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Photo Collections Record

Sarah Vinci Photograph Collection

Location: PC Negatives Box 18, MC MS 01:F

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Collection Contents:
0001    Artesian well at Cragin home.

0002    The Oasis, probably Las Vegas' finest restaurant in the 1920s. (Fremont between 1st and 2nd Streets.)

0003    J.W. Garehime's Music store Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV. The store opened in 1924. Proprietor is flanked by two Hollywood comedians playing instruments ordered for the Local Eagles Lodge. (Ullom photo)

0004    In front of Majestic Theatre, Las Vegas. (1930s?)

0005    Downtown LV, next to Majestic Theatre. (1930s?)

0006    Hotel Last Frontier (1942). In the long, low building the Hunt Breakfast was served every Sunday when Vegans gathered after church for what became a community social tradition. At right is Little Chapel of the West (wedding chapel) on grounds of hotel.

0007    El Rancho Vegas, exterior. (opened in 1941)

0008    Auto advertising Paramount Week in front of El Portal Theatre, Fremont Street, LV, NV. (1928)

0009    New Overland Hotel, LV, NV. (1912) (First building was destroyed in fire in 1911)

0010    Golden Nugget Gambling Hall (1950s)

0011    Las Vegas Ranch.

0012    Fremont Street, 1948. Pioneer Club with Vegas Vic sign. (looking west)

0013    Night scene Fremont Street, LV 1938. (looking east)

0014    Original Las Vegas water supply, "Big Spring".

0015    U.S. Post Office and Court House, LV, NV. (1930s) (301 Stewart Avenue)

0016    Federal Building United States Post Office (formerly Court House) LV, NV. (1991) (Sarah Vinci photo) Located at 301 Stewart Ave.

0017    First Methodist Church, LV, NV. (Third and Bridger Streets), 1905.

0018    First United Methodist Church, LV, NV. (Third and Bridger Streets) (1991). Vinci photo

0019    Fremont Street, looking west, 1942.

0020    Fremont Street, looking west, 1991. Golden Nugget Hotel Vinci photo)

0021    Fremont Street, looking east, 1943. (G.I. Pitchford, photographer)

0022    Fremont Street, looking east, 1991. Vinci photo)