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


Postcard of the MGM Grand Hotel (Las Vegas), 1973-1980
Postcard of the MGM Grand before the 1981 expansion with the words "Greetings for MGM Grand Las Vegas, Nevada." Printed text on back of postcard: "MGM Grand Hotel Las Vegas, Nevada. This unbelievable 120 million dollar, 26 story hotel has 2100 rooms, two major showrooms, five entertainment lounges, a movie theatre, 145,000 square feet of convention space, 75,000 square feet of shopping arcade, five dining rooms and a Jai Alai fronton. Color by allen Photo Inc. Distributed by Ferris H. Scott, 1320 N. Broadway, Santa Ana Calif., 90012, Mirro-Krome Card by H. S. Crocker Co., Inc., anaheim Calif., 92801" 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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