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Manuscripts -> Tourism

Total manuscripts: 5

Heffner, Van V.
Coll #: 93-34
Date: 1980s-1990s
Extent: 2 linear feet (2 record storage boxes)
Location: 4:7:6
Collection contains the convention programs for Nevada Lodgings (for the Nevada Hotel and Motel Association) annual meetings and the Chef of the Year convention, and the Food Executive Newsletter, Nevada Hospitality, Nevada Lodging, International Food Service Executive Association Magazine and other culinary and lodging/management publications.

Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce Records
Coll #: MS-00366
Date: 1911-2014
Extent: 10 linear feet (22 boxes)
Location: MS 13.5.5-13.5.6, MS 13.6.4-13.6.6, RS 2.5.5, A 3.10.5, A 1.4.1
This collection comprises the organizational records from the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce (1911-2014). Materials include board meeting records, correspondence, photographs, audiovisual tapes, financial records, awards, commendations, and advertising. The collection is comprised of three separate accessions that have been combined for ease of research.
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Nevada Commission on Tourism
Coll #: 97-01
Date: 1986-1990s
Extent: 2.0 linear feet
Location: 6:7:5 - 6:7:6
Collection consists of news clippings, magazine articles, and manuscripts regarding the Las Vegas office of the Nevada Commission on Tourism.

Stardust Hotel/Casino Convention Information Cards
Coll #: 2003-03
Date: ca. 1960s
Extent: 2.9 linear feet (5 boxes)
Location: MS 4.1.5
Collection contains the contact information and convention plans (for the Stardust Hotel) for thousands of companies from around the United States on index cards, indexed by geographic location.

Stern, Belle Tyktin Papers
Coll #: MS-00296
Date: 1939-1997
Extent: 0.4 Linear Feet (1 box)
Location: MS 3:10:3
The Bella Tyktin Stern Papers (1939-1997) document the life and travels of Bella Tyktin Stern. Half of the collection focuses on the trips she took within the state of Nevada as a guide for Nevada Discovery Tours, featuring travel itineraries and travel brochures. The other half is dedicated to biographical materials, including personal correspondence, legal documents, and an untranslated copy of Stern's unpublished autobiography, Unser Kampf.
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