Southern Nevada Jewish Community Digital Heritage Project

How Can You Help?

Share Your Life Story

with the Oral History Research Center so future generations may hear and read your story in your own words.
Call 702-895-2222 or email special.collections@unlv.edu to set up an appointment.

Donate your Personal, family, or Organizational Archive

(including photographs, scrapbooks, diaries, correspondence, newsletters, brochures, and more) to preserve your legacy as part of Southern Nevada’s historical record in Special Collections. Call 702-895-2222 or email special.collections@unlv.edu to set up an appointment.

Make a Financial Donation

to the Southern Nevada Jewish Community Digital Heritage Project and help the UNLV Libraries in its efforts to document the rich and diverse history of Jews in Southern Nevada. Give online, mail in a pledge, or call 702-895-2239.

Past presidents of Temple Beth Sholom, circa 1978. (Standing L-R) Mel Moss, Jack Entratter, Harry Wallenstein, Al Goot, David Zenoff, Jack Mack. (Seated L-R) Nate Mack, Mike Gordon, Lloyd Katz.

Irwin Molasky, Merv Adelson, Tommy McDonald, Howard Capps, and Stardust Bluebell dancers Valda Boyne and Gaby Whitaker bury a time capsule to commemorate the opening of the Stardust Hotel Golf Course in 1961. Valda and Esper Esau Collection, UNLV Libraries Special Collections.