UT Tyler

History

James Newsom

Title: Senior Lecturer
Department: History
Building: BUS 207C
Email: jnewsom@uttyler.edu
Phone: 903.566.7392

Degrees

  • B.A., The University of Texas at Tyler
  • M.A. (History), The University of Texas at Tyler
  • M.A. (Political Science), The University of Texas at Tyler
  • Ph.D., Texas Christian University

Biography

Dr. Newsom has been at UT Tyler since 2000. He is the author of a forthcoming book, Grand Phalanx of Intrepid Infantry: The 7th Texas. He has presented to numerous historical groups such as the Sons of the Texas Revolution, Sons of the American Revolution, Daughters of the American Revolution, Sons of Confederate Veterans, Daughters of Confederate Veterans and has given numerous on-campus and off-campus Constitution Day lectures.

Classes Taught:

HIST 1301: U.S. History to 1877
HIST 1302: U.S. History since 1877
HIST 4320: History of Texas
HIST 4323:  20th Century Presidential Leadership
HIST 4331:  American Social History
HIST 4332:  US-Global Diplomacy
HIST 4370:  Internship
HIST 4384:  Colonial America
HIST 4385:  Revolutionary America
HIST 4386:  Civil War and Reconstruction
HIST 4387:  Industrial and Progressive America
HIST 4389:  America since 1945
HIST 4397:  Topics in History:  Applied Community History
HIST 5384:  Colonial America
HIST 5385:  Revolutionary America
HIST 5397:  Topics in History:  Applied Community History

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