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Allison (Karen) Collection on Contract Bridge
Coll #: MS-00899
Date: 1937-1997
Extent: 1 box and 1 oversized box (0.65 cubic feet, 1.67 linear feet)
The Karen Allison Collection on Contract Bridge (1937-1997) contains instructional guides, pamphlets, and booklets explaining the rules and strategies for contract bridge, a card game. Included are correspondence and meeting minutes with contract bridge organizations with which Allison was associated. Also included are lists of players who participated in the Monte Carlo 5th World Bridge Olympiad in Monte Carlo, Monaco in 1976.
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Alvarez (Brian "Paco") professional papers
Coll #: MS-01013
Date: 1997-2014
Extent: 2 boxes (1.3 cubic feet, 1.08 linear feet)
The Brian "Paco" Álvarez Professional Papers (1997-2014) are comprised of the personal papers of Las Vegas, Nevada museum curator and arts advocate Brian "Paco" Álvarez. Cultural heritage institutions and events represented in this collection include the Neon Museum's relocated of the La Concha structure, the "Vegas VIP: Vegas Viewed in Postcards" exhibit and "Post Modern 2005" at the Mob Museum for the City of Las Vegas centennial celebration in 2005, and various photograph exhibits at the Liberace Museum. Also included in the collection are documents related to KUNV radio station "Gimme My KUNV" awareness event regarding the station's commitment to diverse radio shows.
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Ashbaugh (Don) Papers on Nevada Ghost Towns
Coll #: MS-00130
Date: 1950-1960
Extent: 2 boxes (0.92 cubic feet, 0.83 linear feet)
The Don Ashbaugh Papers (1950-1960) document Las Vegas history, Nevada history, and ghost towns. The collection is comprised of the working manuscript of Don Ashbaugh's book, Nevada's Turbulent Yesterday: A Study in Ghost Towns. The collection also contains typescript drafts, newspaper clippings, and a geographical index of Nevada ghost towns.
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Askew, Dennis Lee papers
Coll #: MS-00766
Date: 1966-2013 (bulk 1977-1985)
Extent: 1 box, 1 flat file (0.6 cubic feet, 2.09 linear feet)
The Dennis Lee Askew papers date from 1966 to 2013 and contain "Rock Talk" columns from the Las Vegas Sun newspaper, posters, photographs, correspondence, audio cassette tapes, one DVD of the "Rock Talk" television special, and newspaper clippings.
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Athanasoglou, Michael Collection on Taxi Driver Rights
Coll #: MS-00230
Date: 1979-1983
Extent: 0.21 linear feet, 0.23 cubic feet (1 box)
The Michael Athanasoglou Collection on Taxi Driver Rights (1979-1983) contains the records of Las Vegas, Nevada taxicab activist Michael Athanasoglou. Included are clippings, correspondence, fliers, and memoranda that document Athanasoglou’s struggle to organize taxi drivers into a union in Las Vegas.
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Becker, Patricia Scrapbooks
Coll #: MS-00645
Date: 1976-2013
Extent: 4 Linear Feet (3 boxes)
The Patricia Becker Scrapbooks reflect the professional activities of "Patty" Becker from 1976 to 2013. Materials include photographs, awards, correspondence, and newspaper articles documenting Patricia Becker's career. Included are articles related to her appointment as the Executive Director of the UNLV International Gaming Institute in 2005 as well as a Harrah's Senior Executive Organization Chart from 1984 to 1993.
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Boranian, Hixon Music Scores
Coll #: MS-00610
Date: approximately 1950s-1980s
Extent: 0.83 linear feet, 0.92 cubic feet (2 boxes)
The Hixon Boranian collection (approx. 1950s-1980s) is comprised solely of music manuscripts and scores that he wrote, edited, and performed.
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Brandeis National Committee-Las Vegas Chapter Records
Coll #: MS-00881
Date: 1994-2012
Extent: 6 boxes (4.13 cubic feet, 4.02 linear feet)
The collection is comprised of the records (1994-2012) for the Brandeis National Committee-Las Vegas Chapter. The collection is primarily comprised of publicity and marketing for events organized by the group, chapter newsletters, membership information, and study guides. Also included are the Brandeis National Committee-Las Vegas Chapter's policies handbook, bylaws, and certificates of commendation and proclamations.
