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Architectural drawing, Xanadu Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), rough sketches, casino area, circa mid 1970s
Architectural drawing, Xanadu Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), rough sketches, casino area, circa mid 1970s
TitleArchitectural drawing, Xanadu Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), rough sketches, casino area, circa mid 1970s
Group CreatorMartin Stern Jr., A. I. A. Architect & Associates
DescriptionPreliminary sketch of the casino area for the proposed Xanadu Hotel and Casino. Original medium: pencil on tracing paper. Includes multiple layers of tissue paper taped over each other. The Xanadu was to be located where the Excalibur Hotel and Casino currently sits, but it was never built.
SourceDrawing ID: Xanadu rough, casino sketch, c. mid-1970s
Original CollectionMartin Stern, Jr. Collection
Original Date1973; 1974; 1975; 1976
Site Name (standardized)Xanadu Hotel and Casino
Site Street Address3850 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV
Type of Site (AAT)resorts
Drawing Components (AAT)gambling casinos
Drawing Type (AAT)measured drawings
line drawings (drawings)
mechanical drawings (tool-aided drawings)
architectural drawings (visual works)
scale drawings
floor plans
preliminary drawings (drawings)
sketches
DC TypeStill Image
Genre (TGM)Design drawings
Languageeng
RightsThis material may be protected by copyright. Personal, including educational and academic, use of this material is without restriction but acknowledgement of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, University Libraries is requested whether the use is oral, web or in print. Commercial use of any portion of this material requires permission from the University Libraries. For further information please contact Digital Collections: http://digital.library.unlv.edu/contact
Digital PublisherUniversity of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries
Digital CollectionDreaming the Skyline: Resort Architecture and the New Urban Space
Digital IDsky001995
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