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Desert Sea News Bureau (1)

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1. Film transparency of the front exterior of the Westerner Gambling House (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the front exterior of the Westerner Gambling House (Las Vegas), circa 1950s gambling casinos; Nighttime view of the front exterior of the Westerner Saloon and Gambling House.

2. Photograph of the exterior corner of the Eldorado Club, (Las Vegas), late 1940s Photograph of the exterior corner of the Eldorado Club, (Las Vegas), late 1940s gambling casinos; The Eldorado Club on the northwest corner of Fremont and 2nd Streets in downtown Las Vegas. Signs for the Hotel Apache, Boulder Club and Club Savoy (partially hidden) are also seen.

3. Photograph of YESCO workers installing Vegas Vic at the Pioneer Club (Las Vegas), 1951 Photograph of YESCO workers installing Vegas Vic at the Pioneer Club (Las Vegas), 1951 gambling casinos; Workers installing the now-famous Vegas Vic sign on the front of the Pioneer Club. Stamped on back of photo: "Photo by Desert Sea News Bureau. Las Vegas, Nevada." Transcribed from photo sleeve: "First...

4. Film transparency of the Overland Hotel at night (Las Vegas), 1948-1951 Film transparency of the Overland Hotel at night (Las Vegas), 1948-1951 hotels (public accommodations); gambling casinos; The Overland Hotel and other Fremont Street establishments between 1948 and 1951.

5. Painting of Vegas Vic by Pat Denner, 1951 Painting of Vegas Vic by Pat Denner, 1951 gambling casinos; Color watercolor or gouache painting of Vegas Vic for the Pioneer Club in Las Vegas, showing how the metal should be painted. The picture is signed 'Denner' by YESCO designer Pat Denner.

6. Scale drawing of Vegas Vic, 1951 Scale drawing of Vegas Vic, 1951 gambling casinos; Annotated scale drawing of Vegas Vic for the Pioneer Club in Las Vegas with measurement grid.

7. Photograph of exterior corner of the Golden Nugget Gambling Hall at dusk (Las Vegas), circa 1951 Photograph of exterior corner of the Golden Nugget Gambling Hall at dusk (Las Vegas), circa 1951 gambling casinos; View of the neon signs on the exterior corner of the Golden Nugget Gambling Hall at Fremont and Second Streets. Signs for the Lucky Strike and Pioneer Club are seen in the background.

8. Handwritten plan with measurements of neon tubing needed for Vegas Vic, 1951 Handwritten plan with measurements of neon tubing needed for Vegas Vic, 1951 gambling casinos; Document showing lengths of different colors of neon tubing needed for the Vegas Vic sign to be installed at the Pioneer Club in Las Vegas.

9. Film transparency of the exterior corner of the Pioneer Club (Las Vegas), circa 1951 Film transparency of the exterior corner of the Pioneer Club (Las Vegas), circa 1951 gambling casinos; Nighttime view of the exterior corner of the Pioneer Club after the addition of Vegas Vic. The Westerner is seen next door.

10. Film transparency of exterior corner of the Pioneer Club (Las Vegas), after 1951 Film transparency of exterior corner of the Pioneer Club (Las Vegas), after 1951 gambling casinos; Nighttime view of the exterior corner of the Pioneer Club after the addition of Vegas Vic. Damage to original image noted.

11. Photograph of the exterior of the Eldorado Club (Las Vegas), before 1951 Photograph of the exterior of the Eldorado Club (Las Vegas), before 1951 gambling casinos; Eldorado Club on the corner of Fremont and 2nd Street, now Casino Center. Above the Eldorado Club is the Hotel Apache.

12. Plan for Vegas Vic's neon tubing, circa 1951 Plan for Vegas Vic's neon tubing, circa 1951 gambling casinos; Illustration of Vegas Vic for the Pioneer Club in Las Vegas, showing the different colors of neon tubing necessary.

13. Photograph of the Pioneer Club from 1st Street (Las Vegas), before 1951 Photograph of the Pioneer Club from 1st Street (Las Vegas), before 1951 gambling casinos; Pioneer Club fa├žade from 1st Street. Above the Pioneer Club marquee are signs for a physician and an attorney's office.

14. Photograph of the Pioneer Club (Las Vegas), before 1951 Photograph of the Pioneer Club (Las Vegas), before 1951 gambling casinos; Pioneer Club Casino on the corner of Fremont and 1st Street.

15. Photograph of Las Vegas Club and Overland Hotel (Las Vegas) at night, after 1949 Photograph of Las Vegas Club and Overland Hotel (Las Vegas) at night, after 1949 gambling casinos;

16. Film transparency of an unidentified casino's slot machine and craps areas (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of an unidentified casino's slot machine and craps areas (Las Vegas), circa 1950s gambling casinos; Slots and craps in an unidentified casino.

17. Film negative, artist's rendering of the proposed Lady Luck casino (Las Vegas), perspective view of the Film negative, artist's rendering of the proposed Lady Luck casino (Las Vegas), perspective view of the lobby, before 1956 hotels (public accommodations); gambling casinos; Artist's conception of the proposed lobby area for the Lady Luck, later the Hacienda. Inverted negative film transparency.

18. Film transparency of the Eldorado Club's interior (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the Eldorado Club's interior (Las Vegas), circa 1950s gambling casinos; Interior of the Eldorado Club.

19. Film transparency of the Boulder Club's interior (Las Vegas), circa early 1950s Film transparency of the Boulder Club's interior (Las Vegas), circa early 1950s gambling casinos; The casino floor of the Boulder Club. The Boulder Club burned down in 1956 and the property was incorporated into the Horseshoe Club in 1960.

20. Film negative, artist's rendering of the proposed Hacienda, perspective view of the south court (Las Film negative, artist's rendering of the proposed Hacienda, perspective view of the south court (Las Vegas), before 1956 hotels (public accommodations); gambling casinos; An artist's conception of the proposed courtyard area for the Lady Luck, later the Hacienda. Caption also reads "Proposed Structure to be Erected near Las Vegas, Nevada by Efstonbuilt." Inverted negative...
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