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1. Audio recording clip of interview with Alma Whitney by Claytee D. White, March 3, 1996 Audio recording clip of interview with Alma Whitney by Claytee D. White, March 3, 1996 Part of an interview with Alma Whitney by Claytee White on March 3, 1996. Whitney describes her experiences as a maid and discrimination in her job.

2. Transcript of interview with Alice Key by Claytee D. White, February 17, 1997 Transcript of interview with Alice Key by Claytee D. White, February 17, 1997 1950-1990 Interview with Alice Key conducted by Claytee D. White on February 17, 1997. Dancer, writer, and community activist, Key served as Deputy Labor Commissioner for the State of Nevada and leader of the NAACP...

3. Transcript of interview with Faye Todd by Claytee D. White, October 15, 1996 Transcript of interview with Faye Todd by Claytee D. White, October 15, 1996 Interview with Faye Todd conducted by Claytee D. White on October 15, 1996. Featured in Ebony Magazine in 1979, Todd achieved executive status in the Las Vegas gaming industry, serving as Special Events...

4. Transcript of interview with Alma Whitney by Claytee D. White, March 3, 1996 Transcript of interview with Alma Whitney by Claytee D. White, March 3, 1996 Interview with Alma Whitney conducted by Claytee D. White on March 3, 1996. Seeking better employment opportunities, Whitney moved to Las Vegas from Tallulah, Louisiana, at the age of sixteen. Whitney...

5. Transcript of interview with Anna Bailey by Claytee D. White, March 3, 1997 Transcript of interview with Anna Bailey by Claytee D. White, March 3, 1997 Interview with Anna Bailey conducted by Claytee D. White on March 3, 1997. Arriving in Las Vegas in 1955 to perform as a dancer for the opening of the Moulin Rouge, Bailey also starred in traveling shows...

6. Transcript of interview with Lucille Bryant by Claytee D. White, December 13, 1995 Transcript of interview with Lucille Bryant by Claytee D. White, December 13, 1995 Interview with Lucille Bryant conducted by Claytee D. White on December 13, 1995. Moving to Las Vegas in 1953 from Tallulah, Louisiana, Bryant worked in the housekeeping departments of the Algiers Hotel,...

7. Audio recording clip of interview with Sarann Knight Preddy by Claytee D. White, June 5, 1997 Audio recording clip of interview with Sarann Knight Preddy by Claytee D. White, June 5, 1997 1950s - 1990s Part of an interview with Sarann Knight Preddy conducted by Claytee D. White on June 5, 1997. Preddy recalls her pleasant residence in Hawthorne, the opening of the Moulin Rouge, and meeting entertainers...

8. Newspaper clipping, GOP Blacks Anti-Knight, Las Vegas Sun, January 23, 1979 Newspaper clipping, GOP Blacks Anti-Knight, Las Vegas Sun, January 23, 1979 Newspaper article titled "GOP Blacks Anti-Knight," by Bob Palm in Las Vegas Sun, Tuesday, January 23, 1979. Palm reports opposition from a member of the Clark County Republican Central Committee to Sarann...

9. Transcript of interview with Sarann Knight Preddy by Claytee D. White, June 5, 1997 Transcript of interview with Sarann Knight Preddy by Claytee D. White, June 5, 1997 1950s - 1990s Interview with Sarann Knight Preddy conducted by Claytee D. White on June 5, 1997. Preddy moved to Hawthorne, Nevada, in the 1940s, becoming a business owner and president of the NAACP. Later she moved...

10. Audio recording clip of interview with Vicki Richardson by Claytee D. White, August 19, 2003, and January Audio recording clip of interview with Vicki Richardson by Claytee D. White, August 19, 2003, and January 29, 2004 Part of an interview with Vicki Richardson conducted by Claytee D. White in two sessions on August 19, 2003 and January 29, 2004. Richardson describes the development of her art gallery as a community...

11. Transcript of interview with D. D. Cotton by Claytee D. White, February 14, 1997 Transcript of interview with D. D. Cotton by Claytee D. White, February 14, 1997 Interview with D. D. Cotton conducted by Claytee D. White on February 14, 1997. Raised in New York City, Cotton arrived in Las Vegas as a dancer in Cab Calloway's traveling production "The Cotton Club."...

12. Transcript of interview with Vicki Richardson by Claytee D. White, August 19, 2003 Transcript of interview with Vicki Richardson by Claytee D. White, August 19, 2003 Interview with Vicki Richardson conducted by Claytee D. White on August 19, 2003. As a high school junior in Wilmington, Delaware, Richardson was one of twelve African American students chosen to integrate...

13. Transcript of interview with Sarann Knight by Yvonne Hunter, July 16, 1975 Transcript of interview with Sarann Knight by Yvonne Hunter, July 16, 1975 Interview with Sarann Knight [Preddy] conducted by Yvonne Hunter on July 16, 1975. Preddy moved to Hawthorne, Nevada, in the 1940s, becoming a business owner and president of the NAACP. Later she moved...

14. Audio recording clip of interview with Alice Key by Claytee D. White, February 17, 1997 Audio recording clip of interview with Alice Key by Claytee D. White, February 17, 1997 Part of an interview with Alice Key by Claytee White on February 17, 1997. Key describes opening night at the Moulin Rouge.

15. Audio recording clip of interview with Faye Todd by Claytee D. White, October 15, 1996 Audio recording clip of interview with Faye Todd by Claytee D. White, October 15, 1996 Part of an interview with Faye Todd by Claytee White on October 15, 1996. Todd discusses how she came to work for the Landmark and what it was like to work with entertainers.

16. Audio recording clip of interview with D. D. Cotton by Claytee D. White, February 14, 1997 Audio recording clip of interview with D. D. Cotton by Claytee D. White, February 14, 1997 Part of an interview with D. D. Cotton by Claytee White on February 14, 1997. Cotton discusses challenges faced by women dealers and her work as a dancer and dealer in a number of casinos.

17. Photograph of an unidentified woman on the diving board at Carver House Hotel and Casino Photograph of an unidentified woman on the diving board at Carver House Hotel and Casino Black and white photograph of an unidentified woman standing on the diving board of Carver House Hotel and Casino, featuring a view of the swimming pool and hotel rooms.

18. Audio recording clip of interview with Jackie Brantley by Claytee D. White, October 27, 1996 Audio recording clip of interview with Jackie Brantley by Claytee D. White, October 27, 1996 Part of an interview with Jackie Brantley by Claytee White on October 27, 1996. Brantley explains how she became a public relations specialist for Desert Inn.

19. Photograph of Anna Bailey at the Paramount Theatre, New York City Photograph of Anna Bailey at the Paramount Theatre, New York City Black and white photograph of Anna Bailey dancing onstage in front of a piano player at the Paramount Theatre in New York City.

20. Photograph of Joe Williams and unidentified women at Carver House Hotel and Casino Photograph of Joe Williams and unidentified women at Carver House Hotel and Casino Black and white photograph of Joe Williams and unidentified women sitting in booths at Carver House Hotel and Casino.
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