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Brooks (Sheilagh) Collection on Nevada Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology Records
Coll #: MS-00743
Date: 1977-1983
Extent: 3 boxes (1.53 cubic feet, 1.29 linear feet)
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Byrne (Grace Winkleman) papers
Coll #: MS-00075
Date: undated
Extent: 1 folder (shared box); 0.02 cubic feet/0.1 linear feet
The Grace Winkleman Byrne Papers (undated) consist of four typewritten essays, a manuscript about Utah titled "History of Grazing," and a photograph of Grace W. Byrne. Grace Winkleman Byrne wrote for the Las Vegas Sun, Las Vegas Review Journal, and the Henderson Pages, and she helped found the Henderson Chamber of Commerce.
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Carsony (Karl) papers
Coll #: MS-00807
Date: 1918-2011 (bulk 1950-1970)
Extent: 9 boxes (5.88 cubic feet, 8.94 linear feet)
The Karl Carsony Papers (1918-2011) are comprised of photographs, newspaper clippings, ephemera, and artifacts representing Karl (Schrom) Carsony's acrobatic career and personal life. The bulk of the materials in this collection date from approximately the early 1950s through the late 1970s. The materials also include vacation photographs of Karl (Schrom) Carsony and his wife, Margot Meyers. The materials also include promotional photographs, posters, and fliers for the Carsony Brothers, which was an acrobatic show consisting of Karl Carsony and his twin brothers, Joe and Bert Schrom.
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Cheel (Chester) papers
Coll #: MS-00618
Date: 1847-1960
Extent: 1 folder (shared box); 0.02 linear/cubic feet
The Chester W. Cheel Papers (1847-1960) consist of two photocopies of manuscripts on early Nevada History and Las Vegas with a focus on the Mormons role in developing the area. Also included is a two-page hand-written bibliography.
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Childers, Kenneth H. Architectural Drawings
Coll #: MS-00851
Date: 1968, approximately 1981-1995
Extent: 121 boxes/rolls (27.99 cubic feet, 31.21 linear feet)
The Kenneth H. Childers Architectural Drawings (1968, 1981-1995) contain the work of Childers and his Las Vegas, Nevada architectural firm, Kenneth H. Childers Architect. The drawings depict both residential and commercial structures built primarily in Las Vegas.
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Claxton, Eunice Papers
Coll #: MS-00087
Date: 1982-2011
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)
The collection is comprised of long time Nevada resident Eunice Claxton's papers from 1982 to 2011. Included are photographs, memorial service programs, her maternal family history, and the 41st and 50th church convocations held in the Church of God in Christ, Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Clement, Mary Edna Brown
Coll #: MS-00059
Date: 1955
Extent: 0.1 linear feet (1 shared box)
Collection consists of correspondence, poetry manuscript and musical score. Two letters dated 19 January 1956 and 26 February 1956 from Zoe A. Tilghman, Oklahoma City to Mary Brown Clement, Las Vegas. Correspondence refers to "Pistol Pete" by Eva Gillhouse. "Black and Silver" poetry manuscript draft that was published by Henry Harrison, poetry publisher, in New York, 1944, written by Mary Edna Brown. Musical score and verse "Neshabe" (Dark Water) from Cheyenne Indian melody, words by Zoe A. Tilghman, music arranged by Ruth F. McNaughton, dedicated to Mary B. Clement.
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Collins (Peter) Papers on International Gaming
Coll #: MS-00785
Date: 1974-2010 (bulk 1990-2010)
Extent: 23 boxes (14.9 cubic feet, 12.46 linear feet)
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The Peter Collins Papers on International Gaming (1974-2010) consist of materials collected or written by Professor Peter Collins on legalized gambling. The collection includes research papers, industry and government reports, and media reports on the development, legality, economics, and ethics of legalized gambling. Most of the materials focus on gambling in the United Kingdom; the balance of the material covers South Africa, Canada, the United States, the European Union, Australia, some Asian-Pacific nations, and materials not specific to location.
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Company Mobility Histories Papers
Coll #: MS-00763
Date: 1972-1977
Extent: 2 boxes (1.11 cubic feet, 0.96 linear feet)
The Company Mobility Histories Papers (1972-1977) includes surveys completed by students for Nevada History 117, a course taught by Professor Ralph Roske at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). Students followed locations, phone numbers, ownership, and name changes of various businesses over their time of operation. Included were hotels, convenience stores, automotive shops, construction companies, and markets, etc.
