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Woodruff, Robert

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Miscellaneous

0001    Showboat Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada.
0002    Showboat Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada.
0003    Fremont Street, Las Vegas, Nevada. (c. 1930s-40s)
0004    Fremont Street – Las Vegas, Nev. (c. 1930s-40s)
0005    Las Vegas Courthouse; FNB (bank) at left. (c. 1970s)
0006    Las Vegas Courthouse; FNB (bank) at left. (c. 1970s)
0007    Binion’s Horseshoe Hotel/Casino during expansion.
0008    Binion’s Horseshoe Hotel/Casino during expansion.
0009    Ten photos – Las Vegas. Courthouse. (1970s?)
0010    Las Vegas rodeo. (1930s-40s)
0011    Industrial plant in Henderson, Nevada. (c. 1960s)
0012    Industrial plant in Henderson, Nevada. (c. 1960s)



Henderson Industrial Days

0013    Woman on horseback – Henderson Industrial Days Parade – 1956.
0014    Women riding on float – Henderson Industrial Days Parade – 1956.
0015    Fifteen photos – Henderson Industrial Days. (1956) Depicting the beauty pageant and the crowning of the queen and her attendants.
0016    Madison Elementary School Band (Las Vegas) in Henderson Industrial Days Parade – 1956.
0017    Fire truck and fireman riding in Henderson Industrial Days Parade – 1956.
0018    Children in costume for Henderson Industrial Days – 1956. A similar image on reverse.
0019    Five photos – various groups marching in Industrial Days Parade, Henderson, Nev., 1956.
0020    Four photos – various people in western attire riding horses in Industrial Days Parade, Henderson, Nev., 1956.
0021    Four photos of various groups of servicemen marching in the Henderson Industrial Days Parade, 1956.
0022    Fourteen photos of various vehicles and floats in the Henderson Industrial Days Parade, 1956.
0023    Six (6) photos of queen candidates – Henderson Industrial Days Celebration, 1961.
0024    Thirteen (13) photos – groups (bands, servicemen, drill teams, etc.) marching in the Henderson Industrial Days Parade, 1961.
0025    Three (3) photos of people on horseback – Henderson Industrial Days Parade – 1961.
0026    Eight (8) photos of various floats in the Henderson Industrial Days Parade. (1961)
0027    Anderson Dairy car and float – Henderson Industrial Days parade – 1961.
0028    Seven (7) photos of decorated vehicles in the Henderson Industrial Days Parade – 1961.
0029    “Queen of Lake Mead” riding in a car in the Henderson Industrial Days Parade. (1961)
0030    Twelve (12) photos of queen candidates – Henderson Industrial Days Celebration – 1962.
0031    Float in Henderson Industrial Days Parade – 1962.
0032    Three (3) photos of Henderson Industrial Days Parade – 1962.



Hoover Dam and Lake Mead

0033    Night view of Hoover Dam. (n.d.)
0034    Boats on Lake Mead – c. 1930s.
0035    Night view of Hoover Dam – 1936. (Credit: Gabriel Moulin, photographer)
0036    Photo of Hoover Dam taken during construction – 1930s. A huge penstock pipe is suspended from a cable high above.
0037    Hoover Dam during construction – 1934. Concrete pouring forms are visible below the downstream face of the dam. Intake towers rise behind the dam.



Woodruff’s Basic Photo Shop

0038    View of exterior of Woodruff’s Basic Photo Shop. (c. 1950s-60s) Henderson, Nevada.
0039    Front view of Woodruff’s Basic Photo Shop, 44 Water Street, Henderson, Nev. (c. 1950s-60s)
0040    Four photos of the interior of Woodruff’s Basic Photo Shop in Henderson, Nevada. (c. 1950s-1960s)



Robert Woodruff

0041    Robert Woodruff, center front, wearing dark suit. Behind him, looking over his right shoulder, is Mike O’Callaghan. (c. 1950s-60s) Others identified on back of photo.

