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1. Film transparency of the front exterior of the Nevada Club (Las Vegas), between 1951-1960 Film transparency of the front exterior of the Nevada Club (Las Vegas), between 1951-1960 gambling casinos; nighttime view of the front exterior of the Nevada Club. The California Club and Pioneer Club, featuring Vegas Vic, are seen in the background.

2. Proposal for the Xanadu Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), October 30, 1975 Proposal for the Xanadu Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), October 30, 1975 resorts Binder containing the proposal for the Xanadu resort, including conceptual sketches, pictures of mockups, and detailed proposal documents. Unbuilt project. Page 75 of proposal is missing. Stamped or labeled...

3. Photograph of the "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Nevada" sign, circa 1970s Photograph of the "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Nevada" sign, circa 1970s National Historic Landmarks "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Nevada" sign with the Hacienda in the background. Stamp on back of photo: "Las Vegas News Bureau, Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, 25655, Don English, Jim Vorrup, Jerry...

4. Photograph of the Desert Inn tower and swimming pool (Las Vegas), circa 1960s Photograph of the Desert Inn tower and swimming pool (Las Vegas), circa 1960s resorts Two female guests in the swimming pool at the Desert Inn with the tower in the background.

5. Photograph of the ''Welcome Home Howard'' sign with the Landmark tower and Convention Center (Las Vegas), Photograph of the ''Welcome Home Howard'' sign with the Landmark tower and Convention Center (Las Vegas), 1972 gambling casinos; convention centers; "Welcome Home Howard" sign with the Landmark Hotel and Casino and Las Vegas Convention Center in the background. Handwritten text on photo sleeve: "Outdoor sign which reads, 'Welcome Home, Howard!' to...

6. 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

7. Film transparency, Harrah's Tahoe with a view of Lake Tahoe and the mountains, after 1976 Film transparency, Harrah's Tahoe with a view of Lake Tahoe and the mountains, after 1976 resorts; View of Harrah's Tahoe with Lake Tahoe and the mountains in the background.

8. Film transparency of the patio area and swimming pool at Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa Film transparency of the patio area and swimming pool at Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts Daytime view from the Desrt Inn patio of the guests in the swimming pool and courtyard area. A wing of hotel rooms is seen in the background.

9. Film transparency of a Conestoga wagon in the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of a Conestoga wagon in the Last Frontier Village (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts; People and horses in front of a Conestoga wagon in the Last Frontier Village. A livery stable building is seen in the background.

10. Photograph of metal framework for the neon sign for the Las Vegas Club (Las Vegas), 1948 Photograph of metal framework for the neon sign for the Las Vegas Club (Las Vegas), 1948 gambling casinos; Framework for the Las Vegas Club Sign on Fremont Street. The back of the Pioneer Club sign is seen in the background.

11. Photograph of the exterior of the Mint (Las Vegas), 1957 Photograph of the exterior of the Mint (Las Vegas), 1957 resorts; The Mint on Fremont Street before its expansion around the corner of First Street. The Boulder Club is seen in the background.

12. Photograph of Las Vegas hotel signs, 1968 Photograph of Las Vegas hotel signs, 1968 business districts; The signs for the Frontier, Silver Slipper and Desert Inn at twilight, with the Sands tower in the background.

13. Photograph of courtyard, Last Frontier village (Las Vegas), circa 1950 Photograph of courtyard, Last Frontier village (Las Vegas), circa 1950 resorts; Three people resting in the courtyard of the Last Frontier Village at the Hotel Last Frontier. The "Gay Nineties" Bar, Club "21," and the Ramona Room are seen in the background.

14. Photograph of the exterior corner of the Mint after its expansion (Las Vegas), 1958 Photograph of the exterior corner of the Mint after its expansion (Las Vegas), 1958 resorts; The corner of the Mint at Fremont and First Streets after its first expansion in 1958. The Boulder Club and Hotel Fremont are seen in the background.

15. Postcard of the front exterior of the Aladdin (Las Vegas), 1966 Postcard of the front exterior of the Aladdin (Las Vegas), 1966 resorts; Daytime view of the front exterior and south side of the Aladdin Hotel and Casino, seen from Las Vegas Boulevard. The 'Ice Cream Chair' neon sign are seen in the foreground. The Jackie Mason Show is featured...

16. 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...

17. Photograph of exterior corner of the Golden Nugget Gambling Hall at dusk (Las Vegas), circa 1951 Photograph of exterior corner of the Golden Nugget Gambling Hall at dusk (Las Vegas), circa 1951 gambling casinos; View of the neon signs on the exterior corner of the Golden Nugget Gambling Hall at Fremont and Second Streets. Signs for the Lucky Strike and Pioneer Club are seen in the background.

18. Photograph of assembly of the Mint neon sign (Las Vegas), 1957 Photograph of assembly of the Mint neon sign (Las Vegas), 1957 resorts; Workers assemble the vertical neon sign over the entrance to the Mint. Part of the Boulder Club is seen next door. Part of the Silver Palace can be seen in the background.

19. 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.

20. Film transparency of the front exterior of the Las Vegas Club (Las Vegas), between 1956-1958 Film transparency of the front exterior of the Las Vegas Club (Las Vegas), between 1956-1958 gambling casinos; The fa├žade of the Las Vegas Club after it moved to the north side of Fremont Street. The Silver Palace is seen in the background.
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