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1. Photograph of a barn of the Last Frontier Village, 1940s Photograph of a barn of the Last Frontier Village, 1940s resorts; Exterior of the Last Frontier Village cattle barn in the 1940s

2. Photograph of courtyard area and outdoor swimming pool at the Flamingo Hotel (Las Vegas), circa 1940s Photograph of courtyard area and outdoor swimming pool at the Flamingo Hotel (Las Vegas), circa 1940s resorts; Guests sit in the courtyard area around an outdoor pool at the Flamingo Hotel in the 1940s.

3. Aerial photograph of the El Rancho Vegas (Las Vegas), 1940s Aerial photograph of the El Rancho Vegas (Las Vegas), 1940s resorts; Aerial view of the El Rancho Vegas resort and surrounding desert in the the Las Vegas Valley in the 1940s. The ground is covered with snow.

4. Photograph of the Las Vegas Strip, late 1940s Photograph of the Las Vegas Strip, late 1940s business districts; Las Vegas Strip from the roof of the Thunderbird, showing the El Rancho Vegas sign and the Sahara in the late 1940s

5. Photograph of the original Googie style Flamingo front entrance (Las Vegas), late 1940s Photograph of the original Googie style Flamingo front entrance (Las Vegas), late 1940s resorts; View of the original front of the Flamingo Hotel and Casino.

6. Photograph of the Flamingo sign (Las Vegas), late 1940s Photograph of the Flamingo sign (Las Vegas), late 1940s resorts; The original sign at the Flamingo Hotel and Casino. Sticker on back of photo: "Please Credit Las Vegas News Bureau, 0771, Photographers Jerry Abbot, John Litty, Don English, Tony King, Milt Palmer, Wolf...

7. Photograph of a large group of people near the swimming pool at the Hotel Last Frontier, 1940s Photograph of a large group of people near the swimming pool at the Hotel Last Frontier, 1940s resorts; Crowded swimming pool area of the Hotel Last Frontier, yet nobody is in the pool. The sign for the Ramona Room is also visible.

8. Photograph of the Chuck Wagon Buffet at the El Rancho Vegas (Las Vegas), late 1940s Photograph of the Chuck Wagon Buffet at the El Rancho Vegas (Las Vegas), late 1940s resorts; Two cooks standing ready for diners at the Chuck Wagon Buffet at the El Rancho Vegas. Stamp on back of photo: "Las Vegas News Bureau, Las Vegas-Nevada, Photographers Don English, Joe Buck, Jerry Abbott,...

9. Photograph of Club Bingo and Bonanza Room (Las Vegas), late 1940s Photograph of Club Bingo and Bonanza Room (Las Vegas), late 1940s resorts; Evening view of the Club Bingo and Bonanza Room. They were replaced by the Sahara in 1952.

10. Film transparency of Fremont Street looking West (Las Vegas), circa 1947 Film transparency of Fremont Street looking West (Las Vegas), circa 1947 business districts; Looking west down Fremont Street in the late 1940s.

11. Aerial photograph of the Hotel Last Frontier, 1940s Aerial photograph of the Hotel Last Frontier, 1940s resorts Aerial view of the Hotel Last Frontier with a Union Pacific train in the background

12. Photograph of the exterior of the Last Frontier and its courtyard, 1940s Photograph of the exterior of the Last Frontier and its courtyard, 1940s resorts; Exterior view of the Hotel Last Frontier from the courtyard

13. Film transparency of the front of the Frontier Club (Las Vegas), circa late 1940s Film transparency of the front of the Frontier Club (Las Vegas), circa late 1940s gambling casinos; Night view of the facades of the Frontier Club and the White Spot Cafe on Fremont Street in downtown Las Vegas.

14. Photograph of the exterior of the Last Frontier as viewed from the courtyard, 1940s Photograph of the exterior of the Last Frontier as viewed from the courtyard, 1940s resorts; Exterior view of the Hotel Last Frontier from the courtyard

15. Photograph of Georges Gateway Club (Stateline, Nev.), circa late 1940s Photograph of Georges Gateway Club (Stateline, Nev.), circa late 1940s gambling casinos; The Gateway Club at the Nevada state line. Handwritten text on back of photo: "Lake Tahoe #471, Stateline- Gateway Club." Stamp on back of photo: "Credit must be given to the Nevada Historical Society."...

16. Photograph of the front exterior of The Players Club (Las Vegas), between 1944-1949 Photograph of the front exterior of The Players Club (Las Vegas), between 1944-1949 gambling casinos; The Players Club on Highway 91 in Las Vegas in the mid to late 1940s. Neon sign on top of the buildings says "The Players."

17. Photograph of Leo Carrillo in front of the Carrillo Room at the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa Photograph of Leo Carrillo in front of the Carrillo Room at the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa mid 1940s resorts; Actor Leo Carrillo, who played Pancho in the popular 1950s TV series "The Cisco Kid" poses in his 1941 Cadillac with a woman outside of the Carrillo Room at the Last Frontier Village.

18. Photograph of an outdoor social event at the Hotel Last Frontier, 1940s Photograph of an outdoor social event at the Hotel Last Frontier, 1940s resorts; Event on the grounds in front of the Hotel Last Frontier. Stamped on original: "Las Vegas News Bureau. 2376. Convention Center. Las Vegas, NV 89109"

19. Photograph of the exterior corner of the Eldorado Club, (Las Vegas), late 1940s Photograph of the exterior corner of the Eldorado Club, (Las Vegas), late 1940s gambling casinos; The Eldorado Club on the northwest corner of Fremont and 2nd Streets in downtown Las Vegas. Signs for the Hotel Apache, Boulder Club and Club Savoy (partially hidden) are also seen.

20. Architectural drawing of the Hotel Last Frontier (Las Vegas), first floor door and window schedule detail, Architectural drawing of the Hotel Last Frontier (Las Vegas), first floor door and window schedule detail, January 7, 1942 resorts; First floor plans, finish schedule, door and window schedule detail for the construction of the Hotel Last Frontier from the early 1940s. Drawn by D.K.W.
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