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Romans, Sophie Bogdanovich OH-01591 March 3, 2009 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 2
Ronnan, Lori F. OH-01592 03/11/1981 Local Oral History Project-Roske Mormon life, Brigham Young, early Nevada history no 2
RonNow, Garland OH-01593 02/21/1980 Local Oral History Project-Roske Early Las Vegas history no 1
Ronstadt, Linda 06/22/1988 Arnold Shaw Entertainment. Interviewer: Bill Willard no 1
Ronzone, R.J. OH-01594 03/08/1985 and 10/20/1972 Local Oral History Project-Roske Early Las Vegas history no 1
Ronzoni, Ann OH-01596 07/19/2005 BOYER EARLY LAS VEGAS OHP Member of family that owned the famed downtown LV women's clothing store. yes 1
Rooney, Mickey 03/04/1992 Arnold Shaw Entertainment. Interviewer: Bill Willard no 1
Rooney, Mickey 10/21/1976 Arnold Shaw Entertainment. Interviewer: Arnold Shaw no 1
Roosevelt, Franklin D. 09/30/1935 Dedication of Boulder Dam Dedication of Boulder Dam no 2
Root, Billy OH-02569 2008 May 14 All that Jazz: Those Who Played with the Greats A tenor and baritone saxophonist who moved to Las Vegas in 1968. yes 0
Roqueni, Frank OH-01597 Educator no 1
Rose, Glen OH-02391 2013 History of Emergency Medical Services in Nevada Rose joined the Lovelock, Nevada Volunteer Fire Department in 1968. He operated an ambulance and took EMT courses. no 0
Rose, Wallace OH-01598 November 28, 2003 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 3
Rosenberg, Bess OH-01599 11/18/1975 Local Oral History Project-Roske Early Las Vegas yes 1
Rosenbloom, Ellen OH-01600 07/09/2007 Jay SarNo Project yes 1
Rosencrantz, Arne OH-01601 02/08/2010 Voices of the Historic John S. Park Neighborhood F849.L35 R67 2010 Arne Rosencrantz lived in the John S. Park Neighborhood from 1954 to 1970. His father was a professional violinist who owned furniture stores and played at the Sahara Hotel and Casino. Arne operated Garrett's Furniture and also worked as a real estate agent yes 0
Rosetta, Charles OH-01602 Local Oral History Project-Roske no 1
Roske, Ralph OH-01603 11/30/1971 Local Oral History Project-Roske no 1
Ross, R. Ian OH-01604 March 28, and on April 5th and 6th, 2012 Boyer Early Las Vegas Oral History Project CT247 .R67 2012 no 0
Rossi, Steve Arnold Shaw Entertainment no 2
Rostine, Della Mae OH-02671 1991 October 31 Las Vegas Women Oral History Project F849.H4 R67 1991 Della Mae Rostine moved with her husband Rocco to Las Vegas from Missouri in 1942. After living for a year in Las Vegas, they moved to Henderson so her husband could work in construction at the Basic Magnesium plant. She later worked there briefly as a machinist. The plant later became Rheem Manufacturing. "The timing of the Rostine Family's arrival and the fact that they stayed and made a permanent home in Henderson led to their designation as one of Henderson's 'founding families'" yes 0
Roth, Jerry OH-02574 2010 June 29 The Boyer Early Las Vegas Oral History Project yes 0
Rothermel, Bradley OH-01605 07/31/2006 UNLV LD3745 .R67 2007 yes 1
Roundtable Discussion - Scotch 80s OH-02271 7/10/2014 Ward 1 Home of the Grogans. Discussed changes in the area over time, walking club, and memories of events that demonstrate 'community' in the heart of Las Vegas. Participants include James Stanford, Margaret Riskin, Dr. Josh Hamilton, Lynn Holt, Kathy and Henry Fox, Kathy Ferguson, and the Grogans. yes 0
Roundtable Discussion at the Tabors - McNeil OH-02272 5/1/2014 Ward 1 The McNeil Community's evolvement over time yes 0
Rowe, Wayne OH-02572 2009 November 10 UNLV @ 50 yes 0
Rowen and Martin 03/31/1976 Arnold Shaw Entertainment. Interviewer: Arnold Shaw no 1
Roy of Sigfried & Roy Arnold Shaw Entertainment no 1
Roymann, Rosemary OH-01606 02/06/1977 Local Oral History Project-Roske Early Las Vegas history no 1
Rozaire, Charles OH-01607 11/26/2013 Boyer Early Las Vegas Tule Springs archaeologist who participated in the 1953, 1954, and 1962 projects. Employed by Southwest Museum and NV State Museum. no 0
Rozario, Bob 03/23/2009 Arnold Shaw Entertainment. Interviewer: Cork Proctor no 1
Rudiak, Gertrude OH-02518 Jan. 11, 2007 Boyer Early Las Vegas Oral History Wife of George Rudiak, a local civil rights pioneer, has lived in Las Vegas since 1943. Raised her five children in Las Vegas and was active in Jewish community. no 0
Rudiak, Richard OH-02525 Dec. 30, 2015 Southern Nevada Jewish Heritage Project Richard is one of five children born to George and Gertude Rudiak. His father was an early Nevada Assemblyman, civil rights activist. He was among the first generation born and raised in Las Vegas. no 0
Rueda, Mando OH-01608 09/02/2003 Gaming-David Schwartz yes 21
Ruff, Ray OH-01609 03/13/1981 Las Vegas Old Timer Las Vegas history no 1
Ruggles, Jack OH-01610 03/15/1978 Local Oral History Project-Roske Las Vegas history no 1
Rupley, F. OH-01611 03/09/1978 Local Oral History Project-Roske no 1
Russell, Bill W. OH-01612 Interviews with school principals - Pat Carlton Educator no 1
Russell, Charles W. OH-02247 4/12/2003 Oral History of the Public School Principalship Education, Principal-ship; Mr. Charles Russell is a retired elementary school principal from Highland Park Michigan. Ms. Russell received his bachelors degree in education from University of Detroit in 1959. Mr. Russell then received his masters degree in guidance and counseling in 1970 from Wayne State University. yes 0
Russell, Nipsy 12/29/1979 Arnold Shaw Entertainment. Interviewer: Arnold Shaw no 1
Russell, Nipsy Arnold Shaw Entertainment no 1
Russo, Felice John OH-01613 03/14/1976 Local Oral History Project-Roske Las Vegas history no 1
Russo, Gianni Arnold Shaw Entertainment no 1
Rust, Dayle OH-01614 05/01/2004 Educator no 3
Rust, Dayle K. OH-01614 5/1/2004 Oral History of the Public School Principalship Dr. Dayle Rust is a retired elementary school principal from the Clark County School District from Las Vegas Nevada. Dr. Rust received his bachelors degree from Brigham Young University, a masters from the University of Nevada, Reno and his doctorate from Fielding Institute. yes 0
Ruvo, Larry OH-02236 1/27/2009 Jay Sarno Project Gaming; Interviewer: David Schwartz yes 0
Ryan, James "Sailor" OH-01615 1975 Local Oral History Project-Roske no 2
Ryan, Ora Pritchard OH-01616 First 100 Interview by A. D. Hopkins no 2
Ryba (Gillis), Joan OH-02573 2011 March 31 The Boyer Early Las Vegas Oral History Project yes 0
Ryman, Rosemary OH-01617 02/26/1977 Local Oral History Project-Roske Early Las Vegas history no 1

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