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Sahara, the Jewel in the Desert pamphlet for the Sahara Hotel and Casino, 1970s





1970 to 1979


Sahara, the Jewel in the Desert blue leaflet for the Sahara Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Inside are various photos from the Sahara's history, including events, celebrity performances, and building construction.

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jhp000800. UNLV Libraries Collection of Sahara Resorts Press Releases and Reports, 1965-2002. MS-00986. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.


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SAHARA ?the Jewel in the Desert? THE SIXTH LAS VEGAS STRIP HOTEL Opened October 1952 Opening Show RAY BOLGER (Singer - Dancer - Comedian) and Singer USA KIRKMILTON PRELL with ELVIS PRESLEY Elvis? Birthday 1962 J.G. - 6 / 2-92 I need pictures, information and any items about Las Vegas and Las Vegas casinos. If you can help, please call or write. Jim Gellette (702) 731-2124 P.O. Box 43425 Las Vegas, NV 89116SAHARA 1952 CHRISTMAS OPENING NIGHT FLORAL ARRANGEMENT CASINO AREA, 1956SAHARA CHORUS LINE (1953) LOUIS PRIMA AND KEELY SMITH SAHARA?S CASBAR LOUNGE (1956) DON RICKLES, STAN IRWIN (1959)JUDY GARLAND (1956) CAMELS IN FRONT OF THE SAHARA WITH THE LOUIS PRIMA GROUP fRAMK F. WATTS M05 Hillside PI. C?s Vegas, Nevada 89104-1844Sahara?s (Entertainment Director) Stan Irwin sponsored the Beatles (1964) at the Las Vegas Convention Center. SAHARA?S NEW LOOK (1978)