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1. 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.

2. Photograph of the front exterior of the Pioneer Club (Las Vegas), circa 1930s Photograph of the front exterior of the Pioneer Club (Las Vegas), circa 1930s gambling casinos; The front exterior of the Pioneer Club with the Beckley's sign still on the roof.

3. 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...

4. Photograph of the front exterior of the original Las Vegas Club (Las Vegas), 1930s Photograph of the front exterior of the original Las Vegas Club (Las Vegas), 1930s gambling casinos; Las Vegas Club in its original location on the south side of Fremont Street next to the Pioneer Club. The Las Vegas Club was the first casino with a neon sign. This photo shows the doors that replaced...

5. Photograph of the front exterior of the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), circa 1930s Photograph of the front exterior of the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), circa 1930s gambling casinos; Boulder Club on Fremont Street in the 1930s. Notice the image of the Hoover (then Boulder) Dam on the marquee. The Apache Bar and Savoy Club can be seen on either side of the Boulder Club. The right side...

6. Photograph of the casino interior of the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), circa 1930s Photograph of the casino interior of the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), circa 1930s gambling casinos; Crowded interior view of the Boulder Club on Fremont Street. Transcribed from original: "The busy Boulder Club, at Las Vegas, Nev., has been in operation since 1929 under the original ownership. Even Faro...

7. Photograph of the casino interior of the Las Vegas Club, 1930s Photograph of the casino interior of the Las Vegas Club, 1930s gambling casinos; Crowded interior view of the Las Vegas Club at its original location. Transcribed from original: "The Las Vegas Club has all standard games, and last year put the first turtle derby, at pari mutuel [sic]...

8. Film transparency of the Northern Club on Fremont Street (Las Vegas), 1931-1943 Film transparency of the Northern Club on Fremont Street (Las Vegas), 1931-1943 gambling casinos; Front of the Northern Club on Fremont Street. There are newspaper boys outside of the casino.

9. Film transparency of the Eldorado Club's interior (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of the Eldorado Club's interior (Las Vegas), circa 1950s gambling casinos; Interior of the Eldorado Club.

10. Film transparency of gamblers at a roulette table (Las Vegas), circa 1950s Film transparency of gamblers at a roulette table (Las Vegas), circa 1950s gambling casinos; Color transparency of gamblers at a roulette table.

11. Photograph of the exterior of the Eldorado Club (Las Vegas), before 1951 Photograph of the exterior of the Eldorado Club (Las Vegas), before 1951 gambling casinos; Eldorado Club on the corner of Fremont and 2nd Street, now Casino Center. Above the Eldorado Club is the Hotel Apache.

12. Photograph of a faro card game in the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), 1953 Photograph of a faro card game in the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), 1953 gambling casinos; Faro table in the Boulder Club Card Room. Transcribed from photo: "The card room at the back of the old Boulder Club where Larry Hazelwood played bridge, Jimmy Young played poker, etc. Permission to take...

13. Photograph of the exterior corner of the Eldorado Club, (Las Vegas), late 1940s Photograph of the exterior corner of the Eldorado Club, (Las Vegas), late 1940s gambling casinos; The Eldorado Club on the northwest corner of Fremont and 2nd Streets in downtown Las Vegas. Signs for the Hotel Apache, Boulder Club and Club Savoy (partially hidden) are also seen.

14. Photograph of the Golden Nugget Gambling Hall (Las Vegas), 1946-1951 Photograph of the Golden Nugget Gambling Hall (Las Vegas), 1946-1951 gambling casinos; Golden Nugget Gambling Hall before its first remodel.

15. Photograph of the bar area of the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), 1953 Photograph of the bar area of the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), 1953 gambling casinos; The long bar on the west side of the Boulder Club, later part of Binion's Horseshoe. Behind the bar is Ben Turner, bar manager, and bartender Chet Blue. Transcribed from original: "About August, 1953,...

16. Photograph of the interior of the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), August 1953 Photograph of the interior of the Boulder Club (Las Vegas), August 1953 gambling casinos; Casino area of the Boulder Club. Transcribed from original: "Inside the old Boulder Club on Fremont St. Now part of the Horseshoe taken from the bar area looking East. In the front Louise (Goble) Meehan,...

17. Photograph of men playing faro in a Fremont Street casino (Las Vegas), circa 1930 Photograph of men playing faro in a Fremont Street casino (Las Vegas), circa 1930 gambling casinos; Men playing a game of faro in an early Fremont Street casino. Stamp on back of photo: "Vegas Studio & Camera Supply, 116 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, Nevada"

18. Photograph of men playing card games in a Fremont Street casino (Las Vegas), circa 1930 Photograph of men playing card games in a Fremont Street casino (Las Vegas), circa 1930 gambling casinos; Early casino interior showing men playing cards. Notice the ashtrays on the floor and the general cleanliness of the room. Stamp on back of photo: "Not for Reproduction, Positively no release, Vegas Studio...

19. Photograph of the Arizona Club under construction (Las Vegas), 1905 Photograph of the Arizona Club under construction (Las Vegas), 1905 gambling casinos; Arizona Club on Block 16 while it was under construction in 1905. Transcribed from back of photo: "Present Arizona Club on North First St. during construction. Built by Jim A. McIntosh in the summer of...

20. Photograph of the Boulder Club interior (Las Vegas), circa 1930s Photograph of the Boulder Club interior (Las Vegas), circa 1930s gambling casinos; People playing blackjack in the Boulder Club on Fremont Street.
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