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Photo Collections Record

Fanny's Dress Shop Photograph Collection

Extent: 1.5 Linear Feet (1 hanging folder 1 shared negative box)
Location: PC 06:D, PC Negatives Box 11

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Collection Contents:
The Fanny’s Dress Shop Photographs (1930-1982) show one of Las Vegas’ premier women’s clothing stores. The collection includes images of Fanny Soss’ shop on Fremont Street, her store in the Flamingo Hotel, and Helldorado parades. Images include shop window displays.

Las Vegas

0001    Fanny's Dress Shop, 1933
0002    Fanny's Shop window display
0003    Fanny's Shop window display
0004    Fanny's Shop window display
0005    Fanny's Shop Fall window display
0006    Remodeled shop at 121 Fremont, ca. 1942
0007    Fanny's Shop window display
0008    Fanny's Shop "before 1942"
0009    Display window in remodeled shop
0010    Remodeled shop at 121 Fremont, ca 1942

Events     Grand Opening, 1947

0011    Evelyn Peralto wearing a B H Waggie costume
0012    Fashion Show, Flamingo Hotel. August 17, 1947
0013    August 17, 1947. Opening day celebration of Fanny's shop on the Strip
0014    Rosemarie swimsuit. Fanny's shop, August 17, 1947
0015    Evelyn Peralto, model. Erica de Meuron dress.
0016    Pat Premo dress
0017    Lilly Dache Hat
0018    Adopted daughter of Marion Hick's sister

Labor Day 1932

0019    " Labor Day, 1932?"/ Maury Soss driving/
0020    August 17, 1947. Flamingo Hotel?


0021    Fanny's Helldorado participants in front of Fanny's
0022    Helldorado
0023    Helldorado Parade Fanny's Shop Float
0024    Helldorado Parade. May 1955 Maury Soss held fag on float
0025    Helldorado Parade. Fanny's Shop Float
0026    Helldorado Parade Fanny's Shop Float
0027    Fanny's Shop entry with Fanny Soss sitting in rear seat.


0028    July, 1947, Las Vegas. Maury and Fanny Soss
0029    "1953 ? Fanny's 60th Birthday"
0030    Fanny Soss celebrating her ninety-ninth birthday, July 22, 1982