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Hotel International (later the Hilton)
International Hotel 1969* Opened 3000 Paradise
International Hotel 1972 Sold & Renamed Las Vegas Hilton
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UNLV Special Collections holds: pavilion, architectural drawings; pavilion, structural, plumbing, mechanical drawings; pavilion, renting and seating plans, sound equipment info, tennis courts; pavilion, preliminary drawings; 2nd tower addition. Architectural drawings 1-9; 2nd tower addition, architectural drawings 10-37; 2nd tower addition, structural and plumbing drawings; 2nd tower addition, mechanical and electrical E8 & E8A drawings; 2nd tower addition, surveys, site plan, floor plan, preliminaries; 2nd tower addition, void & paster sheets; architectural, structural, plumbing, mechanical; coffee shop; laundry, architectural, structural; laundry, plumbing, mechanical, & preliminaries; food & beverage storage addition, architectural & structural; food & beverage storage addition, plumbing, mechanical, electrical, preliminaries; banquet storage addition, architectural, structural, plumbing, mechanical, electrical, & theater preliminaries; executive offices; 3rd tower addition, architectural 1-15; 3rd tower addition, architectural 16-31, structural; 3rd tower addition, plumbing, mechanical, electrical; 3rd tower addition, miscellaneous sheets; sundry alterations, master exit; sundry alterations, mechanical, food & beverage mechanical, as-builts; 3rd tower Café Éclair; exterior rehab, phase I – 1991; preliminary tennis building, Benihana Restaurant preliminary; tennis pavilion & banquet room; working drawings, structural, mechanical, electrical on sepia; central plant architectural & electrical working drawings, R7R office annex, survey of property, claims office plan; pavilion west renting plan, full & half size negatives, new casino plan, pavilion west landscape plan, 29th floor suite remodel; 1 AX thru 3 CX and master exit plans, master fire & electrical; original sundry alterations 1-9, 9a, 9b and valet parking pool side keno, 2nd floor executive offices, casino pit alterations, miscellaneous working drawings; pavilion west architectural working drawings & preliminaries; entertainment lounge alterations, Benihana restaurant miscellaneous; international restaurants, employees cafeteria architectural & structural, north tower 29th floor suites – 1986; 1/16” and 1/40” drawings on mylar - 1987 and 1990; 29th floor east & center and 28th floor architectural working drawings; both pool decks & spa, architectural working drawings, landscape; coffee shop, crystal bar & keno, lounge & baccarat, liquor dispensing, Elvis windscreen, basement human resources, construction office – 1988; void office building, sales & catering; sign paint shop, architectural, structural, mechanical, electrical working drawings; Crown Room kitchen, architectural, structural, mechanical, electrical working drawings & preliminary storage room; 1st floor credit office, architectural, mechanical, electrical working drawings; laundry remodel. Structural, mechanical, electrical working drawings, miscellaneous suite plans, V.I.P. counter, V.I.P. pool; race & sports book; employee garage & office building preliminaries - 1987-8; exterior rehabilitation, master plot plans, easements on south property line – 1988; 2nd tower pavilion, front office, food & beverage, banquet storage, mechanical feasibility, area #9 sundry; 1989 Tracey Corp. offices, 1991 basement corporation offices, showroom, coffee shop, kitchen, sales/catering preliminaries, 1989-92 Crown Room, 1992 East Tower suites, master exit, 1993 casino slot area, 1992-3 ADA; 1988 interior rehabilitation, 1990 casino remodel sections A,B,C,F, 1991 sports book, 1988 temporary casino exit; garage – 1988; 1988 core kitchen, baccarat, 1989 casino executive offices, 28th floor remodel; 1993 30th floor, 1990 convention & casino toilets, 1998 Baronshire & Steakhouse lounge; 1991 planning commission submittal – exterior rehabilitation, exterior elevator enclosure, 1992 exterior glass replacement; 1992 Benihanna Restaurant exhaust system, 1993 June Avansino apartment, miscellaneous drawings; exterior rehabilitation, phase I – 1991; 1998 Kovacs octunda & preliminaries – 1989; 1991 exterior rehabilitation, phase II and 1990 master plans; 1991 sales/catering, high roller baccarat, 1992 V.I.P. & Elvis villas.
Other size measure:
100,000 sq.ft. Casino
2003 Colony Capital bought from Caesars Entertainment
Hilton Hotels Corp.
1969 Built and opened by Kirk Kerkorian (the International)
Taylor International Corp.
3000 Paradise Rd
Las Vegas, NV
International Hotel. International Hotel
1969* Opened 3000 Paradise Rd.
International Hotel 1972 Sold & Renamed Las Vegas Hilton