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Photo Collections Record
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Early Las Vegas
0001 Train depot—Las Vegas—c. 1925? San Pedro, Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad.
0002 U.S. airmail plane—horse and rider next to it. (c. 1920s?)
0003 Fremont Street—downtown Las Vegas—c. 1930s?
0004 Car race on Fremont Street in Las Vegas. (early 1900s)
0005 Fremont Street in Las Vegas—c. early 1900s.
0006 Gilcrease Ranch in Las Vegas—c. 1920s-30s?
0007 The Gilcrease Ranch in Las Vegas—c. 1920s-30s? Shown is Mr. Gilcrease, Sr. and others not identified.
0008 Unidentified man in cowboy hat holding a baby burro. (n.d.)
Cal-Neva Lodge, Lake Tahoe
0009 Entrance to the Cal-Neva Lodge, Crystal Bay (Lake Tahoe), Nevada. (c. 1940s)
0010 Poolside at the Cal-Neva Lodge, Crystal Bay (Lake Tahoe), Nevada. (c. 1950s)
0011 View of Lake Tahoe from the bar in the Cal-Nevada Lodge, Nevada. (1945)
0012 The California-Nevada state line, another point of interest in the Cal-Neva Lodge Indian Room, 1939. Cal-Neva Lodge,
0013 Cal-Neva Lodge, Crystal Bay, Nevada. (Lake Tahoe) (1937)
The Strip and Celebrities
0014 Thunderbird marquee—Las Vegas. Sign advertising ‘South Pacific” which was being presented at the hotel. (c. 1960s) Joe Wells in the middle.
0015 Mickey Rooney and showgirls at the Riviera pool, c. 1960s.
0016 Sands’ floating crap game—a publicity stunt at the Sands Hotel pool. (late 1950s, early 1960s)
0017 Cork Procter at the Marina Hotel in “Giggles and Yocks”, 1985.
0018 Cork Procter at the Marina Hotel—in the show “Giggles and Yocks”—1985.
0019 L-R: Elizabeth Taylor, Eddie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds. (c. 1955) Possibly taken at Eddie and Debbie’s wedding.
0020 Helldorado Parade in Las Vegas—float depicts the first flight of the Thunderbirds (precision Air Force flying team). (early 1960s)
0021 Helldorado Parade float. (c. 1950s-60s)
0022 Helldorado Parade float—c. 1950s. Little girls dressed in cowgirl outfits.