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Congregation Ner Tamid Records
Coll #: MS-00812
Date: 1974-2018 (bulk 1989-2016)
Extent: 4.5 linear feet, 3.8 cubic feet (4 boxes); 784 Digital Files (8 GB)
The Congregation Ner Tamid Records are comprised of annual reports, congregation bulletins, booklets, and digital and physical photographs documenting the history of Southern Nevada synagogue, Congregation Ner Tamid (CNT) from approximately 1974 to 2018. The collection includes two digital videos of CNT's final service at their Emerson Avenue in Las Vegas, Nevada location before moving to Valle Verde Drive in Henderson, Nevada. The collection contains a digital copy of a CNT scrapbook from 1974 to 1978. The collection includes annual reports that highlight the synagogue's annual finances and major activities throughout the year and CNT's community newsletters.
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Crisler, Clara M.
Coll #: MS-00054
Date: 1875 -1947
Extent: 0.1 Linear Feet (9 folders) (shared box)
Related Materials: 0062
The collection contains papers of Clara M. Crisler dated from about 1875 through 1947. The collection includes newspaper clippings, personal correspondence, and the 1931 yearbook of the Twentieth Century Club in Reno, Nevada.
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Cummings-Schmidt, Nancy
Coll #: MS-00822
Date: 1975-1981
Extent: 0.23 cubic feet, 0.21 linear feet (1 box)
The collection is comprised of records that document Nancy Cummings-Schmidt's career as a librarian for the Clark County Library District from 1975 to 1981. Collection includes biographical information, photographs of the Sunrise Branch Library renovation, photographs and brochures about summer reading programs at the Clark County Library in 1975-1980, and documentation about the 1980 Energy Expo.
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De Longchamps, Joanne papers
Coll #: MS-00424
Date: 1938-1985
Extent: 5 boxes (4.5 cubic feet, 5.4 linear feet)
The Joanne de Longchamps Papers date from 1938 to 1985 and document de Longchamps' career as a poet as well as her personal life. The collection contains photocopies of her published poems, poetry journals and magazines containing her work, and photocopies of her unpublished typewritten poetry. It also contains original correspondence from Joanne de Longchamps to her mother, Ruth Cutten, as well as photocopies of her correspondence to poet Harold Witt.
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Decker, Clarabelle
Coll #: MS-00258
Date: 1926 - 1980
Extent: 0.46 cubic feet, 2.09 linear feet (1 box, 1 flat file)
The Clarabelle Decker Papers (1926-1980) reflect the varied career of Clarabelle Decker as a teacher, librarian, and writer who worked in Nevada, Northern Arizona, and Southern California. Materials include Decker's writings and other published works, including books, booklets, poetry, as well as teaching aids, a grammar guide, posters, and fliers. Teaching materials primarily date from 1926 to 1952, while her library and writing materials date from 1954 to 1980.
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Diana Crites Papers
Coll #: MS-00374
Date: 1965-1990
Extent: 0.8 Linear Feet 2 boxes
Collection is comprised of the papers of Diana Crites dating from 1976 to 1990 and includes poems, short stories, two novels, and many recipes and recipe booklets published for the Nevada Power Company (NPC). Also included are an in-house NPC phonebook, a booklet on the operations center for NPC, news clippings, and power saving instruction materials.
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Doughty (Nan) family collection
Coll #: MS-00021
Date: 1845 -1993
Extent: 38 boxes and 1 flat file (24.34 cubic feet, 22.46 linear feet)
Related Materials: 0240
The Nan Doughty Family Collection dates from 1845 to 1993 and documents Doughty's personal and professional life. She collected correspondence and papers related to her extended family members including Sallie Bradford, Seymour Kimball Bradford, William Hillman Shockley, and May Bradford Shockley. The collection also includes papers from her father, Thorwald A. Siegfriedt, and her mother, Lou-vee Bradford Siegfried. Doughty used her family histories to write historical essays about early Nevada. The collection includes her professional papers as well as drafts and correspondence related to her writings.
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Farrar Quay (Alice Elizabeth) papers
Coll #: MS-00824
Date: 1830-1960
Extent: 0.47 cubic feet, 3.40 linear feet (1 box, 1 flat file)
The Alice Elizabeth Farrar Quay Family Papers are comprised of newspaper clippings, photographs, and correspondence dating from approximately 1830 to 1960 collected by Alice Elizabeth Farrar Quay documenting the Farrar Quay family's relation to Benjamin Harrison. The collection includes information about Alice Elizabeth Farrar Quay's inquiries into her relation to Benjamin Harrison V, Governor of Colonial Virginia and signer of the Declaration of Independence, and presidents William Henry Harrison. The collection also includes American Civil War correspondence of Colonel (later General and President) Benjamin Harrison and other family members.
