Thomas Ewing, Sr., Papers
University of Notre Dame
Finding aid available at www.archives.nd.edu/findaids/ead/index/EWI008.htm
Thomas Ewing, Sr. (1789 –1871) was Whig politician from Ohio. He served in the U.S. Senate (1831-1836), was appointed as Secretary of the Treasury in 1841, was named the first Secretary of the Interior. In 1849, he served a second partial term in the U.S. Senate. He is also known as the foster father of famous American Civil War general William Tecumseh Sherman.
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