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Manuscripts Record

Ellsworth, Elmo
Coll #: MS-00197
Date: 1965-1970
Extent: 1.4 linear feet (2 boxes)
Location: MS 3.9.6
Collection is comprised of the business and personal papers of Elmo Ellsworth, Las Vegas businessman and booster. A member of the LV Chamber of Commerce, Ellsworth was known for greeting visitors at McCarran airport in his trademark western shirts and white Stetson hat. The collection includes documents from his employment at the Flamingo and Riviera Hotels and his work in securing conventions. Items include correspondence and room records.