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Sands: A Place in the Sun pamphlet for the Sands Hotel and Casino, late 1960s

Date

1966 to 1969

Description

Sands: A Place in the Sun pamphlet for the Sands Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Inside are various photos from the Sands' history, including events, celebrity performances, and building construction.

Mixed Content

14th Anniversary Issue of the Sands Times from the Sands Hotel and Casino, December 1966

Date

1966-12

Description

The 14th anniversary issue of the Sands Times magazine from the Sands Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Articles written in the magazine describe various events held at the Sands, entertainment news, and celebrity appearances.

Mixed Content

11th Anniversary Issue of the Sands Times magazine from the Sands Hotel and Casino, December 1963

Date

1963-12

Description

The 11th anniversary issue of the Sands Times from the Sands Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Headlines in the magazine include: "If It Happens in Vegas It's Usually at the Exciting Sands Hotel", "Sands Casino Execs - The Friendliest", "Hosts in Las Vegas!", "New Faces in Sands Family of Stars", "Sands - Grounds for Marriage", "Sands is Convention Executive Center", "Sands Conventions", and "Sands Guests".

Mixed Content

Singer Tommy Sands performing at the Sands Hotel: photographs

Date

1964-01

Description

Series VII. Entertainers

Sands Hotel and Casino

Mixed Content

Architectural drawing of additions and alterations to the mens' and womens' health clubs in the Sands Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, April 19, 1965

Date

1965-02-25

Description

Floor plans, sections, elevations for mens' and womens' health clubs at the Sands Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada. Includes door and finish schedules. "Sheet no. 17A. Job no. 420. Drawn by Shoji Yasuda. Job captain, Mas Tokubo. 2-26-65. Revised 4-19-65."
Site Name: Sands Hotel
Address: 3355 Las Vegas Boulevard South;

Latest Drawing Revision: 1965-04-19

Image

Sands Hotel Photograph Collection

Identifier

PH-00287

Abstract

The Sands Hotel Photograph Collection depicts entertainers, celebrities, events, amenities, and staff at the Sands Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada from approximately 1952 to 1980. The photographs primarily depict entertainers like Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, and the Copa Girls performing in the Copa Room, the showroom of the Sands Hotel. The photographs also depict patrons gambling, events held in the Sands Hotel's ballrooms, banquets, the pool, rooms in the hotel, as well as Jack Entratter, the hotel'’s director of entertainment.

Archival Collection

Pamphlet advertising the Sands Hotel and Casino, 1970s

Date

1970 to 1979

Description

Pamphlet for the Sands Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada - "the world's most exciting resort hotel!" Descriptions are provided about the Regency Room, Garden and Terrace Rooms, and the Sands Rooms and Suites.

Mixed Content

Sands Hotel correspondence

Date

1959

Description

Series I. General

Sands Hotel and Casino

Mixed Content

Sands Hotel Public Relations Records

Identifier

MS-00417

Abstract

The Sands Hotel Public Relations Records document the history of the Las Vegas casino and hotel from 1952 to 1977. It is comprised primarily of photographs, mostly 8x10 black-and-white prints, color prints, and transparencies. Most were produced by the Las Vegas News Bureau. Also included are newspaper clippings, brochures, press releases, and inter-office memos relating to the advertising and promotion department. Materials also include reels of 16mm film of the Sands opening, various shows and events including Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin's "Summit Meeting" performances with the Rat Pack, and footage from various television productions filmed at the Sands.

Archival Collection

Sands Times magazine spreads

Date

1956 to 1965

Description

Series VIII. Sands Hotel Interior and Exterior

Sands Hotel and Casino

Mixed Content