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1. Transcript of interview with Faye Todd by Claytee D. White, October 15, 1996 Transcript of interview with Faye Todd by Claytee D. White, October 15, 1996 Interview with Faye Todd conducted by Claytee D. White on October 15, 1996. Featured in Ebony Magazine in 1979, Todd achieved executive status in the Las Vegas gaming industry, serving as Special Events...

2. Transcript of interview with Jackie Brantley by Claytee D. White, October 27, 1996 Transcript of interview with Jackie Brantley by Claytee D. White, October 27, 1996 Interview with Jackie Brantley conducted by Claytee D. White on October 27, 1996. Born in Las Vegas following World War II, Brantley grew up on the Westside. Beginning as a public relations specialist...

3. Transcript of interview with Faye Duncan Daniel by Claytee D. White, October 18, 1996 Transcript of interview with Faye Duncan Daniel by Claytee D. White, October 18, 1996 Interview with Faye Duncan Daniel conducted by Claytee D. White on October 18, 1996. Beginning in clerical work at the Nevada Test Site, Daniel rose to become the Assistant Hotel Manager at Union Plaza...

4. Transcript of interview with Alice Key by Claytee D. White, February 17, 1997 Transcript of interview with Alice Key by Claytee D. White, February 17, 1997 1950-1990 Interview with Alice Key conducted by Claytee D. White on February 17, 1997. Dancer, writer, and community activist, Key served as Deputy Labor Commissioner for the State of Nevada and leader of the NAACP...

5. Transcript of interview with Sarann Knight Preddy by Claytee D. White, June 5, 1997 Transcript of interview with Sarann Knight Preddy by Claytee D. White, June 5, 1997 1950s - 1990s Interview with Sarann Knight Preddy conducted by Claytee D. White on June 5, 1997. Preddy moved to Hawthorne, Nevada, in the 1940s, becoming a business owner and president of the NAACP. Later she moved...

6. Photograph of Dell Ray Rhodes with her husband at the Nevada Club, 1965 Photograph of Dell Ray Rhodes with her husband at the Nevada Club, 1965 Dell Ray Rhodes with her husband, Charles Freeman, in 1965.

7. Photograph of Alice Key with Louis Armstrong, Billy Ekstine, and Count Basie Photograph of Alice Key with Louis Armstrong, Billy Ekstine, and Count Basie Black and white photograph of Alice Key with Louis Armstrong, Billy Ekstine, and Count Basie.

8. Photograph of Anna Bailey at the Paramount Theatre, New York City Photograph of Anna Bailey at the Paramount Theatre, New York City Black and white photograph of Anna Bailey dancing onstage in front of a piano player at the Paramount Theatre in New York City.

9. Film negatives of Joe Louis riding a horse next to the Moulin Rouge float in the Helldorado parade, May Film negatives of Joe Louis riding a horse next to the Moulin Rouge float in the Helldorado parade, May 5, 1955 Black and white negatives of heavyweight boxing champion and Moulin Rouge host Joe Louis riding a horse next to the Moulin Rouge float in the Helldorado parade, dated May 5, 1955.

10. Photograph of Lionel Hampton with members of the Moulin Rouge show group, 1955 Photograph of Lionel Hampton with members of the Moulin Rouge show group, 1955 Black and white photograph of Lionel Hampton with members of the Moulin Rouge show group, dated 1955.

11. Photograph of Vera Lee Stafford and Friends at the Brown Derby Photograph of Vera Lee Stafford and Friends at the Brown Derby Dell Ray Rhodes' mother, Vera Lee Stafford (far right), with friends at the Brown Derby.

12. Transcript of Interview with Jerushia McDonald Hylton & Suzilene McDonald, September 23, 2011 Transcript of Interview with Jerushia McDonald Hylton & Suzilene McDonald, September 23, 2011 Jerushia McDonald-Hylton and Suzilene McDonald are two of five children of entrepreneurial Westside parents, who became successful entertainers and models.

13. Transcript of Interview with Barbara Kirkland Transcript of Interview with Barbara Kirkland On a sunny day in 1946, the train from Shreveport, Louisiana, stopped at The Plaza hotel in downtown Las Vegas like it always did. But on this particular day, Atha Toliver and her only child, twelve-year-old...

14. Audio recording clip from Interview with Barbara Kirkland Audio recording clip from Interview with Barbara Kirkland Part of an interview with Barbara Kirkland by Claytee White on November 12, 2004. Kirkland discusses the growth of the Alpha Kappa Alpha (AKA) sorority since 1960 and the different projects and scholarships...

15. Personal data for Barbara Kirkland Personal data for Barbara Kirkland In 1946, Atha Toliver and her only child, twelve-year-old Barbara, stepped off the train from Shreveport, Louisiana and onto the dusty Western street of Fremont at The Plaza hotel in downtown Las Vegas....

16. Personal data for Johnie B. Wright Personal data for Johnie B. Wright Johnie B. (Sparkman) Wright and Eddie James Wright, Jr. are a retired couple who met, married, and raised their family in Las Vegas. Johnie is a retired nurse’s aide who received her training at Rose...

17. Audio recording clip of interview with D. D. Cotton by Claytee D. White, February 14, 1997 Audio recording clip of interview with D. D. Cotton by Claytee D. White, February 14, 1997 Part of an interview with D. D. Cotton by Claytee White on February 14, 1997. Cotton discusses challenges faced by women dealers and her work as a dancer and dealer in a number of casinos.

18. Transcript of interview with D. D. Cotton by Claytee D. White, February 14, 1997 Transcript of interview with D. D. Cotton by Claytee D. White, February 14, 1997 Interview with D. D. Cotton conducted by Claytee D. White on February 14, 1997. Raised in New York City, Cotton arrived in Las Vegas as a dancer in Cab Calloway's traveling production "The Cotton Club."...

19. Photograph of Marcia and Dave Washington at Marcia's promotion, 2006 Photograph of Marcia and Dave Washington at Marcia's promotion, 2006 Color photograph of Dave and Marcia Washington when Marcia was promoted to Clark County Fire Inspector, September 2006.

20. Video Interview with Ruby Amie Pilot at Vegas PBS, April 12, 2013 Video Interview with Ruby Amie Pilot at Vegas PBS, April 12, 2013 Ruby shares highlights of her life and career path such as working with Hazel Gay, and working as the first fulltime black employee at Sears, and at Palm Mortuary. She provides details of breaking the...
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