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Neon in Nevada

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Slide Tray #1 Las Vegas

0001    (1)    Hotel National, ca. 1920s.
0002    (2)    Western Casino, ca. 1930s.
0003    (3)    Fremont Street, ca. 1930s.
0004    (4)    Las Vegas Club, ca. 1930s.
0005    (5)    2nd and Fremont Streets, ca. 1930s.
0006    (6)    2nd and Fremont Streets, ca. 1940s.
0007    (7)    Fremont Street, ca. 1940s.
0008    (8)    El Rancho Vegas, 1940s.
0009    (9)    El Rancho Vegas, late 1940s.
0010    (10) Frontier Club, late 1940s.
0011    (11) 2nd and Fremont Streets, 1950s.
0012    (12) Desert Inn, ca. 1950s.
0013    (13) Flamingo Hotel, ca. 1950s.
0014    (14) Lucky Strike Club, ca. 1950s.
0015    (15) Fremont Hotel, Fremont Street, ca. 1950s.
0016    (16) El Cortez Hotel, ca. 1950s.
0017    (17) City Welcoming Sign entering Las Vegas from Los Angeles
0018    (18) Las Vegas at night, ca. 1980s.
0019    (19) Moonrise over Las Vegas, 1986.
0020    (20) Fremont Street, New Year’s Eve, ca. 1980s.
0021    (21) Golden Nugget Casino, ca. 1930s.
0022    (22) Golden Nugget Hotel/Casino, c. 1970s
0023    (23) Golden Nugget Hotel/Casino, 1986
0024    (24) Fremont Street, ca. 1980s.
0025    (25) Fremont Street at night, 1986
0026    (26) Night view (time lapse) Fremont Street, ca. 1980s.
0027    (27) Pioneer and Las Vegas Clubs, ca. 1930s.
0028    (28) Pioneer Club, 1st and Fremont streets, ca. 1940s.
0029    (29) “Vegas Vic” on Fremont Street, ca. 1930s.
0030    (30) Pioneer Club, ca. 1980s.
0031    (31) Horseshoe Club, 1986.
0032    (32) Fremont Street detail, ca. 1980s.
0033    (33) Aerial view of Union Plaza Hotel, ca. 1980s.
0034    (34) The Four Queens, 1986
0035    (35) The Four Queens, detail of marquee, 1986.
0036    (36) The Four Queens, detail of marquee, 1986.
0037    (37) Fremont Street night view, ca. 1980s.
0038    (38) The Mint, Fremont Street, ca. 1980s.
0039    (39) Valley Motel, lower Fremont Street, 1986
0040    (40) Valley Motel at night, 1986.
0041    (41) Bonanza Lodge, lower Fremont Street, 1986.
0042    (42) Roulette Motel, lower Fremont Street, 1986.
0043    (43) Roulette Motel, lower Fremont Street, 1986.
0044    (44) Roulette Motel, nighttime detail, 1986.
0045    (45) The Sky Ranch Motel, lower Fremont Street, 1986.
0046    (46) The Sky Ranch Motel, lower Fremont Street, 1986.
0047    (47) The Sky Ranch Motel, nighttime detail, 1986.
0048    (48) Blue Angel Motel, nighttime view, 1986.
0049    (49) Blue Angel Motel, nighttime view, 1986.
0050    (50) Rancho Anita Motel, nighttime view, 1986.
0051    (51) Chief Hotel Court, 1986.
0052    (52) City Center Motel, 1986.
0053    (53) Sombrero Motel, 1986.
0054    (54) Rainbow Vegas Hotel, 1986.
0055    (55) Twentieth Century Hotel/Casino (animated sign at night), 1986
0056    (56) Twentieth century Hotel/Casino (animated sigh at night), 1986.
0057    (57) Twentieth century Hotel/Casino (animated sign at night), 1986
0058    (58) Baghdad Inn Motel at night, ca. 1979.
0059    (59) Honest John’s Casino, nighttime view, ca. 1979.
0060    (60) Algiers Hotel, ca. 1979.
0061    (61) Ferguson’s Motel at night, ca. 1980s.
0062    (62) Ritz Vegas Motel, ca. 1980s.
0063    (63) Yucca Motel at night, ca. 1980s.
0064    (64) La Concha Motel, ca. 1980s.
0065    (65) El Sombrero Café, ca. 1980s.
0066    (66) Desert Rose Motel, ca. 1986.
0067    (67) Comet Motel, ca. 1980s.
0068    (68) Wrangler Motel, ca. 1980s.
0069    (69) Lucky Cuss Motel, 1986.
0070    (70) Lucky Cuss Motel, night view, 1986.
0071    (71) Railroad Pass Casino, ca. 1980s.
0072    (72) Harry’s Café, ca. 1980s.
0073    (73) the Club Hotel, ca. 1980s.
0074    (74) Gelo’s Lounge, ca. 1980s.
0075    (75) Las Vegas International Airport, 1986.
0076    (76) Executive Terminal, McCarran Airport, 1986.
0077    (77) Nifty Market, ca. 1980s.
0078    (78) Poppa Joe’s Restaurant, ca. 1980s.
0079    (79) Fong’s Garden Restaurant, ca. 1980s.
0080    (80) Fong’s Garden Restaurant, night view, ca. 1980s.
0081    (81) Motel Tropicana, ca. 1980s.



