The Louise Meehan Collection of Memorabilia contains memorabilia from both the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and various Las Vegas, Nevada hotel and casinos from 1953 to 1984. Materials were collected by Meehan, who was a "change girl" at the Boulder Club.
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The Louise Meehan Collection of Memorabilia contains memorabilia from Las Vegas, Nevada from 1953 to 1984. The collection contains ten ashtrays from multiple Las Vegas, Nevada hotel and casinos. The collection also holds several wine and hi-ball glasses from University of Nevada, Las Vegas events. In addition to these items, the collection has copies of photos from the Boulder Club in Las Vegas, Nevada, during the 1950s.
Collection is open for research.
Materials in this collection may be protected by copyrights and other rights. See Reproductions and Use on the UNLV Special Collections website for more information about reproductions and permissions to publish.
Material remains in original order.
Handle this collection cautiously. The box contains glass.
Louise Meehan Collection of Memorabilia, 1953-1984. MS-00309. Special Collections, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.
Materials were donated in 1989 by Louise Meehan; accession number 89-93.
Materials were processed by Susan Jarvis in 1985. In 2015, as part of a legacy finding aid conversion project, John Grygo revised and enhanced the collection description to bring it into compliance with current professional standards