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1. Photograph of the Silver Slipper electric sign in front of the Young Electric Sign Company (Las Vegas), Photograph of the Silver Slipper electric sign in front of the Young Electric Sign Company (Las Vegas), 1958 industrial buildings; Three men, with plans in hand, stand in front of the oversized silver slipper built for the Silver Slipper Gambling Hall. The slipper is mounted on the bed of a delivery truck. The front of the Young Electric...

2. Photograph of an artist's concept of the electric sign on the exterior corner of the Golden Nugget Gambling Photograph of an artist's concept of the electric sign on the exterior corner of the Golden Nugget Gambling Hall (Las Vegas), 1945 gambling casinos; Annotated artist's sketch of the Golden Nugget's exterior electric and neon sign at night. A label near the bottom right says "Produced by Young Electric Sign Co." Measurements and a flashing schedule...

3. Photograph of worker with Vegas Vic's head in the YESCO shop (Salt Lake City), 1951 Photograph of worker with Vegas Vic's head in the YESCO shop (Salt Lake City), 1951 industrial buildings; A worker is shown with the head of Vegas Vic (for the Pioneer Club in Las Vegas), prior to having neon tubing installed, in the YESCO shop in Salt Lake City.

4. Photograph of unfinished portions of Vegas Vic's body sign (Salt Lake City), 1951 Photograph of unfinished portions of Vegas Vic's body sign (Salt Lake City), 1951 Industrial buildings; Two men look at the unfinished body of Vegas Vic (for the Pioneer Club in Las Vegas) leaning against the outside of the YESCO shop in Salt Lake City.

5. Photograph of the electric and neon sign for the El Rancho Vegas (Las Vegas), 1941 Photograph of the electric and neon sign for the El Rancho Vegas (Las Vegas), 1941 resorts; The original El Rancho Vegas sign. Cabaret singer Hildegarde is featured on the sign.

6. Photograph of the front exterior of the Mint Hotel (Las Vegas), circa 1957 Photograph of the front exterior of the Mint Hotel (Las Vegas), circa 1957 resorts; The Mint on Fremont Street before its expansion in 1958.

7. Photograph of a scale model of the Aladdin Hotel's sign (Las Vegas), 1966 Photograph of a scale model of the Aladdin Hotel's sign (Las Vegas), 1966 resorts; Detailed scale model of the sign and marquee for the Aladdin Hotel and Casino.

8. Photograph of the installation of a neon sign for El Rancho Vegas (Las Vegas), 1941 Photograph of the installation of a neon sign for El Rancho Vegas (Las Vegas), 1941 resorts; View of workers assembling a neon sign for the El Rancho Vegas on the east side of Las Vegas Boulevard across from the complex.

9. Photograph of the Sahara Hotel and Casino sign assembly (Las Vegas), 1980 Photograph of the Sahara Hotel and Casino sign assembly (Las Vegas), 1980 resorts; Crane placing the last section of the Sahara neon sign, which at the time was the tallest free standing sign in the world. The sign says 'Del Webb's Sahara.'

10. Photograph of the neon sign of the Thunderbird Hotel (Las Vegas), 1948 Photograph of the neon sign of the Thunderbird Hotel (Las Vegas), 1948 resorts; The neon sign of the Thunderbird Hotel.

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 assembly of the neon sign in front of the Las Vegas Club (Las Vegas), 1948 Photograph of assembly of the neon sign in front of the Las Vegas Club (Las Vegas), 1948 gambling casinos; Workers assemble the vertical neon sign in front of the Las Vegas Club while people pass underneath.

13. Photograph of the neon sign for the Sands Hotel (Las Vegas) as seen from under the hotel's porte-cochère Photograph of the neon sign for the Sands Hotel (Las Vegas) as seen from under the hotel's porte-cochère (Googie architectural design), 1952 resorts; View of the Sands neon sign from under the porte-cochère.

14. Photograph of an entrance sign to the Sahara casino (Las Vegas), circa 1980s Photograph of an entrance sign to the Sahara casino (Las Vegas), circa 1980s resorts; Outdoor sign marking the casino entrance for the Sahara.

15. Photograph of the exterior corner of the Horseshoe Club (Las Vegas), circa early 1960s Photograph of the exterior corner of the Horseshoe Club (Las Vegas), circa early 1960s resorts; The exterior corner of the Horseshoe Club on the corner of Fremont and Second Streets.

16. 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...

17. Photograph of structural framework in front the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), 1980 Photograph of structural framework in front the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), 1980 resorts; Structural steel framework for the 1980 Sahara sign.

18. Photograph of the Googie style porte-cochère, entrance and neon sign of the Sahara Hotel and Casino Photograph of the Googie style porte-cochère, entrance and neon sign of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), 1952 resorts; Nighttime view of the porte-cochère and neon sign at the entrance to the Sahara.

19. Photograph of the exterior corner of the Mint (Las Vegas), between 1958-1964 Photograph of the exterior corner of the Mint (Las Vegas), between 1958-1964 resorts; The corner of the Mint at Fremont and First Streets after its first expansion in 1958.

20. Photograph of the neon sign in front of Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Photograph of the neon sign in front of Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts Nighttime view of the neon sign at the entrance to Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn.
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