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1. Photograph of William L. Sweet, circa 1951 Photograph of William L. Sweet, circa 1951 Description provided with image: "Naval Reserves Officer Training Corps Midshipman third class William L. Sweet, University of Southern California, son of Mr. & Mrs. Charles L. Sweet of 519 New Mexico St., Boulder City, Nevada. Sweet operates the anchor windlass on board the USS Missouri during the current midshipmen cruise. The midshipmen are receiving instruction and "on-the-job" training in communications, navigation, gunnery, operations, and engineering during the four-week summer training cruise which will visit New York, Panama, and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. There are 765 college students now aboard the MISSOURI studying to become future naval officers under the Holloway Plan. Upon returning to Norfolk, Virginia on September 3, the Midshipmen will depart for their homes to prepare for entering the forthcoming college term August 1951."

2. Photograph of Governors of Nevada plaque, Boulder City, Nevada, circa 1960s-1970s Photograph of Governors of Nevada plaque, Boulder City, Nevada, circa 1960s-1970s A plaque portraying the Governors of Nevada, acting and elected, in the Chamber of Commerce in Boulder City, Nevada. Description provided with image: "Pictured: 1. James W. Nye (1861-1864), 2. H.G. Blasdel (1864-1870), 3. L.R. Bradley (1871-1878), 4. John H. Kinkead (1879- 1882), 5. Jewett W. Adams (1883-1886), 6. C.C. Stevenson (1887-1890), 7. Frank Bell (1890), 8. R.K. Colcord (1891-1894), 9. John E. Jones (1895-1896), 10. Reinhold Sadler (1896-1902), 11. John Sparks (1903-1908), 12. Denver S. Dickerson (1908-1910), 13. Tasker L. Oddie (1911-1914), 14. Emmet D. Boyle (1915-1922), 15. Jas G. Scrugham (1923-1926), 16. Fred B. Balzar (1927-1934), 17. Morley Griswwold (1934), 18. Richard Kirman Sr. (1935-1938), 19. E.P. Carville (1939-1945), 20. Vail M. Pittman (1945- 1950), 21. Charles H. Russell (1951-1958), 22. Grant Sawyer (1959-1966), 23. Paul D. Laxalt (1967-)."

3. Photograph of Las Vegas, Nevada Rotary Club members, circa 1970s-1980s Photograph of Las Vegas, Nevada Rotary Club members, circa 1970s-1980s Las Vegas, Nevada Rotary Club members, L-R: Harry Allen (president of the Las Vegas Rotary Club, 1951-52), Mrs. Allen, writers Florence Jones Cahlan and John Cahlan.

4. Photograph of Wilbur Clark and Jimmy Durante Photograph of Wilbur Clark and Jimmy Durante Wilbur Clark (left) and Jimmy Durante. (Nov. 13, 1951) (Barstow Studio, LV)

5. Film transparency of the Horseshoe Club, Las Vegas, circa early 1950s Film transparency of the Horseshoe Club, Las Vegas, circa early 1950s The Horseshoe Club on Fremont Street at night. The Apache Hotel sign remained after the Apache Casino and Eldorado Club were consolidated into the Horseshoe Club in 1951.

6. Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s The view of an atomic explosion at the Nevada Test Site (NTS) located 65 miles northwest of Las Vegas in Nye County, Nevada. Established on January 11, 1951, the Nevada Test Site was also formerly known as the Nevada Proving Grounds.

7. Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s The view of an atomic explosion at the Nevada Test Site (NTS) located 65 miles northwest of Las Vegas in Nye County, Nevada. Established on January 11, 1951, the Nevada Test Site was also formerly known as the Nevada Proving Grounds.

8. Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s The view of an atomic explosion at the Nevada Test Site (NTS) located 65 miles northwest of Las Vegas in Nye County, Nevada. Established on January 11, 1951, the Nevada Test Site was also formerly known as the Nevada Proving Grounds.

9. Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s The view of an atomic explosion at the Nevada Test Site (NTS) located 65 miles northwest of Las Vegas in Nye County, Nevada. Established on January 11, 1951, the Nevada Test Site was also formerly known as the Nevada Proving Grounds.

10. Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s The view of an atomic explosion at the Nevada Test Site (NTS) located 65 miles northwest of Las Vegas in Nye County, Nevada. Established on January 11, 1951, the Nevada Test Site was also formerly known as the Nevada Proving Grounds.

11. Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s The view of an atomic explosion at the Nevada Test Site (NTS) located 65 miles northwest of Las Vegas in Nye County, Nevada. Established on January 11, 1951, the Nevada Test Site was also formerly known as the Nevada Proving Grounds.

12. Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s The view of an atomic explosion at the Nevada Test Site (NTS) located 65 miles northwest of Las Vegas in Nye County, Nevada. Established on January 11, 1951, the Nevada Test Site was also formerly known as the Nevada Proving Grounds.

13. Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s The view of an atomic explosion at the Nevada Test Site (NTS) located 65 miles northwest of Las Vegas in Nye County, Nevada. Established on January 11, 1951, the Nevada Test Site was also formerly known as the Nevada Proving Grounds.

14. Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s The view of an atomic explosion at the Nevada Test Site (NTS) located 65 miles northwest of Las Vegas in Nye County, Nevada. Established on January 11, 1951, the Nevada Test Site was also formerly known as the Nevada Proving Grounds.

15. Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s Film transparency of atomic explosions at the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada, circa 1950s The view of an atomic explosion at the Nevada Test Site (NTS) located 65 miles northwest of Las Vegas in Nye County, Nevada. Established on January 11, 1951, the Nevada Test Site was also formerly known as the Nevada Proving Grounds.

16. Photograph of the ghost town in Rhyolite, Nevada, December 25, 1951 Photograph of the ghost town in Rhyolite, Nevada, December 25, 1951 The ghost town of Rhyolite, Nevada with a handwritten inscription on back by Dortis Hancock: "Doris, Mabel, and Frank ate our Christmas picnic dinner in the car in front of the "bank" - the tall building in ruins - Dec. 25, 1951. We had a grand time. This card was purched in the bottle - house from an old resident who claimed to have arrived there in 1886 and declared he wouldn't want to live any place else".

17. Photograph of Cashman's grand opening, Las Vegas, May 25, 1951 Photograph of Cashman's grand opening, Las Vegas, May 25, 1951 The grand opening of Cashman's automobile business in Las Vegas, Nevada. Handwritten description written on back of image: "Grand opening. May 25, 1951. 41 years, 118 N. Main Street, Las Vegas, Nevada."

18. Photograph of workout room at the Sands Hotel, Las Vegas, circa 1950s or 1960s Photograph of workout room at the Sands Hotel, Las Vegas, circa 1950s or 1960s An image of the workout room at the Sands Hotel.

19. Photograph of Rockingham Park, Sands Hotel, Las Vegas, circa 1952 Photograph of Rockingham Park, Sands Hotel, Las Vegas, circa 1952 An image showing the exterior of Rockingham Park, one of the hotel buildings at the Sands and entrance to the Turf Club, under construction.

20. Slide of the Sands Hotel pool, Las Vegas, circa 1950s-1960s Slide of the Sands Hotel pool, Las Vegas, circa 1950s-1960s An image of a crew taking film or photographs of the Sands Hotel swimming pool.
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