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History

 State Historians of Texas

The state historian is appointed by the governor and is recommended by both the Texas State Historical Association and the Texas Historical Commission.

Historian College Term
Jesús de la Teja Texas State University, San Marcos 2007–2009
Light Cummins Austin College, Sherman 2009–2012
Bill O'Neal Panola College, Carthage 2012–2016
vacant   2016–2018
Monte Monroe Texas Tech University, Lubbock 2018–2020