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Franklin Sr. (George E.) Papers
Coll #: MS-00129
Date: 1966 - 1968
Extent: 1 box (0.23 cubic feet, 0.21 linear feet)
The George E. Franklin Sr. Papers consist primarily of two original manuscripts by George E. Franklin (1890-1971), an English-born writer and former Las Vegas resident. Franklin published From Cotswolds to High Sierras (Caldwell, Idaho: Caxton Printers, 1966) and The Fallacy of Appeasment (New York: Carlton Press, 1968). The collection also includes an undated newspaper article announcing Franklin's donation of the manuscripts to Nevada Southern University (now the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.)
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Friedman (Bill) professional papers
Coll #: MS-00175
Date: 1974 - 1982
Extent: 2 boxes (2.3 cubic feet, 2.08 linear feet)
The Bill Friedman Professional Papers (1974-1982) contain the corrected manuscripts with publisher’s annotations of the first and second editions of Bill Friedman's book Casino Management. The second edition contains an updated chapter on the casino industry in Atlantic City, New Jersey. There are also photocopies of drafts of both editions. Bill Friedman taught a casino management course at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
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Gem Bar and Casino Records
Coll #: MS-00530
Date: 1911-1913
Extent: 0.21 linear feet, 0.19 cubic feet (1 box)
Gem Bar and Casino records consist of three ledgers dating from 1911 to 1913. The property, originally built in 1905 was owned by John Wesley Horden and located on Block 16 in downtown Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Greenspun, Hank
Coll #: MS-00138
Date: 1962-1966
Extent: 1.25 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
The Hank Greenspun Papers date from 1962 to 1966 and are comprised of draft manuscripts of the books Where I Stand: Records of a Reckless Man written by Hank Greenspun and Alex Pelle, and drafts of the manuscript Rebel with Many Causes, originally entitled Idol Smasher, a biography written about Hank Greenspun by Ed Reid.
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Grogan (Stephen P.) Papers
Coll #: MS-00867
Date: approximately 1960 to 2020
Extent: 35 boxes, 2 flat files, 1 slot machine (36.71 cubic feet, 25.46 linear feat); 37 digital files (0.512 GB)
The collection is comprised of Stephen P. Grogan's personal papers (from approximately the early 1970s to 2020) that primarily document his career working in the gaming industry in Colorado and Las Vegas, Nevada. The collection documents Grogan's involvement with Vegas Pacific business partnership, Skilleo Games, Action Gaming, and EWM Investments. The collection also includes papers documenting Grogan's business ventures in Colorado as well as his writing career. Included in this collection are drafts of Grogan's novels and plays. Some materials are stored in the Lied Automated Storage and Retrieval Unit (LASR). Advanced notice may be required to access these materials.
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Hawley (Tom) Papers
Coll #: MS-01081
Date: approximately 1955-2019
Extent: 2 boxes, 3 oversized boxes, 1 flat fil, 11458 digital files (3.12 cubic feet, 8.47 linear feet, 111.000 GB)
The Tom Hawley Papers (approximately 1955-2019) contain the personal papers of Las Vegas, Nevada based traffic and transportation reporter, Tom Hawley. The collection primarily includes physical and digital materials that represent Hawley's interests in Las Vegas history; transportation issues in the Las Vegas Valley, including the Las Vegas Monorail and Resort Corridor Project; and his work as a traffic and transportation reporter for KSNV Channel 3. Materials from KSNV include video clips and transcripts of Video Vault, a segment on the history of Las Vegas hosted by Hawley. Other materials in this collection include ephemera, postcards, newspaper clippings, and memorabilia on Las Vegas entertainment and gaming. The collection also includes papers and memorabilia representing Hawley's activities as a string bass player for the Henderson Symphony Orchestra and files kept by his parents on Marta Becket and the Amargosa Opera House in Death Valley Junction, California.
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Horse Racing Collection
Coll #: MS-00830
Date: 1922-1979
Extent: 0.19 Cubic Feet (1 box)
The Horse Racing Collection (1927-1979) contains brochures, handicapping information, programs, and articles written by Harry McCalla related to horse racing. There are also advertisements and clippings from racing forms. This material covers various venues in the United States.
