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Las Vegas Review Journal


Las Vegas

0001    Old Las Vegas School, on fire, c. 1935

0002    MGM Grand Hotel, on fire, November, 1980

0003    MGM Grand Hotel, rescue during fire.

0004    MGM Grand Hotel, rescue during fire.

0005    MGM Grand Hotel, firemen hosing front entrance

0006    MGM Grand Hotel, front entrance after fire.

0007    MGM Grand Hotel, casino floor after fire.

Lost City

0008    Lost City Museum, front entrance

0009    Museum interior, showing cases in old section

0010    Museum interior, showing basket display cases

0011    Museum interior, showing petroglyph display cases

0012    R.F. "Chick" Perkins, museum curator with display cases, September 30, 1973


0013    Sam Yet of Searchlight, Nevada

0014    Jeff McCall, engineer in cab of last Union Pacific passenger train through Las Vegas, April 30, 1971.

0015    Ruth Stringer, September 16, 1980, at school memorial event

0016    May E. Perrin, September 16, 1980, at school memorial event

0017    Florence Schroeder, September 16, 1980, at school memorial event

0018    Winoma McDonald, September 16, 1980, at school memorial event

0019    Ruth Fyfe, John Cahlan, Claude Perkins, at unveiling of plaque commemorating first permanent school in Las Vegas

0020    School children in front of Las Vegas School , built 1910

0021    Left to right: George Evans, Dr. Mark Harrington, Dr. Harrington's son, Governor J.G. Scrugham, C.O. Turbifill, Louis Shellbach III, Levi Syphus, unidentified-at site of first house.

J.C. Penney

0022    Final days of downtown Las Vegas J.C. Penney store , Jan. 1982 . Negatives in 0022A-V.


Nevada State Museum and Historical Society

0023    Cornerstone Ceremonies , color guard.

0024    People listening to speakers at the ceremony.

0025    Close-up view of the spectators and Lodge members listening to the speeches.

0026    Color Guard

0027    Man applying mortar in the Masonic Cornerstone laying ceremony.

0028    Florence Lee Jones Cahlan, Board of Trustees, Nevada State Department of Museums and History.

0029    Speaker at the pulpit.

0030    William V. Wright, Chairman, Nevada State Department of Museums and History speaking.

0031    William V. Wright , applying mortar in Masonic Cornerstone laying ceremony.

Hughes Bar

0032    Older man, woman, younger man, probably a family, standing in front of the bar. Probably own the bar.

0033    Same trio standing in the inside.