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UT Tyler Department of History

James Newsom

James Newsom

Title: Senior Lecturer
Department: Department of 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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