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1. Transcript of interview with Essie Shelton Jacobs by Claytee D. White, February 1, 1996 Transcript of interview with Essie Shelton Jacobs by Claytee D. White, February 1, 1996 Interview with Essie Shelton Jacobs conducted by Claytee D. White on February 1, 1996. Jacobs arrived in Las Vegas 1963 and worked in housekeeping at Aladdin Hotel for twenty-three years. Active in the...

2. Transcript of interview with Rachel Coleman by Claytee D. White, July 24, 1996 Transcript of interview with Rachel Coleman by Claytee D. White, July 24, 1996 Interview with Rachel Coleman conducted by Claytee D. White on July 24, 1996. Born in Fayette, Mississippi, Coleman moved to Las Vegas in the 1950s and began washing dishes at the Tropicana. In 1969, having...

3. Transcript of interview with Ed May by Claytee D. White, July 22, 2010 Transcript of interview with Ed May by Claytee D. White, July 22, 2010 Interview transcript with Ed May by Claytee D. White, July 22, 2010. Ed's family was one of the founders of Victory Missionary Baptist Church where they became lifetime members. He was educated at UNLV,...

4. 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.

5. Transcript of interview with Jean Bennett by Claytee D. White, July 8, 2008 Transcript of interview with Jean Bennett by Claytee D. White, July 8, 2008 Interview with Jean Bennett conducted by Claytee D. White on July 8, 2008. Bennett's early rock-and-roll career blossomed with music producer Buck Ram, who sold her the legal rights to the Platters in...

6. Transcript of interview with Aaron Williams by Claytee D. White, August 16, 2005 Transcript of interview with Aaron Williams by Claytee D. White, August 16, 2005 Aaron Williams moved to Las Vegas in 1960 and worked at the Nevada Test Site before serving as North Las Vegas councilman, County Commissioner and community activist. Williams sponsored youth baseball...

7. Transcript of interview with Katherine Duncan and Sarann Knight Preddy by Claytee D. White, November Transcript of interview with Katherine Duncan and Sarann Knight Preddy by Claytee D. White, November 28, 2004 Interview with Katherine Duncan and Sarann Knight Preddy conducted by Claytee D. White on November 28, 2004. Duncan moved to Las Vegas in 1977, worked with Nevada Motion Picture Services, and owned a travel...

8. Transcript of interview with Eva Whaley conducted by Claytee White, May 13, 2013 Transcript of interview with Eva Whaley conducted by Claytee White, May 13, 2013 Whaley moved to Las Vegas from rural Arkansas in the early 1960s. She and her husband owned restaurants

9. Transcript of interview with Audrey James by Claytee D. White, July 20, 2012 Transcript of interview with Audrey James by Claytee D. White, July 20, 2012 Interview with Audrey James conducted by Claytee D. White on July 20, 2012. James moved to Las Vegas in 1952 and worked as an elementary school teacher. She also spearheaded a project to provide books...

10. Transcript of Interview with Otis & Tisha Harris, September 15, 2010 Transcript of Interview with Otis & Tisha Harris, September 15, 2010 Otis and Tisha Harris detail the businesses that existed in West Las Vegas.

11. Transcript of interview with Woodrow Wilson by Jamie Coughtry, 1989 Transcript of interview with Woodrow Wilson by Jamie Coughtry, 1989 Interview with Woodrow Wilson conducted by Jamie Coughtry in 1989. Born in a Mississippi sawmill town in 1915 to a family that ran a boarding house, Wilson completed high school at a private boarding school...

12. Audio recording clip of interview with Rachel Coleman by Claytee D. White, July 24, 1996 Audio recording clip of interview with Rachel Coleman by Claytee D. White, July 24, 1996 Part of an interview with Rachel Coleman conducted by Claytee D. White on July 24, 1996. In the clip, Coleman describes her work as a business agent addressing workplace grievances and relates her experience...

13. Audio clip from interview with Eva Whaley, May 13, 2013 Audio clip from interview with Eva Whaley, May 13, 2013 Part of an interview with Eva Whaley, May 13, 2013. In this audio clip, Whaley speaks about renting an apartment in a Westside community and purchasing a home through a real estate agent.

14. Audio recording clip of an interview with Gertrude Toston Audio recording clip of an interview with Gertrude Toston Part of an interview with Gertrude Toston by Claytee White on July 21, 2006. Toston discusses going to work for Western Airlines, at first as a customer service agent in 1967, and then as a flight attendant,...

15. Brochure from Berkley Square Historic District: 1st of Its Kind Brochure from Berkley Square Historic District: 1st of Its Kind Community brochure produced by City of Las Vegas to commemorate the National Historic District designation.

16. 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.
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