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Photograph of a faro card game in the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), 1953
Photograph of a faro card game in the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), 1953
TitlePhotograph of a faro card game in the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), 1953
DescriptionFaro table in the Boulder Club Card Room. Transcribed from photo: "The card room at the back of the old Boulder Club where Larry Hazelwood played bridge, Jimmy Young played poker, etc. Permission to take this photo given by Jimmy Young, part owner along with Ken Houssels, Sr., Larry Hazelwood, Connie Hurley, and Mrs. Witcher. At the table left a shill from Horseshoe; right- Blackie- a Boulder Club shill; Standing behind Blackie, Boulder Club Bar manager, Ben; Standing next to Ben two regulars of the Boulder Club." Transcribed from photo sleeve: "About August, 1953"
Identified IndividualsTurner, Ben
SourceImage ID: 0203:0003
Original CollectionLouise Meehan Collection
Original Date1953-08
Site Name (standardized)Boulder Club
Site Street Address118 East Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV
Type of Site (AAT)gambling casinos
Photo Components (AAT)gaming rooms
Graphic Elements (TGM)Casinos
Gambling
Interiors
Card games
Gamblers
People
Men
DC TypeStill Image
Genre (TGM)Pictures
Photographs
Photographic prints
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 CollectionDreaming the Skyline: Resort Architecture and the New Urban Space
Digital IDsky000230
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