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Las Vegas shows: production materials, 1977-1988

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The Las Vegas shows: production materials (1977-1988) contain Jerry Jackson's papers for productions he worked on in Las Vegas other than the Folies-Bergère. Shows include Flesh at Caesar's Palace,Pin-Ups at the Sahara Hotel, Funny Farm at the Aladdin Hotel and Casino, Fire and Ice at the Hacienda Hotel, and Hitz at the Hacienda Hotel. Jackson's work on the cabaret Let Me Off Uptown and acts for Goldie Hawn, Abbe Lane, Bobby Gentry, and Segio Franchi are also represented. Materials include photographs, sheet music, music scores, lyrics, notes, and news clippings. Also included are costume design drawings by Jackson (Fire and Ice, Hitz) and Nolan Miller (Pin-Ups), and set design drawings by Winn Strickland, William Morris, and Bob Kiernan.




6.4 Linear Feet (38 folders, 2 oversize boxes, 1 flat file)
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Collection Number: MS-00573
Collection Name: Jerry Jackson Papers
Box/Folder: N/A


The subseries is arranged in chronological order with materials for like shows grouped together. Items within a singular production are grouped together and arranged according to production phase (costume, set, choreography, etc.).