Details of Las Vegas Neon Signs

0082    (82) Terrible Herbst Gas Station, ca. 1980s.
0083    (83) Slipper sign detail, ca. 1980s.
0084    (84) Neon Shamrock, ca. 1980s.
0085    (85) Racehorse with rider, ca. 1980s.
0086    (86) Roulette wheel with chips, ca. 1980s.
0087    (87) Davy’s Locker, ca. 1980s.
0088    (88) The Silver Slipper, ca. 1980s.
0089    (89) The Big Dipper, ca. 1980s.
0090    (90) Grand opening sign with balloons, ca. 1980s.
0091    (91) Bank Club Bar, ca. 1980s.
0092    (92) Arby’s Roast Beef, ca. 1980s.
0093    (93) Sports Book with traditional theater masks, ca. 1980s.
0094    (94) Holiday Inn (script), ca. 1980s.
0095    (95) Neon tepee, ca. 1980s.
0096    (96) Building marquee, ca. 1980s.
0097    (97) Pink Poodle, ca. 1980s.
0098    (98) Hot Dog Stand, ca. 1980s.
0099    (99) The Travel Lodge bear, ca. 1980s.
0100    (100) Drugstore sign, ca. 1980s.                            
0101    (101) Black Jack sign, ca. 1980s.
0102    (102) Chinese pagoda outlined in neon, ca. 1980s.
0103    (103) Marquee detail, ca. 1980s.



The Strip in Las Vegas

0104    (104) The Strip, aerial view, ca. 1980s.
0105    (105) The Strip, aerial view at night, ca. 1980s.
0106    (106) The Strip, aerial view at night, ca. 1980s.
0107    (107) The Strip, aerial view at night, ca. 1980s.
0108    (108) The Strip, aerial view at night, ca. 1980s.
0109    (109) The Strip, aerial view at night, ca. 1980s.
0110    (110) El Rancho Hotel and the Strip, 1986.
0111    (111) the Showboat Hotel, 1986.
0112    (112) The Showboat Hotel, 1986.
0113    (113) Circus Circus, night view, 1986.
0114    (114) Circus Circus, night view, 1986.
0115    (115) Circus Circus, night view, 1986.
0116    (116) Bonanza gift shop, 1986.
0117    (117) Bonanza gift shop, detail, 1986.
0118    (118) The Riviera, 1986.
0119    (119) The Riviera, detail, 1986.
0120    (120) Westward Ho Casino, ca. 1980s.
0121    (121) Westward Ho Casino, night view, ca. 1980s.
0122    (122) Foxy’s Firehouse Casino, night view, 1986.
0123    (123) Foxy’s Firehouse Casino, night view, 1986.
0124    (124) Foxy’s Firehouse Casino, night view, 1986.
0125    (125) Foxy’s Firehouse Casino, night view, 1986.
0126    (126) Foxy’s Firehouse Casino, night view, 1986.
0127    (127) Vegas World at night, 1986.
0128    (128) the Sahara, night view, 1986.
0129    (129) The Sahara, night view, 1986.
0130    (130) Stardust Hotel, ca. 1958.
0131    (131) Stardust Hotel, 1986.
0132    (132) Stardust Hotel, night view, 1986.
0133    (133) Stardust Hotel, detail, 1986.
0134    (134) Stardust Hotel, detail, 1986.
0135    (135) Stardust Hotel, 1986.
0136    (136) Stardust Hotel Greyhound bus terminal, ca. 1980s.
0137    (137) Stardust Hotel greyhound bus terminal, ca. 1980s.
0138    (138) The Imperial palace at night, 1986.
0139    (139) The Imperial palace at night, 1986.
0140    (140) Hacienda Hotel, ca. 1950s.



