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Sands Hotel Collection
Coll #: 2000-12
Date: 1952 - 1979
Extent: 55.2 linear feet (82 boxes)
Location: MS 8.11.1 - 8.11.6, MS 8.10.1 - 8.10.6, MS 8.9.1 - MS 8.9.4, MS 9.12.1, RS 2.2.5 - 2.2.6, RS 2.7.6, RS 2.8.8
The Sands Collection is comprised of the publicity files of Al Freeman, Publicity Director of the Sands Hotel for many years. Materials in the collection include business documents, correspondence, press releases, news clippings and advertisements etc. but the bulk of the collection is comprised of photographs. The collection is particularly rich in photographs of celebrities and entertainers, the Rat Pack being the most prominent among these. There is also a significant amount of material on the Copa Girls. INVENTORY AVAILABLE
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