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Morelli, Antonio
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Coll #: 2009-17
Date: 1920s-1970s
Extent: 2.09 linear feet (5 document boxes)
Location: 3:11:2 - 3:11:3
The collection is comprised of photographs that chronicle the professional and private life of longtime Sands Hotel orchestra conductor, Antonio Morelli, and his wife Helen. There are three scrapbooks spanning the years 1920 through the 1970s and one box of sound recording tapes. Also included is a box of slides from Thailand and snapshots from his early life in Pennsylvania dating back to 1910. The collection also documents Morellis efforts to provide classical music concerts for the Las Vegas community and his involvement with the Guardian Angel Church on the Las Vegas Strip.
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