Slide Tray #2 Las Vegas

0141    (1) Hacienda Hotel, ca. 1980s.
0142    (2) Horse from Hacienda Hotel, ca. 1980s.
0143    (3) Horse from Hacienda Hotel in YESCO sign graveyard.
0144    (4) Hacienda Hotel, 1986.
0145    (5) Caesars Palace, 1986.
0146    (6) Caesars Palace, night view, 1986.
0147    (7) Caesars palace, night view, 1986.
0148    (8) Caesars Palace, night view, 1986.
0149    (9) Caesars palace, night view, 1986.
0150    (10) The Dunes and Oasis Casino, night view, 1986.
0151    (11) The Dunes and Oasis Casino, night view, 1986.
0152    (12) the Dunes and Oasis Casino, night view, 1986.
0153    (13) Flamingo Hotel, ca. 1940s.
0154    (14) Flamingo Hilton, night view, 1986.
0155    (15) Flamingo Hilton, night view, 1986.
0156    (16) Flamingo Hilton, night view of marquee, 1986.
0157    (17) Flamingo Hilton, night view of marquee, 1986.
0158    (18) Flamingo Hilton, night view of flower sign, 1986.
0159    (19) Barbary Coast Hotel, night view, 1986.
0160    (20) Barbary Coast Hotel, night view detail, 1986.
0161    (21) Thunderbird Hotel (now defunct), ca. 1960s.
0162    (22) Thunderbird Hotel (now defunct), ca. 1960s.
0163    (23) Palace Station Hotel/Casino, 1986 (formerly the Bingo palace).
0164    (24) Palace Hotel/Casino, 1986.
0165    (25) Palace Station Hotel/ Casino, 1986.



Wedding Chapels

0166    (26) Wedding chapels on the Strip, 1986.
0167    (27) Silver Bell Wedding Chapel, 1986.
0168    (28) Silver Bell Wedding Chapel, 1986.
0169    (29) Chapel of the Bells, 1986.
0170    (30) Candlelight Chapel, 1986.
0171    (31) The Photo Shop, 1986.
0172    (32) The Photo Shop, detail of neon camera, 1986.
0173    (33) The 5th Street Liquor Store, 1986.
0174    (34) The 5th Street Liquor Store, night view, 1986.



Young Electric Sign Company (YESCO) Sign Graveyard

0175    (35) YESCO sign graveyard, 1986.
0176    (36) YESCO sign graveyard, 1986.
0177    (37) YESCO sign graveyard, 1986.
0178    (38) YESCO sign graveyard, showgirl from Paradise Hotel, c. 1980, 1986
0179    (39) YESCO sign graveyard, 1986.
0180    (40) YESCO sign graveyard, 1986.
0181    (41) YESCO sign graveyard, 1986.
0182    (42) Del Webb’s Nevada Club marquee, ca. 1960s.
0183    (43) Letters from Golden Nugget sign, ca. 1980s.
0184    (44) Old Golden Nugget sign, ca. 1980s.
0185    (45) Old Golden Nugget sign, ca. 1980s, 1986.
0186    (46) Old Golden Nugget sign, ca. 1980s, 1986.
0187    (47) Old Hacienda Hotel horse, 1986.
0188    (48) Royal Nevada Hotel, ca. 1950s.
0189    (49) Crown from Royal Nevada Hotel in YESCO graveyard, 1986.



