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0306
Ackerman, Mary and Arthur

0306
MARY AND ARTHUR ACKERMAN COLLECTION

0001 Aerial photo of Las Vegas, Nevada Ca. 1955. On the east side of the Strip from left to right: The Riviera and The Desert Inn (also showing the golf course). On the west side of the Strip from left to right: The Royal Nevada, The Silver Slipper, and the New Frontier. The Last Frontier Village is pictured to the left of the New Frontier including the Sports Drome track that was used for jalopy races and rodeos.
0002 Aerial photo of Las Vegas, Nevada Ca. 1955. The building on the west side of the Strip toward the right is the Dunes Hotel and Casino. In the center on the east side of the Strip is the Flamingo with the Sands Hotel and Casino to the north. The large tract of land in the upper left is the golf course of the Desert Inn.
0003 Aerial photo of Las Vegas, Nevada looking north on the Strip Ca. 1955. The tract of land in the middle-right is the Desert Inn Golf Course; the Desert Inn Casino is located immediately to the left of the tract of land; below is the Sands and Flamingo. The Riviera is north of the Desert Inn.    On the west side of the strip across from the Desert Inn is the New Frontier. The Last Frontier Village is pictured to the north of the New Frontier including the Sports Drome track (to the left) that was used for jalopy races and rodeos. The Royal Nevada is located to the north of the Frontier Village. The Dunes is located on the west side of the Strip in the middle of the photo.
0004 Aerial photo of Las Vegas, Nevada Ca. 1955. On the east side of the Strip from left to right: The Desert Inn (also showing the golf course) and part of the Sands is visible at the far right. On the west side of the Strip from left to right: The Silver Slipper, and the New Frontier. The Last Frontier Village is pictured to the left of the New Frontier including the Sports Drome track that was used for jalopy races and rodeos.
0005 Aerial photo of Las Vegas, Nevada Ca. 1955. The following casinos are pictured: The Sands (partially visible on the far left), the Flamingo (center), and the Dunes (right).
0006 Aerial photo of Las Vegas, Nevada Ca. 1955. The El Rancho is pictured at the bottom left; across the street is the Thunderbird Hotel and Casino, and the Riviera is to the right. The Joe E. Brown Race Track is pictured at the top of the photo.
0007 An aerial view of Disneyland Ca. 1950s.
0008 Aerial photo of Las Vegas, Nevada Ca. 1955. The Sands Hotel and Casino is pictured in the center, and the Desert Inn Country Club Golf Course is located at the top left.
0009 Aerial photo of Las Vegas, Nevada Ca. 1955; the intersection of Sahara and the Las Vegas Blvd.    Pictured on the east side of the Strip from left to right: The Sahara Hotel and Casino and the Thunderbird Hotel and Casino. The El Rancho Hotel and Casino is pictured on the west side of the Strip. The Joe E. Brown Race Track is in the top-middle.
0010 Aerial photo of Las Vegas, Nevada Ca. 1955. The Dunes Hotel and Casino is pictured in the center, and the Flamingo Hotel and Casino is to the left.
0011 Aerial photo of Las Vegas, Nevada Ca. 1955.    Pictured on the east side of the Las Vegas Blvd. are the Desert Inn Hotel and Casino and the Desert Inn Country Club and Golf Course. Pictured on the west side of the Las Vegas Blvd. from left to right: The Royal Nevada, The Silver Slipper, and the New Frontier. The Last Frontier Village is pictured to the left of the New Frontier including the Sports Drome track that was used for jalopy races and rodeos.



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