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1. Letter from Homer Rissman to Frank S. Hofues, Santa Monica, December 21, 1955 Letter from Homer Rissman to Frank S. Hofues, Santa Monica, December 21, 1955 Five-page letter from Homer Rissman to Frank Hofues regarding the Lady Luck Casino, later named the Hacienda.

2. Googie architectural design drawing of Sepulveda Bowl (Mission Hills, Calif.), exterior perspective, Googie architectural design drawing of Sepulveda Bowl (Mission Hills, Calif.), exterior perspective, circa 1957 bowling alleys; An artist's conception of Sepulveda Bowl, now Mission Hills Bowl, in Mission Hills, California.

3. Photograph of the Helldorado Days Parade on Fremont Street (Las Vegas), 1950s Photograph of the Helldorado Days Parade on Fremont Street (Las Vegas), 1950s business districts; Helldorado Days Parade marching down Fremont Street, and past the neon signs that led to the street's nickname, "Glitter Gulch." Stamped on original: "Please credit Union Pacific Railroad Photo, Public...

4. Photograph of a parade on Fremont Street (Las Vegas), 1956 Photograph of a parade on Fremont Street (Las Vegas), 1956 business districts; Parade on Fremont Street showing views of the façades of the Pioneer Club, California Club and others. Stamped on original: "Please credit Union Pacific Railroad Photo, Public Relations Department, 422...

5. Photograph of Googie architecture, Ship's Coffee Shop (Westwood, Calif.), circa 1963 Photograph of Googie architecture, Ship's Coffee Shop (Westwood, Calif.), circa 1963 coffee shops; Martin Stern Jr. is credited as a pioneer of Googie style architecture; his first of that style was Ship's Coffee Shop. Three Ship's Coffee Shops operated in the Los Angeles area from 1956 until the 1990s....

6. Postcard showing golfers at the Hacienda (Las Vegas), late 1950s Postcard showing golfers at the Hacienda (Las Vegas), late 1950s golf courses; Four golfers at the Hacienda Golf Course with the Hacienda Hotel in the background. Printed text on back of postcard: "Las Vegas Hacienda. The warmth of Western hospitality and the luxury of resort-hotel...

7. Photograph of a rendering of the Hacienda (Bakersfield), interior floor plan perspective of the private Photograph of a rendering of the Hacienda (Bakersfield), interior floor plan perspective of the private club, July 9, 1956 resorts; Conceptual drawings for the private club in the Bakersfield Hacienda from 1956.

8. Photograph of a rendering of the Hacienda (Bakersfield), interior perspective of a typical motel room Photograph of a rendering of the Hacienda (Bakersfield), interior perspective of a typical motel room unit, July 9, 1956 resorts; Conceptual drawings for a typical guest room in the Bakersfield Hacienda from 1956.

9. Comparitive analysis of hotel room floor plans in Nevada, California and New Jersey designed by Martin Comparitive analysis of hotel room floor plans in Nevada, California and New Jersey designed by Martin Stern Jr., June 1989 resorts; Comparison of guest suite floor plans for Harvey's Hotel (Lake Tahoe), Showboat Hotel (Atlantic City) and Emerald Court (Cathedral City, Calif.). Includes proposed typical room plan.

10. Postcard of the International Hotel (Las Vegas), circa 1969 Postcard of the International Hotel (Las Vegas), circa 1969 resorts; Artist's rendering of the International Hotel. Transcribed from original: "Las Vegas International, Nevada. One is at a loss for words to describe this new $60,000,000 hotel rising up 30 stories above...

11. Postcard showing Binion's Horseshoe (Las Vegas), 1980s Postcard showing Binion's Horseshoe (Las Vegas), 1980s resorts; Color view of the facade of Binion's Horseshoe. Transcribed from original: "Binion's Horseshoe Club. Downtown Las Vegas. The 'Bright Spot,' on the world's brightest 2 blocks, featuring the largest electric...

12. Postcard showing the entrance of the Dunes Hotel (Las Vegas), mid 1960s Postcard showing the entrance of the Dunes Hotel (Las Vegas), mid 1960s resorts; Dunes Hotel front entrance and porte-cochère. Transcribed from original: "The Dunes Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada. This beautiful hotel on the Las Vegas Strip has been referred to as the 'Miracle of the Desert,'...

13. Photograph of the Googie style front entrance of the Thunderbird Hotel (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Photograph of the Googie style front entrance of the Thunderbird Hotel (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts; Front entrance of the Thunderbird including the porte-cochère. Stamped on original: "Please credit Union Pacific Railroad Photo, Public Relations Department, 422 West 6th St., Los Angeles 14, Calif, File...

14. Photograph of the swimming pool at the Sands Hotel (Las Vegas), 1950s Photograph of the swimming pool at the Sands Hotel (Las Vegas), 1950s resorts; Hotel guests enjoying the swimming pool in the courtyard of the Sands. Stamped on original: "Please credit Union Pacific Railroad Photo, Public Relations Department, 422 West 6th St., Los Angeles 14, Calif,...

15. Photograph of the Showboat Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), 1950s Photograph of the Showboat Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), 1950s resorts; The swimming pool at the Showboat. Stamped on original: "Please credit Union Pacific Railroad Photo, Public Relations Department, 422 West 6th St., Los Angeles 14, Calif, File Print Stock, Los Angeles...

16. Photograph of the front of the Flamingo Hotel (Las Vegas), 1950s Photograph of the front of the Flamingo Hotel (Las Vegas), 1950s resorts; View of the Flamingo Hotel and Casino, including a full parking lot. The Champagne Tower is seen on the right. Stamped on original: "Please credit Union Pacific Railroad Photo, Public Relations Department,...

17. Photograph of the Riviera Hotel exterior (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Photograph of the Riviera Hotel exterior (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts; The Rivera Hotel, shortly after it opened. Stamped on original: "Please credit Union Pacific Railroad Photo, Public Relations Department, 422 West 6th St., Los Angeles 14, Calif, File Print Stock, Los...

18. Photograph of the entrance of the Last Frontier Village and the Silver Slipper Gambling Hall (Las Vegas), Photograph of the entrance of the Last Frontier Village and the Silver Slipper Gambling Hall (Las Vegas), 1950s resorts; View of the Silver Slipper and the entrance to Last Frontier Village. Stamped on original: "Please credit Union Pacific Railroad Photo, Public Relations Department, 422 West 6th St., Los Angeles 14, Calif,...

19. Photograph of a woman drawing in front of the Sands Hotel (Las Vegas), mid-1950s Photograph of a woman drawing in front of the Sands Hotel (Las Vegas), mid-1950s resorts; View of the front of the Sands, including its sign and front parking area, in the mid-1950s. Stamped on original: "Please credit Union Pacific Railroad Photo, Public Relations Department, 422 West 6th...

20. Photograph of entrance of the New Frontier (Las Vegas), after 1955 Photograph of entrance of the New Frontier (Las Vegas), after 1955 resorts; View of the façade, entrance, and neon sign of the New Frontier from Las Vegas Boulevard. Stamp on back of photo: "Please credit Union Pacific Railroad Photo, Public Relations Department, 422 West 6th...
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