Aerial photograph of the Dunes Hotel (Las Vegas), circa 1960s

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Aerial photograph of the Dunes Hotel (Las Vegas), circa 1960s
Description
The Dunes Hotel and golf course from the air in the 1960s. Print version was created from negative film-- the image on the photograph is reversed.
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Image ID: 0281:0108
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Original Date
1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969
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Site Street Address
3650 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries
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Digital ID
sky000252

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Robert Estes2012-12-12 @ 06:33 PM
the image is inverted or negative. if you are looking at the front of the Dunes, Flamingo Rd should be on the left!
UNLV Library Staff2013-01-08 @ 12:25 PM
Thank you for your keen observation! The photograph we scanned for this image was a print that was apparently created from the 'wrong' side of negative film, which has given us an inverted image. Thanks again for pointing this out to us-- we strive to improve our collections and we appreciate your contribution to the accuracy of our records.
Todd Richmond2013-01-29 @ 12:28 PM
That kind of blew my mind too for a minute. I wondered what the sign was doing on the wrong side of the building.
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