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Total manuscripts: 5

Heffner, Van V.
Coll #: 93-34
Date: 1980s-1990s
Extent: 2 linear feet (2 record storage boxes)
Location: 4:7:6
Collection contains the convention programs for Nevada Lodgings (for the Nevada Hotel and Motel Association) annual meetings and the Chef of the Year convention, and the Food Executive Newsletter, Nevada Hospitality, Nevada Lodging, International Food Service Executive Association Magazine and other culinary and lodging/management publications.

Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce
Coll #: 96-07
Date: 1911 - 1988
Extent: 14 boxes
Location: 13:6:4-13:6:6
Collection is comprised of organizational records of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce. Materials include Board of Directors' meetings - minutes (incomplete); financial records, news clippings, photographs, correspondence, reports, publications and scrapbooks. There are a series of files on the history of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce and Las Vegas News Bureau. Includes some Chamber of Commerce publications. Additional material added in 2012-13.
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Nevada Commission on Tourism
Coll #: 97-01
Date: 1986-1990s
Extent: 2.0 linear feet
Location: 6:7:5 - 6:7:6
Collection consists of news clippings, magazine articles, and manuscripts regarding the Las Vegas office of the Nevada Commission on Tourism.

Stardust Hotel/Casino Convention Information Cards
Coll #: 2003-03
Date: ca. 1960s
Extent: 2 record storage boxes (2 linear feet)
Location: 10:7:1 - 10:7:2
Collection contains the contact information and convention plans (for the Stardust Hotel) for thousands of companies from around the United States on index cards, indexed by geographic location.

Stern, Belle Tyktin
Coll #: 88-108
Date: 1940 - 1985
Extent: 1 document box (.42 linear feet)
Location: 3:10:3
Collection contains brochures, Nevada History crossword puzzles, trail maps and itineraries for Nevada Discovery Tours, Jean Ford Co., and the Last Frontier Hotel/Casino. These were tours designed to provide the customer with an informative, fun history lesson. Some of the itineraries included stops at the Hoover Dam and hiking and staying along the Old Spanish Trail.