Wikipedia:WikiProject Polynesia/American Samoa work group

WikiProject American Samoa
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This WikiProject was formed to foster better articles on the United States territory of American Samoa with a spirit of cooperation. This page and its subpages contain suggestions on formatting and layout of articles, which can be discussed at the project's talk page. To participate, simply add your name in the participants section.

Scope edit

This project covers the creation and editing of articles related to the United States territory of American Samoa, its villages, geography, transportation, culture and history, etc. It aims to expand Wikipedia's resources on American Samoa in a fair and accurate manner. All articles should be placed in the Category:American Samoa or one of its subcategories.

Milestones edit

  • 750 articles: - 18 July 2023

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All the Red links are missing articles that need to be created. Some of the articles (blue) have been created but are listed here as many are stubs and need expanding.

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American Samoa edit

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Active members edit


To join the American Samoa work group, edit this section and add the Wikitext #{{subst:me}} with your areas of interest to the bottom of the following list of members. Members should also place member identification on their user page.

  1. Lovelac7 - Originally from Lansing, Michigan, I am a graduate of Michigan State University, whose Wikipedia article I got promoted to an FA. I currently live in Tafuna, American Samoa..
  2. Weekeejames - Originally from Zamboanga City, The Philippines. I'm a graduate of the Ateneo de Zamboanga University, and I sometimes edit American Samoa-related articles. I have been in American Samoa for 7 years and currently live in Nuuuli Village, American Samoa.
  3. John Carter 21:24, 17 August 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  4. Æetlr Creejl 05:31, 2 September 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  5. JRP (talk) 15:48, 19 May 2008 (UTC) As I've written the only GA and FA articles in this project, I should join. But, if it's inactive, I do not have the time or resources to make the project active again.Reply[reply]
  6. User:KHarber

Former members edit

Thank you for your help! Please move your username back to the active list when you can participate again.

  1. Buaidh (talk · contribs) 17:21:50, 18 March 2019 (UTC) – WikiProject templates and categories.Reply[reply]
  2. N Panama 84534 (talk) 08:20, 15 March 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Member identification edit

Members of the American Samoa work group should place one of the following lines of Wikitext on their user page to add it to Category:American Samoa work group participants.

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[[Category:American Samoa work group participants]] none linked pages
{{Template:User American Samoa WG}} linked pages
{{Template:User American Samoa WG|invite}} linked pages

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WikiProject Polynesia/American Samoa work group is one of the United States WikiProjects.

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External links edit

  • "American Samoa". The World Factbook (2024 ed.). Central Intelligence Agency.
  • "The Passive Resistance of Samoans to US and Other Colonialisms", article in "Sovereignty Matters", ed. Joanne Barker, University of Nebraska Press, 2005.
  • History of American Samoa- Essay which looks at the history of the territory from ancient to more modern times.
  • Jane's American Samoa Page
  • Library of Congress Portals of the World - American Samoa - Library of Congress resource which provides links to resources on American Samoa.
  • Map of American Samoa - Map showing the basic layout of American Samoa.
  • Revised Constitution of American Samoa - Provides the text of the constition of American Samoa.
  • The Official Webpage of the American Samoa Government - Lists information on the territorial government including officials and recent legislation.
  • United Nations Decolonization Papers - Online United Nations Decolonization Documents including current and past Working Papers on American Samoa
  • ChooHoo! - An online community for Samoans. Features include forums, chat, blogs, etc.
  • — American_samoa List of rulers for American Samoa
  • Photographs of American Samoa
  • American Samoa Travel Photos