0042    Portrait of Robert Woodruff. (c. 1950s-60s)
0043    Robert Woodruff at right. (c. 1950s-60s)
0044    Robert Woodruff. (1957)
0045    Robert Woodruff in Woodruff’s Basic Photo Shop in Henderson, Nev. (c. 1950s-60s)



Searchlight, Nevada

0046    Post Office, Searchlight, Nevada. (c. early 1900s)
0047    Stagecoach on the road from Nipton to Searchlight. (c. early 1900s?)
0048    Street scene – Searchlight, Nevada. Store fronts and horse-drawn buggy. (c. early1900s?)
0049    Searchlight, Nevada. (no date)
0050    Santa Fe Railroad Depot – Searchlight, Nevada. (no date)
0051    Car with passengers in the desert near Searchlight, Nevada. (no date – c. early 20th century)
0052    Miners – Searchlight, Nevada. (no date)
0053    Fourth of July celebration on the main street of Searchlight, Nevada. (1909) Brown Club and The Gem Club are visible.
0054    Railroad employees and passengers standing next to train. (c. early 1900s?)



Miscellaneous Las Vegas Scenes

0055    Ninth Street Elementary School, Las Vegas, Nev. (c. 1946)
0056    Las Vegas High School – Las Vegas, Nevada. (1938)
0057    Mermaid Swimming Pool – Las Vegas, NV. (no date)
0058    Postmaster General “Jim” Farley on a political stopover at Las Vegas Union Pacific station. (October 22, 1937) L-R: Charles ‘Pop” Squires (light gray hat); Farley; Lt. Gov. Alward (?); Mike and Sally Gordon; Sen. Pat McCarran (dark hat); Mr. Walter Bracken (Mgr. Las Vegas Land & Water Co.) ,side to camera, light hat; Patrolman Tommy Bellis; Claude Mackey.

0059    Postmaster General “Jim” Farley (center – hat under arm) with Berkley Bunker. Taken during Farley’s political stopover at Las Vegas Union Pacific station – October 22, 1937.

0060    Las Vegas Community Players – November 1937. Performance of “Mrs. And Mr. Mabel Osgood”. Gray Gubler, Jim Gallagher, Bill Older, Betty Friedman, Pat Murphy, tom Adams, Dick Fletcher, Paul Ralli, Gloria Older, Bob Hunsaker, Sarah Jane Flowers, Mrs. Pothoff, Mary Leffingwell, June Allen, Mrs. Paul Ralli, Grace Semenza, Ruth Loesch.

0061    Las Vegas-Tonopah-Reno Stage – downtown Las Vegas, driver is loading luggage into the back of the stage. (c. 1930s?)
0062    Frontier Museum & Saloon – Las Vegas, NV. (c. 1930s-40s?
0063    Frontier Club – downtown Las Vegas, Nevada. (c. 1930s?)
0064    Wheel of Fortune in a downtown club – Las Vegas, Nev. (c. 1930s?)
0065    Overland Stage parked in downtown Las Vegas. (c. 1930s?)
0066    Bird Cage Theatre, Las Vegas, NV. Fanny’s Dress Shop is next door. (n.d.—c. 1940s?)
0067    Las Vegas Court House – c. 1930s?
0068    Bus parked next to Hotel Sal Sagev, downtown Las Vegas. (c. 1930s?) Railroad depot right, in background.
0069    Men peering through window into the Bank Club, downtown Las Vegas. (c. 1930s?)
0070    Ronzone’s Department Store & F.W. Woolworth Co., downtown Las Vegas after a snowstorm.    Men are shoveling the snow. (c. 1930s?)
0071    Woman sweeping the street – downtown Las Vegas. (c. 1930s?)
0072    Snow scene, downtown Las Vegas. (c. 1930s?)
0073    Two views of the Las Vegas High School. (c. 1930s?)
0074    Tour bus parked overlooking Hoover Dam. (c. 1930s?)
0075    Two transport buses used to take dam workers to Hoover Dam. (c. 1930s)
0076    Outlet works spewing water at Hoover Dam. (c. 1930s)
0077    View of Hoover Dam. (c. 1930s)
0078    Tour buses parked overlooking Hoover Dam. (c. 1930s)



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