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Horse Racing Collection
Coll #: MS-00830
Date: 1922-1979
Extent: 1 box (0.19 Cubic Feet, 0.21 Linear Feet)
The Horse Racing Collection (1927-1979) contains brochures, handicapping information, programs, and articles written by Harry McCalla related to horse racing. There are also advertisements and clippings from racing forms. This material covers various venues in the United States.
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James W. Hulse Manuscript of Lincoln County, Nevada
Coll #: MS-00108
Date: 1973
Extent: 1 folder in a shared box (0.01 cubic feet, 0.01 linear feet)
The James W. Hulse collection (1973) consists solely of the original manuscript for his book on the history of Lincoln County, Nevada.
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Jensen (Julius) Professional Papers
Coll #: MS-00640
Date: 1630-1979 (bulk 1920-1972)
Extent: 35 boxes, 1 oversized box (44.95 cubic feet, 38.72 linear feet)
The Julius Jensen Professional Papers (1630-1979) consist of medical research notes, medical journal reprints, manuscript and article drafts, professional and personal correspondence, business and financial records, investment information, travel information, photographic prints, art prints, and collectible books and magazines.
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Jung (Rita Ritner) paper
Coll #: MS-01061
Date: approximately 1970-2010
Extent: 1 box, 1 oversized box (1.12 cubic feet, 1.77 linear feet)
The Rita Ritner Jung Papers (approximately 1970-2010) contain the personal papers of Margarita "Rita" Ritner Jung. The collection contains Jung's poetry, personal reflection essays, and a number of oil paintings. Jung's poetry and essays center on her experiences growing up and living in China, marrying, and later relocating to Las Vegas, Nevada for a short time. The oil paintings are of various dog breeds and unidentified individuals.
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Kaufman, Perry Papers
Coll #: MS-00414
Date: 1930-1974
Extent: 2.0 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
The Perry Kaufman Papers (1930-1974) are comprised of research material gathered by Kaufman for his doctoral dissertation, "The Best City of Them All: A History of Las Vegas, 1930-1960." Kaufman's research focused on the Las Vegas, Nevada Chamber of Commerce's role in promoting Las Vegas as a tourist destination. The collection primarily consists of newspaper clippings from the Las Vegas Review-Journal and the Las Vegas Sun. It also includes Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce minutes and publications, research on the history of Las Vegas, and Kaufman's notes and writings.
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Kretkowski (Halina) papers
Coll #: MS-00880
Date: 1962-1991
Extent: 2 boxes (1.2 cubic feet, 1.08 linear feet)
The Halina Kretkowski Papers (1962-1991) consist of documents detailing Halina Kretkowski’s life during high school, college, and law school. The majority of the materials are notes and coursework from Kretkowski’s studies at the University of Wisconsin and the Golden Gate University School of Law in San Francisco, California. Also included are political magazines and personal correspondence.
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Ladd (George) Papers
Coll #: MS-01073
Date: 1903-1906
Extent: 1 box (0.19 cubic feet, 0.21 linear feet)
The George Ladd Papers are comprised of a scrapbook dating from 1903 to 1906 that documents the final years of George Ladd, who was involved with the Bullfrog Mine in Rhyolite, Nevada. The scrapbook contents include personal correspondence, certificates of assays, telegrams, mining purchases, bank deposit slips, and correspondence between Ladd and the Bullfrog Mining Company.
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Las Vegas Valley Land Ownership Collection
Coll #: MS-00755
Date: 1962-1965
Extent: 12 boxes (7.36 cubic feet, 6.17 linear feet)
The Las Vegas Valley Land Ownership Collection contains lists of property owners in the Las Vegas Valley from 1962 to 1965. Materials are organized by Section and Township, all located in Ranges 60 to 63. Some files also contain plat maps.
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Leavitt, Cecil Paper on the History of Bunkerville, Nevada
Coll #: MS-00109
Date: undated
Extent: 1 folder in a shared box (0.01 cubic feet, 0.01 linear feet)
The Cecil Leavitt Paper on the History of Bunkerville, Nevada, undated, consists of a term paper written by Leavitt for a history class at the College of Southern Utah, Cedar City, Utah.
