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1. Transcript of interview with Roosevelt Toston by Claytee D. White, July 11, 2006 Transcript of interview with Roosevelt Toston by Claytee D. White, July 11, 2006 Interview with Roosevelt Toston conducted by Claytee D. White on July 11, 2006. Toston grew up in Epps, Louisiana, and came to Las Vegas in the 1950s as a teenager. He describes his experience at Las Vegas...

2. Transcript of interview with Roosevelt Toston by Chanelle Pickens, October 19, 2013 Transcript of interview with Roosevelt Toston by Chanelle Pickens, October 19, 2013 Interview transcript with Roosevelt Toston by Chanelle Pickens, October 19, 2013. This interview focuses primarily on Roosevelt's career in broadcast journalism in the Las Vegas market and then at the...

3. Transcript of interview with Ida Bowser by Claytee D. White, August 30, 2007 Transcript of interview with Ida Bowser by Claytee D. White, August 30, 2007 Interview with Ida Bowser conducted by Claytee D. White on August 30, 2007. Born in Tallulah, Louisiana, Bowser came to Las Vegas as a child. Her first job after high school was as a teacher's aide. Later,...

4. Transcript of interview with Judge Lee Gates by Claytee D. White, December 5, 1996 Transcript of interview with Judge Lee Gates by Claytee D. White, December 5, 1996 Interview with Judge Lee Gates conducted by Claytee D. White on December 5, 1996. Born in Louisiana, Gates moved to Las Vegas around 1960. Following high school, he attended UNLV, where he was a member...

5. Transcript of interview with Dr. Porter Troutman by Claytee D. White, November 20, 2006 Transcript of interview with Dr. Porter Troutman by Claytee D. White, November 20, 2006 Interview with Dr. Porter Troutman conducted by Claytee D. White on November 20, 2006. Active in the civil rights movement during college in the 1960s, Troutman became a teacher and later Director of National...

6. Transcript of interview with Jackie Brantley by Claytee D. White, October 27, 1996 Transcript of interview with Jackie Brantley by Claytee D. White, October 27, 1996 Interview with Jackie Brantley conducted by Claytee D. White on October 27, 1996. Born in Las Vegas following World War II, Brantley grew up on the Westside. Beginning as a public relations specialist...

7. Transcript of an Interview with Simeon Holloway by Claytee D. White, April 19 and 20, 2013 Transcript of an Interview with Simeon Holloway by Claytee D. White, April 19 and 20, 2013 Interview with Simeon Holloway by Claytee D. White on April 19 and 20, 2013. Holloway was a member of the first all-black Navy band in the 1940s. He moved to Las Vegas in 1985 and has been active in music...

8. Transcript of an interview with Gertrude Toston by Claytee D. White on July 21, 2006 Transcript of an interview with Gertrude Toston by Claytee D. White on July 21, 2006 Gertrude Toston moved to Las Vegas in 1960. She worked for Western Airlines for 27 years, then earned Masters in Education.

9. Transcript of interview with Mozella Sheds Scott by Claytee D. White, November 30, 2010 Transcript of interview with Mozella Sheds Scott by Claytee D. White, November 30, 2010 Interview with Mozella Sheds Scott conducted by Claytee D. White on November 30, 2010. Scott discusses her varied work history and career as a directory assistance telephone operator for Centel (Sprint)...

10. Evolution of a Black Community in Las Vegas: 1905 - 1940 Evolution of a Black Community in Las Vegas: 1905 - 1940 Essay by Roosevelt Fitzgerald exploring the history of the black community in Las Vegas from its founding in 1905 through the 1930s.

11. Transcript of first interview with Senator Joe Neal by Claytee D. White, January 24, 2006 Transcript of first interview with Senator Joe Neal by Claytee D. White, January 24, 2006 First interview in a series of five with Nevada State Senator Joe Neal conducted by Claytee D. White on January 24, 2006. Born in Mound, Louisiana, in 1935, Neal joined his family in Las Vegas as a young...

12. Transcript of Interview with Lovell Gaines, July 1, 2009 Transcript of Interview with Lovell Gaines, July 1, 2009 Lovell Gaines moved to Las Vegas from Reno in 1975, becoming the local NAACP President in early 1980s. Lovell worked at the Nevada Department of Corrections for over 30 years.

13. Black and white photograph of Roosevelt Toston and Dr. Paul Meacham (President of the College of Southern Black and white photograph of Roosevelt Toston and Dr. Paul Meacham (President of the College of Southern Nevada) Roosevelt Toston holds a plaque with with Dr. Paul Meacham. The back of the photograph is stamped with "Las Vegas News Bureau 54195 Convention Center Las Vegas, NV 89109." Handwritten on back in pen: "Roosevelt...

14. Film transparency of Roosevelt Williams and unidentified woman standing at the pool at the Desert Inn, Film transparency of Roosevelt Williams and unidentified woman standing at the pool at the Desert Inn, circa 1970 Color slide film transparency of a Desert Inn poolside promotional photo shoot with Roosevelt Williams.

15. Black Entertainers in Las Vegas: 1940 - 1960 Black Entertainers in Las Vegas: 1940 - 1960 Essay by Roosevelt Fitzgerald reflecting on black entertainers during the early days of the Las Vegas Strip, dated 1988.

16. Essay, A Demographic Impact of Basic Magnesium on Southern Nevada, by Roosevelt Fitzgerald, May 12, 1982 Essay, A Demographic Impact of Basic Magnesium on Southern Nevada, by Roosevelt Fitzgerald, May 12, 1982 Essay by Roosevelt Fitzgerald focusing on demographic changes in southern Nevada from 1940-1945 and the war industry's effect on black employment, particularly the impact of Basic Magnesium, dated 1982....

17. Newspaper clipping, Advertisement for the KLAS-TV News Team, The Team to Watch, publication unknown, Newspaper clipping, Advertisement for the KLAS-TV News Team, The Team to Watch, publication unknown, circa 1975 Newspaper clipping showing the KLAS-TV News Team (left to right front row): Ron Vitto, Bob Stoldahl, Murray Westgate, Roosevelt Toston, Chuck Russell, unnamed woman. Left to right back row: Hampton Young,...

18. Photograph of Roosevelt Toston as the KLAS-TV 8 reporter/cameraman, 1973 Photograph of Roosevelt Toston as the KLAS-TV 8 reporter/cameraman, 1973 Color photograph of Roosevelt Toston as the KLAS-TV 8 reporter/cameraman.

19. Newspaper clipping, photograph of Roosevelt Toston and Bernie Rivers, publication unknown, circa 1973 Newspaper clipping, photograph of Roosevelt Toston and Bernie Rivers, publication unknown, circa 1973 Newspaper clipping with photograph of Roosevelt Toston (KLAS-TV) and Bernie Rivers (Las Vegas Plan) standing in the parking lot at the Golden West Shopping Center.

20. Photograph of Roosevelt Toston with the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors' Authority, 1990 Photograph of Roosevelt Toston with the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors' Authority, 1990 Color photograph of Roosevelt Toston with the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors' Authority.
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