Boulder Highway

0190    (50) Beginning of Boulder Highway at lower Fremont Street, 1986.
0191    (51) Dee’s Corral Bar, 1986.
0192    (52) Buildings off the Boulder Highway, 1986.
0193    (53) Tower of pizza, 1986.
0194    (54) Tower of Pizza, detail, 1986.
0195    (55) El Rancho Boulder, 1986.
0196    (56) Sky Motel, 1986.
0197    (57) Cimarron Motel, 1986.
0198    (58) The Four Mile Bar, 1986.
0199    (59) Miracle Mile Mobile Home Park, 1986.
0200    (60) Golden City Motel, 1986.
0201    (61) Flopper’s Bar, 1986.
0202    (62) Desert Moon Hotel, 1986.



Boulder City

0203    (63) Star View Motel, 1986.
0204    (64) Bob’s All Family Restaurant, 1986.
0205    (65) Coffee Cup Café, 1986.
0206    (66) Coffee Cup Café, detail, 1986.
0207    (67) Sands Motel, 1986
0208    (68) Hitchin’ Post Motel, 1986.
0209    (69) Boulder Bowl, 1986.
0210    (70) Desert Inn Motel, 1986.
0211    (71) Travelers’ Mohave Motel, 1986.
0212    (72) Harry’s Chinese/American Café, 1986.



Laughlin

0213    (73) Casino entrance sign, 1986.
0214    (74) Casino entrance sign, 1986
0215    (75) Edgewater Hotel/Casino, 1986.
0216    (76) Crystal palace Gambling Hall, 1986.
0217    (77) Pioneer Hotel/Gambling Hall, 1986.
0218    (78) Pioneer Hotel/Gambling Hall, detail of cowboy sign, 1986.
0219    (79) Nevada Club, 1986.
0220    (80) Nevada Club, detail, 1986.
0221    (81) Nevada Club, 1986.
0222    (82) Nevada Club, 1986.



Henderson

0223    (83) Highway sign for Railroad pass Casino, 1986.
0224    (84) Railroad Pass Casino, 1986.
0225    (85) Bob Verchota’s Railroad pass Casino, 1986.
0226    (86) Eldorado Casino, 1986.
0227    (87) Eldorado Casino, night view, 1986.
0228    (88) Dining room, Searchlight, 1986.



Northeastern Nevada – Lovelock

0229    (89) Main Street, Lovelock, ca. 1930s.
0230    (90) Covered Wagon Motel sign, 1986.
0231    (91) Covered Wagon Motel sign, 1986.
0232    (92) Windmill Lounge, 1986.
0233    (93) Sage Motel, 1986.
0234    (94) Sierra Motel, 1986.
0235    (95) Desert Haven Motel, 1986.
0236    (96) Desert haven Motel, 1986.
0237    (97) Sheraton Casino, new freeway sign, 1986.



Winnemucca

0238    (98) Bridge Street, Winnemucca, ca. 1930s.
0239    (99) Overland Hotel on Bridge Street, 1986.
0240    (100) Overland Hotel, 1986.
0241    (101) Sage Theater on Bridge Street, 1986.
0242    (102) Sage Theater, 1986.
0243    (103) Union 76 Truck Stop (defunct), 1986.
0244    (104) Union 76 Truck Stop (defunct), 1986.
0245    (105) Don Thomson’s Husky Station 9defunct), 1986.
0246    (106) Tiny’s Motel, 1986.
0247    (107) Sundance Casino, 1986.
0248    (108) Sundance Casino, 1986.
0249    (109) The Griddle, 1986.
0250    (110) Parker’s Model T Casino/Coffee Shop, 1986.



