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Rockwell, Leon
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Coll #: MS13
Date: 1841 -1967
Extent: 11 document boxes, 6 cartons (9.62 linear feet)
Location: 1:4:3 - 1:5:1
Collection consists of materials documenting the life of Las Vegas pioneer Leon Rockwell. Many of these materials provide excellent documentation of everyday life and special events in Las Vegas and Nevada from the 1920s-1940s. Collection is comprised of diaries, correspondence, photographs, postcards, Las Vegas community event programs, ledger sheets, business cards and scrapbooks. There are a number of books in the collection as well. Items range in date from early 1895 to 1967. INVENTORY AVAILABLE