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Levinson (Bonnie and Al) Papers on Bonnie Springs Ranch
Coll #: MS-00936
Date: 1960-2014
Extent: 4 boxes (1.81 cubic feet, 2.64 linear feet); 159 digital files (0.368 GB)
The Bonnie and Al Levinson Papers on Bonnie Springs Ranch contains visual and promotional materials from the 1960s to 2014 about Bonnie Springs Ranch located in Las Vegas, Nevada. The materials depict events and shows that occurred at the ranch; its guests, employees, petting zoo animals; and document the buildings on the property as well as the surrounding areas, including Red Rock Canyon. Also in the collection are photographs from other locations in Nevada, such as Belmont, Goodsprings, and Las Vegas. The collection also includes digital photographs of Bonnie Springs Ranch from 2008 depicting trail rides as well as the snow storm that fell on the Las Vegas Valley on December 17, 2008. The collection contains a significant amount of promotional materials about Old Nevada, a recreation of an 1880s mining town, as well as press releases and magazines and newspaper articles featuring the ranch.
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Levy Family Papers
Coll #: MS-00814
Date: 1928-1989
Extent: 6 boxes, 2 flat files (9.3 Linear Feet, 3.8 Cubic Feet)
Collection is comprised of scrapbooks, photographs, awards and certificates, and ephemera mainly dating from approximately the 1950s to 1970s gathered by the Levy family of Las Vegas, Nevada. This collection documents the personal and professional lives of three generations in the Levy family: Harry C. Levy, Al Levy, and Andrew “Drew” Levy. Materials in this collection also include photographs and clippings about the Levy Realty Company and about the various public positions held by Harry C. Levy, such as Las Vegas city commissioner.
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Luckman (John Lester) Gambler's Book Club Collection
Coll #: MS-00150
Date: 1977 - 1978
Extent: 0.49 Cubic Feet, 0.42 Linear Feet (1 box)
John Lester Luckman (1924-1987) was the founder of Gambler’s Book Club, a Las Vegas, Nevada-based publishing house for books about gambling. The collection contains photocopied manuscripts for three books published by the Gambler’s Book Club, written and edited by Ken Uston and Roger Rapoport, John Montgomery, and John K. Hutchens. Copies of all three books are available in UNLV Special Collections stacks.
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Marshall, Gladys Boggs Papers
Coll #: MS-00149
Date: 1907-1974
Extent: 1 box, 1 oversize box (0.85 cubic feet, 1.56 linear feet)
The Gladys Boggs Marshall Papers consist of various artistic works created by Gladys Boggs Marshall, written from 1907 to 1974. The papers include several of her poems, a manuscript draft of an unfinished paper "History and Story of Las Vegas," a scrapbook of family photographs, sheet music, and newspaper clippings.
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Moore (James) Short Stories on Gaming
Coll #: MS-00083
Date: 1950-1970
Extent: 1 folder in shared box (0.10 cubic/linear feet)
The James Moore Short Stories on Gaming, dated 1950 to 1970, consists of three photocopied typescripts of short stories related to gaming in Las Vegas, Nevada. The three stories, written by James Moore, include "The Dice Killer," "Casino Dealer's Best Friend," and "Expert at the Blackjack Tables."
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Mountain West's Yucca Mountain Socioeconomic Project Records
Coll #: MS-00756
Date: 1970-1994
Extent: 2.17 linear feet, 2.57 cubic feet (2 boxes)
The Mountain West's Yucca Mountain Socioeconomic Project Records (1987-1994) contain Reports on the effects to indigenous peoples, flora and fauna, and transportation relating to the deposits of nuclear waste in Yucca Mountain, Nevada. Nevada counties studied were Nye, Lincoln, Esmeralda, and Clark. Also included are analysis and impact assessments, and an oral history of Ed Slavin, a Tonopah, Nevada resident.
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Nellis Air Force Base Installation Restoration Program Records
Coll #: MS-00680
Date: 1988-1999
Extent: 12 boxes (15.4 cubic feet, 13linear feet)
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Nevada Official Bicentennial Book Collection
Coll #: MS-00199
Date: 1975
Extent: 3 boxes (0.93 cubic feet, 1.04 linear feet)
The Nevada Official Bicentennial Book Collection (1975) contains materials related to the editing and publication of the book by the Nevada American Revolution Bicentennial Committee. It includes article submissions about Nevada history as well as a small amount of correspondence to Stanley Paher, the editor of the book.
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Nevada State Prison, Parole, and Probation Reports
Coll #: MS-00708
Date: 1901-1988
Extent: 2 boxes (0.56 cubic feet, 0.63 linear feet)
The Nevada State Prison, Parole, and Probation Reports (1901-1988) contains reports about the Nevada State Prison system and the Nevada Department of Parole and Probation.
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