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1. Photograph of assembly of the neon sign in front of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), 1980 Photograph of assembly of the neon sign in front of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), 1980 resorts; Assembly of the Sahara Hotel and Casino neon sign, which at the time was the tallest free standing sign in the world.

2. Photograph of construction of the neon sign in front of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), 1980 Photograph of construction of the neon sign in front of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), 1980 resorts; A piece of the neon sign for the Sahara Hotel and Casino is hoisted by crane above the Sahara's sign on Las Vegas Boulevard.

3. Photograph of the front the Sahara Hotel and Casino at dusk (Las Vegas), 1980 Photograph of the front the Sahara Hotel and Casino at dusk (Las Vegas), 1980 resorts; View at dusk of the neon sign in front of the Sahara Hotel and Casino. The sign says 'Del Webb's Sahara.' Don Rickles and Buddy Greco are featured.

4. Aerial photograph of the original Sahara Hotel and Casino complex (Las Vegas), circa 1955 Aerial photograph of the original Sahara Hotel and Casino complex (Las Vegas), circa 1955 resorts; Aerial view of the Sahara Hotel and Casino complex in its original configuration.

5. Photograph of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), after 1963 Photograph of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), after 1963 resorts; The Sahara complex after the 1963 completion of the 24 room tower, which was the tallest building in Nevada at the time.

6. Photograph of construction on the porte-cochère of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), circa 1980 Photograph of construction on the porte-cochère of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), circa 1980 resorts; Sahara porte-cochère under construction.

7. Photograph of gamblers at a baccarat table in the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), circa 1970s Photograph of gamblers at a baccarat table in the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), circa 1970s resorts; Gamblers at a baccarat table in the Sahara Casino. Stamp on back of photo: "Las Vegas News Bureau, Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, 25655, Don English, Jim Vorrup, Jerry Abbott, Joe Buck, Gary Angell,...

8. Postcard showing the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), mid 1970s Postcard showing the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), mid 1970s resorts; View of the facade of the Sahara from the Strip with the text "Greetings from Las Vegas." Transcribed from back of postcard: "World Famous Sahara Hotel. 'On-The-Strip' in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo by Mac...

9. Film transparency of the Googie style façade of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), early-mid 1960s Film transparency of the Googie style façade of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), early-mid 1960s resorts; Daytime view of the front exterior of the Sahara as seen from Las Vegas Boulevard after the addition of the first hotel tower. Signs show Eleanor Powell headlining in the Congo Room and Don Rickles headlining...

10. Film transparency of the Googie style entrance and porte-cochère of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Film transparency of the Googie style entrance and porte-cochère of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), circa 1950s resorts; Daytime view of the entrance, neon sign, and porte-cochère of the Sahara.

11. Film transparency of the exterior of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas) showing its Googie style Film transparency of the exterior of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas) showing its Googie style porte-cochère, circa 1950s resorts; Daytime view of the Sahara Hotel showing a hotel wing, the porte-cochère, and neon sign.

12. Photograph of construction of the Sahara (Las Vegas), circa 1966 Photograph of construction of the Sahara (Las Vegas), circa 1966 resorts; Construction of the 1966 tower addition to the Sahara Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

13. 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.'

14. 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.

15. 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.

16. 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."

17. Photograph of a rendering of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), circa 1963 Photograph of a rendering of the Sahara Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas), circa 1963 resorts; Concept drawing of the Sahara expansion, possibly the 1963 expansion of the convention center area. Color rendering by Siegfried Knop.

18. Photograph of a rendering of the Sahara Hotel and Casino complex (Las Vegas), circa 1957 Photograph of a rendering of the Sahara Hotel and Casino complex (Las Vegas), circa 1957 resorts; Artist's birds-eye view conception of the Sahara Hotel complex with the addition of the first tower. Black and white rendering by Siegfried Knop.

19. 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.

20. Photograph of the neon sign in front of the Sahara at night (Las Vegas), circa early 1960s Photograph of the neon sign in front of the Sahara at night (Las Vegas), circa early 1960s resorts; The entrance and signs of the Sahara at night.
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