Meredith Ewing
    • Russell Charles World War II Regional historian region IV National Ewing
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    Born February 16, 1906
    Died October 14, 1972
    (aged 66)
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