Elko

0251 (111) People’s market on Idaho Street, ca. 1928. (earliest documented neon sign sign in Nevada.
0252    (112) people’s Market, ca. 1928.
0253    (113) people’s Market, ca. 1928.
0254    (114) New Deal Pub, FSA photo by Arthur Rothstein, ca. 1940s.
0255    (115) Jackpot Club (now Stockman’s), ca. 1940s.
0256    (116) Club Silver Dollar, ca. 1940s.
0257    )117) Club Silver Dollar, 1986.
0258    (118) Club Silver Dollar, 1986.
0259    (119) Club Silver Dollar, night vie, 1986.
0260    (120) Carl’s Café, ca. 1940s.
0261    (121) Stockmen’s Hotel, night view, ca. 1940s.
0262    (122) Stockmen’s Hotel, night view, 1986.
0263    (123) Stockmen’s Hotel, 1986.
0264    (124) Towne Hose Motel, ca. 1958.
0265    (125) Tom’s Drive Inn, a. 1950.
0266    (126) Former Tom’s Drive Inn, 1986 9satellite dish store)
0267    (127) Knapp Motel, ca. 1950.
0268    (128) Knapp Motel, ca. 1950.
0269    (129) Centre Motel (formerly Knapp’s), 1986.
0270    (130) Centre Motel, 1986.
0271    (131) Centre Motel, night view, 1986.
0272    (132) Mid0town Motel, ca. 1950.
0273    (133) Mid-town Motel, ca. 1986.
0274    (134) Mid-town Motel, night view from highway, 1986.
0275    (135) Star-Lite Motel at night, 1986.
0276    (136) Star-Lite Motel at night, 1986.
0277    (137) Elko Motel, night view, 1986.
0278    (138) Elko Motel, night view, 1986.
0279    (139) Manor Motor Lodge, 1986.
0280    (140) Holiday Motel, 1986.



Slide Tray #3    Northeastern Nevada – Elko

0281    (1) Ranch Inn Motor Lodge, ca. 1947.
0282    (2) Ranch Inn Motor Lodge, night view, ca. 1947.
0283    (3) Ranch Inn Motor Lodge, night view, ca. 1947.
0284    (4) Ranch Inn Motor Lodge, ca. 1950.
0285    (5) Ranch Inn Motor Lodge, 1986.
0286    (6) Wagner’s Drive Inn, Idaho Street between 8th & 9th Sts., ca. 1943.
0287    (7) Shorty’s Club, Railroad Street, 1986.
0288    (8) Shorty’s Club, 1986.
0289    (9) Shorty’s Club, night view, 1986.
0290    (10) Palm Saloon, Railroad Street, 1986.
0291    (11) Palm Saloon, detail, 1986        
0292    (12) Commercial Hotel, Idaho Street, 1986.
0293    (13) Commercial Hotel
0294    (14) Commercial Hotel, night vie, 1986.
0295    (15) Red Lion Casino, Idaho Street (east end), 1986.
0296    (16) Red Lion Casino, 1986.
0297    (17) Red Lion Casino, 1986.
0298    (18) Mona Lisa Brothel, ca. 1975.
0299    (19) El Neva Hotel, Idaho Street, 1986.
0300    (20) El Neva Motel, night view, 1986.
0301    (21) Travelers’ Motel, night view, 1986.
0302    (22) The Golden Rule Stores, Commercial Street, 1986.
0303    (23) Davin’s Liquor Store, 1986.
0304    (24) Elko Drugs, night view, 1986.
0305    (25) Holiday Inn, night view, 1986.



Wells

0306    (26) Wagon Wheel Hotel, ca. 1940.
0307    (27) El Rancho Hotel, 1986.
0308    (28) El Rancho Hotel, showing animated man with slot machine, 1986.
0309    (29) Rooftop of El Rancho Sign, 1986.
0310    (30) Wells Hotel/Café (defunct), 1986.
0311    (31) Wells Hotel/Café, rooftop sign, 1986.
0312    (32) Wagon Wheel Motel, 1986.
0313    (33) Hyde Drive Inn, 1986.
0314    (34) Victory Motel, 1986.
0315    (35) Nevada Theater, 1986.
0316    (36)    Stinker’s Gas, 1986.



McGill

0317    (37) Club 50 Café, Highway 93 outside Ely, 1986.



