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1. Photograph of a model of the Fremont Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), circa early 1950s Photograph of a model of the Fremont Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), circa early 1950s resorts; Large model of the Fremont Hotel and Casino.

2. Photograph of gamblers in an early Las Vegas casino, 1930s Photograph of gamblers in an early Las Vegas casino, 1930s gambling casinos; Gamblers at gaming tables in an early Las Vegas Casino.

3. Photograph of the exterior and marquee of the Thunderbird Hotel at night (Las Vegas), circa late1960s Photograph of the exterior and marquee of the Thunderbird Hotel at night (Las Vegas), circa late1960s resorts; Nighttime view of the sign in front of the Thunderbird Hotel, and the neon and electric signage spanning the length of the hotel. On the sign in front of the entrance: "Kings IV. Buckley and Collins. Thoroughly...

4. Newspaper clipping, They call him Mr. Frontier, Hughes Nevada Preview, August 1, 1972 Newspaper clipping, They call him Mr. Frontier, Hughes Nevada Preview, August 1, 1972 Newspaper article about the Frontier casino executive Mort Saiger from the Hughes Nevada Preview. The article is laminated onto a wooden presentation plaque.

5. Film transparency of the front exterior of the Thunderbird Hotel in early evening (Las vegas), circa Film transparency of the front exterior of the Thunderbird Hotel in early evening (Las vegas), circa 1950s resorts; View of the front exterior of the Thunderbird Hotel in the early evening, with neon signs lit.

6. Photograph of a Las Vegas gambling scene, 1930s Photograph of a Las Vegas gambling scene, 1930s gambling casinos; Gambling in an early Las Vegas casino, probably the Frontier Club. Compare the bare interior with modern casino interiors.

7. Photograph of a rendering of the proposed Thunderbird Hotel tower (Las Vegas), early 1970s Photograph of a rendering of the proposed Thunderbird Hotel tower (Las Vegas), early 1970s resorts; Artist's conception of the proposed tower for the Thunderbird Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Rendered by Siegfried Knop.

8. Postcard showing the Hotel Last Frontier property (Las Vegas), 1942-1955 Postcard showing the Hotel Last Frontier property (Las Vegas), 1942-1955 resorts; View of the Hotel Last Frontier property with a dirt road in the foreground. Transcribed from front of postcard: "Hotel Last Frontier: The early West in modern splendor at Las Vegas, Nevada."

9. Photograph of YESCO workers installing Vegas Vic at the Pioneer Club (Las Vegas), 1951 Photograph of YESCO workers installing Vegas Vic at the Pioneer Club (Las Vegas), 1951 gambling casinos; Workers installing the now-famous Vegas Vic sign on the front of the Pioneer Club. Stamped on back of photo: "Photo by Desert Sea News Bureau. Las Vegas, Nevada." Transcribed from photo sleeve: "First...

10. Photograph of a parade on Fremont Street (Las Vegas), 1948 Photograph of a parade on Fremont Street (Las Vegas), 1948 business districts; Transcribed from original: "Circa 1948. A Shrine band marches down Fremont Street during an early parade." This parade was in support of the 1948 elections, as indicated by the banner in the photo, urging...

11. Architectural drawing of the Hacienda (Las Vegas), plot plan conceptual drawing, 1950-1955 Architectural drawing of the Hacienda (Las Vegas), plot plan conceptual drawing, 1950-1955 resorts; Conceptual drawing of the plot plan of the Hacienda from the early 1950s. Original medium: ink on tracing paper

12. Architectural drawing of the Hacienda (Las Vegas), casino plan, January 6, 1955 Architectural drawing of the Hacienda (Las Vegas), casino plan, January 6, 1955 resorts; Early plans for the Lady Luck, later the Hacienda. Drawn on paper with pencil.

13. Architectural drawing of the Hacienda (Las Vegas), alternate plot plan, January 6, 1955 Architectural drawing of the Hacienda (Las Vegas), alternate plot plan, January 6, 1955 resorts; Early plans for the Lady Luck, later the Hacienda. "VOID" written on the drawing. Drawn by: M.S. Original medium: pencil on paper.

14. Photograph of the restaurant at the Flamingo Hotel (Las Vegas), 1947-1948 Photograph of the restaurant at the Flamingo Hotel (Las Vegas), 1947-1948 resorts; An early view of the restaurant area at the Flamingo Hotel in 1947 or 1948

15. Postcard showing the Hotel Last Frontier (Las Vegas), 1942-1955 Postcard showing the Hotel Last Frontier (Las Vegas), 1942-1955 resorts; View of the Hotel Last Frontier property. Transcribed from front of postcard: "Hotel Last Frontier: The early West in modern splendor at Las Vegas, Nevada."

16. Architectural drawing of the Hacienda (Las Vegas), plot plan conceptual sketch, 1950-1955 Architectural drawing of the Hacienda (Las Vegas), plot plan conceptual sketch, 1950-1955 resorts; Conceptual drawing of the plot plan of the Hacienda from the early 1950s. Original medium: pencil on parchment

17. Architectural drawing of the Hacienda (Las Vegas), plot plan and site improvement, January 1, 1955 Architectural drawing of the Hacienda (Las Vegas), plot plan and site improvement, January 1, 1955 resorts; Early plans for the Lady Luck, later the Hacienda. Drawn by: M.S. Original medium: pencil on paper.

18. Photograph of the Googie style façade of the Flamingo Hotel (Las Vegas), early 1950s Photograph of the Googie style façade of the Flamingo Hotel (Las Vegas), early 1950s resorts; The front entrance to the Flamingo Hotel before the construction of the Champagne Tower

19. Film negative of Fremont Street looking west (Las Vegas), circa 1932 Film negative of Fremont Street looking west (Las Vegas), circa 1932 business districts; Fremont Street from the roof of the Sal Segav in the early 1930s.

20. Postcard showing the Sahara from The Strip (Las Vegas), June 28, 1981 Postcard showing the Sahara from The Strip (Las Vegas), June 28, 1981 resorts; View of the Sahara hotel, casino, sign, and tower in the early 1980s. Handwritten transcription from original: "M DeCella(?). 11.24, 6/28/81."
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