Eadington Fellow Colloquium

Eadington Fellow Colloquium — 2021

In the Shade of the Royal Oak: Commercial Gaming by Royal Patent in Restoration England 

This William R. Eadington Fellow colloquium will explore the origins of commercial gaming using UNLV Libraries Special Collections and Archives' collection of historic gaming literature with a focus on works from the 17th and 18th centuries.

Guest Speaker: John Eglin, Ph.D., Professor of History, University of Montana, Missoula

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: Eadington Lecture Explores Early Commercial Gaming with Royal Backing

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