Postcard of the MGM Grand Hotel (Las Vegas), 1973-1980


Postcard of the MGM Grand Hotel (Las Vegas), 1973-1980
The pre-1981 MGM Grand in the evening. Printed text on back of postcard: "The coming attraction of our time is here. MGM Grand Hotel- Las Vegas, a &100 million dollar fantasy. 2100 rooms and suites. The Celebrity Room, reserved for superstars. The Ziegfeld Room, for lavish revues. The Lion's Den, a lively show lounge. Six restaurants. The MGM movie theatre. Tennis. Swimming pools. Health clubs. Shops. And Jai alai, the world's fastest game, in a 2200-seat arena." The MGM Grand Hotel was burned by a fire in 1980, rebuilt in 1981, and sold to Bally's Corporation to become Bally's Las Vegas in 1985.
Image ID: Martin Stern Photo Coll.
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Original Date
1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980
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3645 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV
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Graphic Elements (TGM)
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Genre (TGM)
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