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Shapiro, S. R. Collection
Coll #: MS-00085
Date: 1786-1975 (bulk 1969-1975)
Extent: 1 box and 1 flat file (0.46 cubic feet, 2.09 linear feet)
The S. R. Shapiro Collection (1786-1975) contains gaming instructions, pamphlets, promotional material from travel agents and casinos, and correspondence from Las Vegas, Nevada casinos and casinos around the world. There is also a copy of a French natural history book titled Memories de la Societe d'histoire naturelle de Paris dated 1799. Inside the book are attached advertisements and lottery announcements from English newspapers dating from 1811 to 1816.
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