Faculty Profile for Dr. Patricia L Denton

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Dr. Patricia L Denton
Clinical Professor — History
Program Faculty — History
TMH 202
phone: (512) 245-2142

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Denton, P. L. (2017, July). Southwestern Historical Quarterly. Austin, Texas, US: Texas State Historical Association.
  • Denton, P. L. (2016). “They Are Hauling Off Bits of Texas:” James E. Pearce and the Effort to Establish a State Museum. Southwestern Historical Quarterly, CXX(Ocotober), 146–161.
  • Denton, P. L., Utley, D. K., Cobb, K. J., DeHart, J., Espensen-Sturges, M., McFadden, M., … Westbrook, C. (2012). Guarding an Impulsive Mover: A Developmental History of the U.S. Secret Service Command Post. LBJ National Historical Park.
  • Denton, P. L. (2002). Observing the Past without Collections. History News, 57(4), 9–11.
  • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum Permanent Exhibits. 1997 - 2001

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alumni Association Teaching Award of Honor, Texas State Alumni Association. 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alfred H. Nolle Chapter, Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. November 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Community Award, College of Liberal Arts. November 1, 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Spring and Fall Semesters, Alpha Chi National Honor Society. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi National Honor Society, Alfred H. Nolle Chapter. 2015

Selected Grants

  • Denton, Patricia L, Utley, Dan K. Historic Resource Study (HRS): Cattle Ranching and Agricultural Practices and Updated National Register of History Places, Phase II, LBJ National Historical Park, National Parks Service, $32069. (Funded: September 2013). Grant.
  • Denton, Patricia L, Utley, Dan K. Revision of the National Historic Landmark Nomination for Fort Brown, Cameron County, TX, $14900. (Funded: September 2013). Grant.
  • Denton, Patricia L, Utley, Dan K. Center for Texas Public History Field Service Initiative, Summerlee Foundation, $50000. (Funded: October 2012). Grant.
  • Denton, Patricia L, Utley, Dan K. Historic Resource Study (HRS): Cattle Ranching and Agricultural Practices and Updated National Register of History Places, Phase 1, LBJ National Historical Park, National Parks Service, $39800. (Funded: September 2012). Grant.
  • Denton, Patricia L. National Park Service Developmental History of the U.S. Secret Service Command Post, LBJ National Historical Park, National Parks Service, $6287.00. (Funded: September 2011). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Skiles Advisory Board-Center for Archaeological Studies
2016-Present
Panel Commentator
Phi Alpha Theta 5th Annual History Conference
2016-Present
Member
Advisory Committee, Handbook of Texas Women's History, TSHA
2016-Present
Member
Advisory Board-Center for Archaeological Studies
2009-Present
Chair
Public History Committee
2008-Present