Ty Cashion, PhD
Department of History

Ty Cashion, PhD

Contact Information

Office: AB4 463

Phone: 936-294-3835

If you have urgent business with Dr. Cashion and cannot reach him, please contact the History Department office: 936-294-1475

Annotated Bibliography: Texas Books since Beyond Texas through Time


The only thing new in the world is the history you don't know.

- Harry S Truman

Ty Cashion (PhD, TCU 1993)

The Lone Star Mind

is Professor of History and has enjoyed teaching at Sam Houston State University since 1999. He is a fellow of the Texas State Historical Association and is currently the university’s only representative in the prestigious Texas Institute of Letters. He is also past-president of the East Texas Historical Association and has served on the boards of several other historical societies.

Texas Monthly magazine included Dr. C in a short list of “a new breed of scholars” that is “changing the way contemporary Texans look at their state.” Most recently he completed Lone Star Mind: Reimagining Texas History. It will appear in November. Among Cashion’s other published volumes includes Sam Houston State University: An Institutional Memory. For a complete list of Dr. C’s books and links to additional information, please see the main page.