McCARRAN, Patrick Anthony (Pat), 1876-1954



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Davis, George H. “The Dissolution of the Institute of Pacific Relations, 1944-1961.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of Chicago, 1966.

Dimmitt, Marius Albert, Sr. “The Enactment of the McCarran-Walter Act of 1952.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of Kansas, 1970.

Dinnerstein, Leonard. “Pat McCarran and the Amended DP Act." In America and the Survivors of the Holocaust, pp. 217-53. New York: Columbia University Press, 1982.

Edwards, Jerome E. “Nevada Power Broker: Pat McCarran and His Political Machine.” Nevada Historical Society Quarterly 27 (Fall 1984): 182-98. A revised version of an article previously published in Halcyon 6 (1984): 105-22.

___. Pat McCarran: Political Boss of Nevada. Reno: University of Nevada Press, 1982.

___. “Patrick A. McCarran: His Years on the Nevada Supreme Court, 1913-1918.” Nevada Historical Society Quarterly 18 (Winter 1975): 185-205.

___. “The Sun and the Senator.” Nevada Historical Society Quarterly 24 (Spring 1981): 3-16.

Green, Michael S. “Senator McCarran and the Roosevelt Court-Packing Plan.” Nevada Historical Society Quarterly 33 (Winter 1990): 30-48.

McCarran, Sister Margaret Patricia. “Patrick Anthony McCarran.” Nevada Historical Society Quarterly 11 (Fall-Winter 1968): 5-66; 12 (Spring 1969): 5-75.

Pittman, Von Vernon, Jr. “Senator Patrick A. McCarran and the Politics of Containment.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of Georgia, 1979.

___. “Three Crises: Senator Patrick McCarran in Mid-Career.” Nevada Historical Society Quarterly 24 (Fall 1981): 221-34.

U.S. Congress. Memorial Services Held in the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States: Together with Remarks Presented in Eulogy of Patrick Anthony McCarran, Late a Senator from Nevada. 83d Cong., 2d sess., 1954. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1955.

Whited, Fred Elmer, Jr. “The Rhetoric of Senator Patrick Anthony McCarran.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of Oregon, 1973.

___. “Senator Patrick A. McCarran: Orator From Nevada.” Nevada Historical Society Quarterly 17 (Winter 1974): 181-202.