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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. 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.

3. Postcard of the MGM Grand Hotel (Las Vegas), 1973-1980 Postcard of the MGM Grand Hotel (Las Vegas), 1973-1980 resorts; Postcard of the MGM Grand before the 1981 expansion with the words "Greetings for MGM Grand Las Vegas, Nevada." Printed text on back of postcard: "MGM Grand Hotel Las Vegas, Nevada. This unbelievable 120...

4. 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...

5. 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,'...

6. 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.

7. 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...

8. 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.

9. 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.

10. 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....

11. 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...

12. Postcard showing the Hacienda swimming pool (Las Vegas), late 1950s Postcard showing the Hacienda swimming pool (Las Vegas), late 1950s swimming pools; Olympic size swimming pool at the Hacienda Hotel. Printed text on back of postcard: "Las Vegas Hacienda. The warmth of Western hospitality and the luxury of resort-hotel living are ideally blended at the...
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