Photo Collections Record
Frank E. Partridge Photograph CollectionExtent:
2.8 Linear Feet (2 hanging folders, 1 shared box of negatives )
PC 05:D, PC Negatives Box 10
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas Photograph Collection, approximately 1900-2004. PH-00062.
Special Collections, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.
The Frank E. Partridge Photographs (1940-1957) depict the Partridge family members and their lives in Southern Nevada. The collection consists of 32 images. The images depict historic Las Vegas locations, the annual Helldorado parade, and the Lazy 88 Ranch in Pahrump, Nevada.
0001 Aerial view of Hotel Last Frontier and the Last Frontier Village
0002 Aerial view of unidentified strip casino, Las Vegas, Nevada.
0003 Aerial view of unidentified strip casino, Las Vegas, Nevada.
0004 El Cortez Hotel and Casino exterior, Las Vegas, NV. Helldorado Parade in front with Ronzone float, ca. 1947 or 1948.
0005 Jessie StambaughNevada Club, Las Vegas, NV, casino interior. Note old style slot machines.
0006 McCarran Field exterior, Las Vegas, NV, ca. 1947
0007 McCarran Field exterior, Las Vegas, NV. Note signage/western motif, ca. 1947.
0008 McCarran Field tower operator when the Las Vegas airport was at Nellis Air Base, ca. 1948
0009 First National Bank exterior, Las Vegas, NV, ca. 1950. Men are unidentified.
0010 Jennings Auto Service and Garage, Las Vegas, NV, ca. 1950.
0011 A duplex on 7th Street owned by MA Williams and rented by the Partide family in 1946
Mt. Charleston, NV
0012 Mt. Charleston General Store. People are unidentified, ca. 1948.
0013 Pahrump cotton, Lazy 88 Ranch, Pahrump, NV. ca. 1954.
0014 Pahrump cottoning, Pahrump, NV. ca. 1954, at Lazy 88 Ranch owned by Dorothy Dorothy.
0015 Cotton picker discharging cotton into trailer at Lazy 88 Ranch, owned by Dorothy Dorothy , Pahrump, NV, ca. 1954.
0016 Cotton picker discharging cotton into trailer at Lazy 88 Ranch, owned by Dorothy Dorothy , Pahrump, NV, ca. 1954.
0017 Cotton picker, Lazy 88 Ranch, Pahrump, NV, ca. 1954
0018 Pahrump, NV, the Lazy 88 Ranch owned by Dorothy Dorothy. Photo taken in 1954 just a few weeks after road between Las Vegas and Pahrump was paved. Cotton was Pahrump's most important crop in the 1950s to 1960 era. Also Partridge children.
Spring Mountain Ranch
0019 Spring Mountain Ranch, 1940s with Beatty and Janet Reisinger.
0020 Spring Mountain Ranch (Krupp) with corrals and stables in the background with Betty and Janet Reisinger.
FRANK E. PARTRIDGE COLLECTION
0021 Helldorado Parade, Las Vegas, NV
0022 Helldorado parade with the old fire engine from the Las Frontier Village at the Last Frontier Hotel. The engine came form Elko, NV.
0023 Helldorado Parade with the Las Vegas-Tonopah-Reno (LTR) Stage.
0024 Helldorado Parade with Golden Nugget float.
0025 Helldorado parade with Shrine Float.
0026 Helldorado Parade with El Rancho Vegas float. Sign on shack "Hoosier Hot Shots" refers to a country music group popular in the 30s and 40s.
0027 Helldorado Parade, Las Vegas, NV
0028 Helldorado Parade, Las Vegas, NV
0029 Helldorado Parade, Las Vegas, Club float
0030 Helldorado rodeo, Las Vegas, NV, ca. 1949.
0031 Easter Celebration, Las Vegas, NV ca. 1956 or 1957. Partridge family at the New Frontier Hotel.
0032 Easter celebration with the Partridge family at the New Frontier Hotel.