Ely

0318    (38) Main Street, Ely, Nevada, ca. 1920s.
0319    (39) Main Street, Ely, night view, ca. 1930s.
0320    (40) Main Street, Ely, ca. 1930s.
0321    (41) Nevada Club, 1986.
0322    (42) Nevada Club, 1986.
0323    (43) Nevada Club, night view, 1986.
0324    (44) Neon eagle atop a gas station, 1986.
0325    (45) Midget Bar, 1986.
0326    (46) Ruby Motel, 1986.
0327    (47) Rio and Gregg Clubs, 1986.
0328    (48) White Pine Motel, 1986.
0329    (49) White Pine Motel, night view, 1986.
0330    (50) Nanette’s Shoe Shop, 1986.
0331    (51) Nanette’s Shoe Shop, night view, 1986.
0332    (54) Nanette’s Shoe Shop, night view, 1986.
0333    (53) Deser-est Motel, 1986.
0334    (54) Deser-est Motel, 1986.
0335    (55) Deser-est Motel, 1986.
0336    (56) Park Vue Motel, 1986.
0337    (57) Park Vue Motel, night view, 1986.
0338    (58) Silver State Motel, 1986.
0339    (59) Silver State Motel, night view, 1986.



Eureka

0340    (60) Owl Club, 1986.
0341    (61) Nevada Club Bar, 1986.



Austin

0342    (62) Austin Pool and Slots, 1986.
0343    (63) Austin Pool and Slots, 1986
0344    (64) Vance and Arlene’s Saloon, 1986.



Hawthorne

0345    (65) Hawthorne Casino, 1986.
0346    (66) Monte Carlo Casino, 1986.



Slide Tray #3 Northeastern Nevada – Carson City

0347    (67) Nugget Casino sign, animated (not defunct), ca. 1980s.
0348    (68) Nugget Casino sign, ca. 1980s.
0349    (69) Nugget Casino sign, ca. 1980s.
0350    (70) Nugget Casino sign, ca. 1980s.
0351    (71) Nugget Casino sign, ca. 1980s.
0352    (72) Nugget Casino sign, ca. 1980s.
0353    (73) Nugget Casino sign, ca. 1980s.
0354    (74) Nugget Casino sign, ca. 1980s.
0355    (75) Penguin Restaurant, 1986.
0356    (76) Penguin Restaurant, 1986.
0357    (77) Cactus Jack’s Senator’s Club, night view, 1986.
0358    (78) Cactus Jack’s Senator’s Club, night view, 1986.
0359    (79) Frontier Motel, 1986.
0360    (80) Frontier Motel, 1986.
0361    (81) Highway 50 Motel, 1986.
0362    (82) Highway 50 Motel, 1986.
0363    (83) House of Spirit, 1986.



