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Bill Friedman Professional Papers (MS-00175)

Abstract

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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Date
1974-1982
Extent
2.30 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)
2.08 Linear Feet
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Access Note

Collection is open for research.

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Scope and Contents Note

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.

Biographical / Historical Note

Bill Friedman taught the course “Casino Operations and Management” at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’s College of Hotel Administration from 1970 to 1979. He also managed two Las Vegas strip casinos: Castaways Hotel and Casino and the Silver Slipper Casino.

Source: Friedman, Bill. “About the Author Section 1.” Billfriedmanauthor.com. https://www.billfriedmanauthor.com/author-and-research/ (accessed October 26, 2017).

Arrangement

Materials remain in original order.

Preferred Citation

Bill Friedman Professional Papers, 1974-1982. MS-00175. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.

EAD ID
US::NVLN::MS00175
Acquisition Note

Materials were donated in 1974 and 1982 by Bill Friedman; accession numbers 74-111, 74-112, and 82-53.

Processing Note

In 2017, as part of an archival backlog elimination project, Brooks Whittaker processed the collection.

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