Degree Name

MA (Master of Arts)



Date of Award


Committee Chair or Co-Chairs

Daryl A. Carter

Committee Members

Emmett M. Essin III., Stephen G. Fritz


From the Committee of 100 to the Committee to Re-elect the President: The Political Campaigns of Richard M. Nixon offers the reader a comprehensive biography of Richard M. Nixon through the lens of his political campaigns. This thesis illustrates how Richard Nixon became one of the fiercest campaigners in 20th century American political history. This thesis, furthermore, examines the key staff and strategy of each campaign Nixon waged. This thesis, additionally, presents to the reader insight on how Nixon often fought his campaigns independently from the Republican Party and how he relied on the help of a few dedicated men.

Document Type

Thesis - Open Access


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