Eadington Fellow Colloquium

Eadington Fellow Colloquium — 2021

Bright Lights in the Desert: The Latter-day Saints of Las Vegas

This William R. Eadington Fellow colloquium will highlight the influence and history of Latter-day Saints in Las Vegas from their settlement at the old Mormon Fort in 1855 until the erection of their temple in 1989.

Guest Speaker: Fred Woods, Ph.D., Professor, Brigham Young University 

The William R. Eadington Fellowship program is sponsored by the UNLV Center for Gaming Research in the University Libraries Special Collections and Archives and funds scholarly research into our collections on gaming and Las Vegas.

Videos for the 2021 Eadington Fellow Colloquium

UNLV News Center Article: Saints Among Us: The LDS Impact in Las Vegas

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