Reno

0364    (84) Downtown Reno, ca.
0365    (85) Downtown Reno, ca.
0366    (86) Downtown Reno, ca
0367    (87) Downtown Reno, ca.
0368    (88) Reno Arch, ca. 1980s.
0369    (89) Reno Arch, ca. 1980s.
0370    (90) Primadonna Club, N. Virginia Street (now Hilton’s Virginia Street Casino),        
                     c. 1970s.
0371    (91) Primadonna Club, ca. 1970s.
0372    (92) Fitzgerald’s Club, night view, 1986.
0373    (93) Horseshoe Club, night view, 1986.
0374    (94) Harold’s Club, 1986.
0375    (95) Harold’s Club, night view, 1986.
0376    (96) Harrah’s Club, night view, ca. 1980s.
0377    (97) Harold’s Club parking lot, ca. 1980s.
0378    (98) Club Cal Neva, night view, 1986.
0379    (99) Cal Neva slot machine sign (SE corner of bldg. On Virginia St.), 1986.
0380    (100) Cal Neva slot machine sign, 1986.
0381    (101) Circus Circus, night view, 1986.
0382    (102) Circus Circus, 1986.
0383    (103) Circus Circus, 1986.
0384    (104) Eldorado marquee, night view (installed 1986), 1986.
0385    (105) Riverside Hotel, 1986.
0386    (106) Hilton’s Virginia Street Casino, 1986.
0387    (107) Hilton Hotel on Sierra Street, 1986.
0388    (108) Hilton Hotel on Sierra Street, 1986.
0389    (109) Travel Lodge, S. Virginia Street, 1986.
0390    (110) Owl Motel, destroyed August 1986, S. McCarran at S.Virginia Sts., 1986.
0391    (111) Paiute Ranch Motel, S. Virginia, (partially destroyed Aug. 1986), 1986
0392    (112) Paiute Ranch Motel, S. Virginia, 1986.
0393    (113) Paiute Ranch Motel, S. Virginia, 1986.
0394    (114) Fortune Teller sign, S. Virginia, 1986.
0395    (115) Zanzibar Lounge, 1986.
0396    (116) Zanzibar Lounge, night view, 1986.
0397    (117) Merry Wink Motel, S. Virginia Street, 1986.
0398    (118) Merry Wink Motel, night view, 1986.
0399    (119) Merry Wink Motel, night view, 1986.
0400    (120) El Rancho Motel, 1986.
0401    (121) Sun Café, S. Virginia Street, 1986.
0402    (122) Sun Café, night view, 1986.
0403    (123) Hacienda del Sol night view, 1986.
0404    (124) Landrum’s Café, night vie, S. Virginia Street, 1986.
0405    (125) Landrum’s Café, night view, S. Virginia Street, 1986.
0406    (126) Vario Restaurant, night view, S. Virginia Street, 1986.
0407    (127) Cicero’s (formerly Vario’s) Restaurant, night view, 1986.
0408    (128) Dunes Motel, S. Virginia Street, 1986.
0409    (129) Our Place Bar, S. Virginia Street, 1986.
0410    (130) Our Place Bar, S. Virginia Street, 1986.
0411    (131) Ho Hum Motel, 1986.
0412    (132) Eldorado Motel, 1986.
0413    (133) Ox Bow Motor Lodge, 1986.
0414    (134) Ox Bow Motor Lodge, 1986.
0415    (135) Golden West Motor Lodge, 1986.
0416    (136) Heart-O-Town Motel, 1986.
0417    (137) Uptown Motel, 1986.
0418    (138) Savoy Motor Lodge, 1986.
0419    (139) Cavalier Motor Lodge
0420    (140) Bob’s Big Boy Restaurant, 1986.



