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McClintock, Steve OH-02370 2013 February 01 History of Emergency Medical Services in Nevada McClintock volunteered for the Cal-Nev-Ari, Nevada Fire Department in 1980. In 1990 he began working at the Clark County Fire Department, where he worked until his retirement in 2009. no 0
McClure, Florence OH-02673 1996 January 24, 1996 February 6 Las Vegas Women Oral History Project F849.L35 M22 2006 Florence Alberta Schilling was born in southern Illinois. She worked for the war effort during World War II and met her husband James McClure, and they married in 1945. After he retired from the military, Florence worked in the hotel industry. In 1966 she was invited by Burton Cohen in Los Angeles to move with him to Las Vegas to build the new Frontier Hotel and Casino. After the Frontier was completed, she moved with Cohen to the Desert Inn in 1967 and worked as the executive office manager. After a few years she left the hotel industry and completed her college degree. Florence graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 1971 with a BA in sociology with an emphasis on criminology. She had been a member of the League of Women Voters for a few years, and with a small group of individuals, she began the organization Community Action Against Rape, which was renamed the Rape Crisis Center in 1973. Over the next decade she worked to change attitudes and reshape policy on the issue of sexual assault. Florence also advocated for locating the women's prison near Las Vegas. yes 0
McColl, Evelyn OH-01237 03/30/1977 Local Oral History Project-Roske Nursing in Las Vegas no 3
McColl, Jean OH-01238 03/01/1977 Local Oral History Project-Roske Las Vegas history no 1
McColl, Jeff Sr. OH-01239 03/09/1976 Local Oral History Project-Roske Nevada history no 1
McCollum, Mike 07/02/1991 Arnold Shaw Entertainment. Interviewer: Bill Willard no 1
McCormick, Elaine OH-01240 03/11/1981 Local Oral History Project-Roske Green Shack Restaurant no 1
McCoy, Mary OH-01241 02/26/2009 UNLV @ Fifty Oral History Project LD3745 .M394 2007 Mary McCoy moved to Las Vegas in 1959. She graduated from UNLV. Although she lived in other states while following her husband's career, she worked in the UNLV libraries for a total of 28 years. She worked in acquisitions, government documents, and Special Collections yes 0
McCoy, Steven OH-02582 2001 November 26 Oral History of the Public School Principalship- 1966-2010 Interviewed by Hope Vigil-Delgado. yes 2
McCracken, Richard OH-02173 9/30/2014 BELV-Cul 226 no 0
McCracklin, Jimmy 03/01/1971 Arnold Shaw Entertainment. Interviewer: Arnold Shaw no 1
McCullough, Mary & Don OH-01242 03/14/1978 Local Oral History Project-Roske Henderson no 1
McCullough, William OH-01243 03/16/1979 Boulder Dam-Boulder City Building Boulder Dam (Hoover Dam) no 1
McCullum, Lynda OH-01244 September 4, 2009 Blue Diamond Oral lHistory Project This is the history of Blue Diamond Village. Blue Diamond is located 26 miles southwest of Las Vegas. The village, originally known as Cottonwood Springs, changed its name when the Blue Diamond Company took ownership of the Gypsum mine and built corporate housing for the workers in the early '20s. Near the base of the Red Rock canyon, Blue Diamond Village was originally a stop on the Old Spanish Trail for traders from Santa Fe, N.M., to California between 1830 and 1848, according to the history committee's findings. road for the The Blue Diamond School opened in 1929. The company built bunk housing and homes for the workers that it started selling to the public in 1965. yes 1
McCurdy, Greg OH-01245 3/7/2013 AfAm Collaborative CT247 .Y37 2007 McCurdy takes us on a journey throught the early Westside neighborhood as a boy growing into a young man; interesting. Work with the Metropolitan Police Department. yes 0
McCurdy, Lovey M. OH-01246 03/19/1981 Local Oral History Project-Roske Las Vegas history and personal history no 1
McDaniel, Al OH-01247 03/08/1980 Local Oral History Project-Roske Coach, Black history no 1
McDaniel, Estes OH-01248 03/13/1975 Local Oral History Project-Roske Henderson no 1
McDaniel, John Dr. OH-01249 10/24/1974 Local Oral History Project-Roske Medical history no 1
McDonald, Clarence and Family OH-01250 Local Oral History Project-Roske no 1
McDonald, Evelyn OH-01251 02/27/1980 Local Oral History Project-Roske Las Vegas history no 2
McDonald, Jerushia & Suziliene OH-01252 9/23/2011 AfAm Collaborative - Documenting the LV black Experience Sisters. Growing up on the Westside, modeling, black middle class structure. yes 0
