Personal data for Ruth Eppenger D'Hondt


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Personal data for Ruth Eppenger D'Hondt
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Born and raised in Las Vegas, D'Hondt was one of the early black cocktail servers on the Las Vegas Strip, working at Caesars Palace for twenty-six years. D'Hondt's family owned a restaurant, Mattie's Cafe, and her father also worked at the Nevada Test Site. Collection items for Ruth Eppenger D'Hondt include: interview transcript; audio clip; photographs.
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