Slide Tray #4 Reno

0421    (1) Zephyr Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0422    (2) Zephyr Motel, night view, 1986.
0423    (3) Zephyr Motel, night view, 1986.
0424    (4) Dutch Wife Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0425    (5) River Trail Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0426    (6) Jacpine Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0427    (7) Westerner Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0428    (8) Silver Spur Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0429    (9) El Tavern Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0430    (10) El Tavern Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0431    (11) Silver State Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0432    (12) Silver State Motel, night view, 1986.
0433    (13) Siesta Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0434    (14) Siesta Motel, night view, 1986.
0435    (15) Sunset Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0436    (16) Gold and Silver Inn, W. 4th street, 1986.
0437    (17) Mi Casa Too, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0438    (18) Mary’s Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0439    (19) Rancho Sierra Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0440    (20) Rancho Sierra Motel, night view, 1986.
0441    (21) Rancho Sierra Motel, vintage air conditioning sign, 1986.
0442    (22) In Town Motel, W. 4th Street, 1986.
0443    (23) Lucky Motel, E. 4th street, 1986.
0444    (24) Lucky Motel, 1986.
0445    (25) Luck Motel, 1986.
0446    (26) Syd and Helen’s Restaurant, E. 4th Street, 1986.
0447    (27) Rest well Court sign, motor-court destroyed, 1986.
0448    (28) Everybody’s Inn Motel, E. 4th Street, 1986.
0449    (29) Farris Motel, E. 4th Street, 1986.
0450    (30) El Rancho Motel, night view, 1986.
0451    (31) Rumpus Room Bar, night view, E. 4th Street, 1986.
0452    (32) Betty’s Motel, E. 4th Street, 1986.
0453    (33) Sandman Motel, E. 4th Street, 1986.
0454    (34) Sandman Motel, night view, 1986.
0455    (35) Hi Ho Motor Lodge, E. 4th Street, 1986.
0456    (36) Hi Ho Motor Lodge, night view, 1986.
0457    (37) Alturas Bar, E. 4th Street, 1986.
0458    (38) Sutro Motel, E. 4th Street, 1986.
0459    (39) Morris Hotel, night view, E. 4th Street, 1986.
0460    (40) Morris Hotel, night view, 1986.
0461    (41) 7/11 Motor Lodge, W. 2nd Street, 1986.
0462    (42) 7/11 Motor Lodge, W. 2nd Street, 1986.
0463    (43) Del Rio, W. 2nd Street, 1986.
0464    (44) River Motel, W. 2nd Street, 1986.
0465    (45) Tower Motel, W. 2nd Street, 1986.
0466    (46) Mirador Motel, W. 2nd Street, 1986.
0467    (47) Stagger Inn Bar, W. 2nd Street, 1986.
0468    (48) Townhouse Motor Lodge, W. 2nd Street, 1986.
0469    (49) Townhouse Motor Lodge, W. 2nd Street, 1986.
0470    (50) Rainbow Motel, 1986.
0471    (51) Rainbow Motel, 1986.
0472    (52) Rainbow Motel, night view, 1986.
0473    (53) City Center Motel, 1986.
0474    (54) City Center Motel, night view, 1986.
0475    (55) El Ray Motel, 1986.
0476    (56) Mizpah Hotel, 1986.
0477    (57) River House Motor Hotel, 1986.
0478    (58) Aspen Motel, 1986.
0479    (59) Shamrock Inn, 1986.
0480    (60) Reno Royal Motor Lodge, 1986.
0481    (61) Sands Inn Casino, 1986.
0482    (62) El Centro Motel, 1986.
0483    (63) New State Motel, 1986.
0484    (64) New State Motel, 1986.
0485    (65) Chalet Motel, 1986.
0486    (66) Jet Motel, 1986.
0487    (67) Park and Walk Motel, 1986.
0488    (68) The Phone Booth Bar, 1986.
0489    (69) The phone Booth Bar, 1986.
0490    (70) The Downtowner Motor Lodge, 1986.
0491    (71) The Downtowner Motor Lodge, night view, 1986.
0492    (72) Keno Motel, 1986.
0493    (73) Vacation Lodge, 1986.
0494    (74) The Flamingo Motel, 1986.
0495    (75) The Wayside Motel, 1986.
0496    (76) The Holiday Motel, 1986.
0497    (77) The Santa Fe Hotel, 1986.
0498    (78) The Santa Fe Hotel, Basque dinners sign, 1986.
0499    (79) The Tally Ho Motor Lodge, 1986.
0500    (80) The Pawn Shop, 1986.
0501    (81) The Hotel Senator, 1986.
0502    (82) The Elbow Room bar, 1986.
0503    (83) The Elbow Room Bar, night view, 1986.
0504    (84) The Spot Bar, B Street in Sparks, 1986.
0505    (85) Adolph’s Lounge, B Street in Sparks, 1986.
0506    (86) Adolph’s Lounge, 1986.
0507    (87) Lariat Lodge, B Street in Sparks, 1986.
0508    (88) Harold’s Pony Express Lodge, Sparks, 1986.
0509    (89) Elmer’s Café, 1986.
0510    (90) Coney Island Bar, 1986.
0511    (91) Hotel Abbay, B Street in Sparks, 1986.
0512    (92) Buffalo Bar, B Street in Sparks, 1986.
0513    (93) The Driftwood Lounge, 1986.
0514    (94) Copenhagen Bar, Sparks, 1986.
0515    (95) YESCO sign graveyard, Sparks, 1986.
0516    (96) YESCO sign graveyard, Sparks, 1986.
0517    (97) YESCO sign graveyard, Sparks, 1986.
0518    (98) Holiday Inn, 1986.
0519    (99) Harvey’s Wagon Wheel, Stateline Tahoe, ca. 1980s. (before restoration)
0520    (100) MGM Grand, ca. 1980s, (now Bally’s Grand)
0521    (101) Neon sign over neon bending room, YESCO, 1986.



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