McDonald, Julie OH-01253 03/14/1981 Local Oral History Project-Roske Dealing, Gaming no 1
McDonald, Thomas OH-01254 07/05/1975 Local Oral History Project-Roske Nevada history no 1
McDougal, Rosamond OH-01255 02/15/1979 Local Oral History Project-Roske UNLV, Howard Hughes no 1
McFarlane-Smith, Kelly OH-02558 2008 October 7 Las Vegas Gay Archives Oral History Project Interviewed by Dennis McBride no 1
McGarry, William OH-01256 02/12/1977 Local Oral History Project-Roske Nevada Democratic Party no 1
McGhie, Margaret OH-01257 11/28/2008 Voices of the historic John S. Park Neighborhood F849.L35 M25 2010 Margaret McGhie moved from western Nevada where she grew up to Las Vegas with her husband after World War II. She and her husband were one of the first couples to buy a home in the John S. Park development. yes 0
McGinley, Ann C. OH-01258 08/01/2006 UNLV LD3745 .M34 2007 Ann McGinley worked as a lawyer and also taught at several law schools before coming to teach at the law school at UNLV in 1999 no 2
McGovern, Maureen 03/24/1995 Arnold Shaw Entertainment. Interviewer: Joe Delaney no 1
McGuire Sisters Arnold Shaw Entertainment no 1
McGuire Sisters 10/09/1992 Arnold Shaw Entertainment. Interviewer: Joe Delaney no 1
McGuire Sisters 03/22/1991 Arnold Shaw Entertainment. Interviewer: Bill Willard no 1
McGuire, Louise OH-01259 02/25/1979 Local Oral History Project-Roske Nevada, Las Vegas history, Police no 1
McKay, Harold OH-01260 03/13/1981 Local Oral History Project-Roske Education, Hot Springs no 1
McKay, John OH-01261 03/30/1980 Local Oral History Project-Roske Las Vegas history no 1
McKee, Kathrine OH-02820 9/3/2016 AfAm Collab History of passing in Las Vegas after integration is mandated. McKee danced at the Mint, The Silver Slipper's Minsky's Burlesque and the Dune's Viva Les Girls. Performed in Les Girls Montreal road show as well. Hosted the Los Angeles Morning Show, actress in many shows and movies, and was Sammy Davis' "road wife." no 0
McKenzie, Dan OH-01262 02/17/1975 Local Oral History Project-Roske RN Nursing, Henderson no 1
McKenzie, Sarah J. OH-01263 2002 October 22 Public School Principalship Oral History Project yes 1
McKillip, Elizabeth OH-01264 05/09/1986 Local Oral History Project-Roske Reno Nevada no 1
McKinley, Emily OH-01265 03/01/1981 Local Oral History Project-Roske Nevada Las Vegas history no 1
McKnight, Margaret A. (Peg) OH-01266 03/12/2005 Blue Diamond Oral History Project This is the history of Blue Diamond Village. Blue Diamond is located 26 miles southwest of Las Vegas. The village, originally known as Cottonwood Springs, changed its name when the Blue Diamond Company took ownership of the Gypsum mine and built corporate housing for the workers in the early '20s. Near the base of the Red Rock canyon, Blue Diamond Village was originally a stop on the Old Spanish Trail for traders from Santa Fe, N.M., to California between 1830 and 1848, according to the history committee's findings. road for the The Blue Diamond School opened in 1929. The company built bunk housing and homes for the workers that it started selling to the public in 1965. yes 1
McLean, Charlie OH-02134 12/14/2007 All That Jazz After college, Charlie made a living playing for the Ice Capades and in black jazz bands. Migrated to LV in 1960 and played at the Frontier, Desert Inn, Riviera, Sahara, and the Tropicana. Deceased - 2008 yes 0
McLeod, William OH-01267 03/16/1978 Local Oral History Project-Roske Nevada history no 1
McManus, Marjorie Mrs. OH-01268 1974 Local Oral History Project-Roske no 1
McMillan, G.W. OH-01270 03/10/1975 Local Oral History Project-Roske Nevada history no 1
McMillan, G.W. OH-01269 1975 Ralph Roske Interviews Nevada history. no 2
McMillan, James B. OH-01271 First 100 no 4
McMillan,Marie OH-01272 09/15/2009 Boyer Early Las Vegas Oral History Project Marie McMillan was born in California in 1926. She first married Duke Daly. He workded for Lawrence Livermore Labs. She worked for a contractor at the Test Site. Her first husband died, and she married James McMillan, who was the first African-American dentist in Las Vegas. yes 0
McMillan-Arnold, Jarmilla OH-01273 10/7/2010 AfAm Collaborative - The Black Experience in LV F 850 N4 M34 2012 Growing up in Berkley Square as the daughter of the first black dentist. Talks about integration, community activism, and entertainment. Interviewed by PBS. yes 0

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