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1. Photograph of an artist's rendering of a woman sitting atop the Las Vegas Club neon sign, circa 1950 Photograph of an artist's rendering of a woman sitting atop the Las Vegas Club neon sign, circa 1950 gambling casinos; A photograph of a woman in a swim suit is shown sitting atop an artist's rendering of the vertical Las Vegas Club neon sign, with the Las Vegas cityscape below. The illustration is signed "Boernge" in...

2. Photograph of the neon sign in front of Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Photograph of the neon sign in front of Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts Nighttime view of the neon sign at the entrance to Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn.

3. Photograph of the entrance and marquee of Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), 1950s Photograph of the entrance and marquee of Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), 1950s resorts Daytime view of the front exterior entrance to Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn. Frankie Laine headlines the sign on the lawn in front of the parking lot.

4. Film transparency of the Helldorado Parade near the Overland Hotel and Las Vegas Club on Fremont Street Film transparency of the Helldorado Parade near the Overland Hotel and Las Vegas Club on Fremont Street (Las Vegas), circa 1950s business districts; The Helldorado Parade in front of the Overland Hotel on Main and Fremont and the Las Vegas Club. Helldorado is an annual parade that celebrates Las Vegas' western history.

5. Film transparency of the Helldorado Parade passing by the Overland Hotel (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the Helldorado Parade passing by the Overland Hotel (Las Vegas), circa 1950s business districts; The Helldorado Parade in front of the Overland Hotel on Main and Fremont. Helldorado is an annual parade that celebrates Las Vegas' western history.

6. Film transparency of the Helldorado Parade on Fremont Street (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the Helldorado Parade on Fremont Street (Las Vegas), circa 1950s business districts; The Helldorado Parade in front of the Overland Hotel on Main and Fremont. Helldorado is an annual parade that celebrates Las Vegas' western history.

7. Film transparency of the entrance to the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the entrance to the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts; Front entrance to the Last Frontier Village. The Silver Slipper Gambling Hall is seen in the foreground.

8. Film transparency of the patio area and swimming pool at Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa Film transparency of the patio area and swimming pool at Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts Daytime view from the Desrt Inn patio of the guests in the swimming pool and courtyard area. A wing of hotel rooms is seen in the background.

9. Film transparency of the marquee in front of Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the marquee in front of Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts Marquee in front of the Desert Inn advertising Pearl Bailey. A smaller sign featuring Vegas Vic is seen nearby.

10. Film transparency of the entrance to the Last Frontier Village at dusk (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the entrance to the Last Frontier Village at dusk (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts; Night view of the front entrance to the Last Frontier Village. The Golden Slipper Gambling Hall is seen in the foreground. The gambling hall was named the Golden Slipper prior to its being named the Silver...

11. Film transparency the entrance to the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency the entrance to the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts; Scale locomotive engine and carriages at the entrance to the Last Frontier Village. The Golden Slipper Gambling Hall is seen in the foreground. The gambling hall was named the Golden Slipper prior to its...

12. Film transparency of a Conestoga wagon in the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of a Conestoga wagon in the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts; People and horses in front of a Conestoga wagon in the Last Frontier Village. A livery stable building is seen in the background.

13. Film transparency of the front of the Westerner Gambling House (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the front of the Westerner Gambling House (Las Vegas), circa 1950s gambling casinos; Nighttime view of the facade of the Westerner Gambling House in downtown Las Vegas. Next door is the front of Kolstad's Toggery men's shop at 17 E. Fremont St. Part of the Monte Carlo Club can be seen....

14. Film transparency of people and horses at the entrance to the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa Film transparency of people and horses at the entrance to the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts; People, horses and carriages in front of the Last Frontier Village entrance. The Silver Slipper Gambling Hall, without its neon signs, is seen in the foreground.

15. Film transparency of the Horn Room in the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the Horn Room in the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts; Interior of the Horn Room in the Gay Nineties Bar in the Last Frontier Village of the Hotel Last Frontier. The room is decorated with steer horns.

16. Film transparency of the front exterior of Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the front exterior of Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts Daytime view of the front exterior of the Desert Inn. People, taxi cabs and utility carts are seen in front of the entrance. The entrance is decorated with stars-and-stripes bunting for an Elks convention....

17. Film transparency of the swimming pool at Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), seen from the patio Film transparency of the swimming pool at Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), seen from the patio area, circa 1950s resorts View of the swimming pool and courtyard area at the Desert Inn as seen from underneath a patio canopy. A changing room building is seen in the background.

18. Film transparency of women around a diving board at Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of women around a diving board at Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts Women in swim suits pose around a diving board at the swimming pool at the Desert Inn. Other guests relax in the adjoining courtyard. The neon sign over the resort's entrance is visible from the courtyard....

19. Film transparency of the front exterior of the Hotel Last Frontier (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the front exterior of the Hotel Last Frontier (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts; Long view of the Hotel Last Frontier as seen from Las Vegas Boulevard. The porch of the Ramona Room is seen in the center.

20. Film transparency of the Champagne Cellar Bar in the Hotel Last Frontier (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the Champagne Cellar Bar in the Hotel Last Frontier (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts The Champagne Cellar Bar in the Hotel Last Frontier. The lighting fixture in the ceiling is based around an oversized roulette wheel.
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