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The first 100 : portraits of the men and women who shaped Las Vegas

Author: A D Hopkins; K J Evans
Publisher: Las Vegas : Huntington Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Profiles 100 people who played an important role in the creation of Las Vegas, Nevada, from the first Mormon settlers in the early 1900s to the business entrepreneurs of the last years of the 20th century.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A D Hopkins; K J Evans
ISBN: 0929712668 9780929712666
OCLC Number: 43248159
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 272 pages : illustrations, charts ; 27 x 37 cm
Contents: John C. Fremont --
William Bringhurst --
O.D. Gass --
Ute Warren Perkins --
Helen J. Stewart --
George F. Colton --
William Andrews Clark --
Walter Bracken --
J.T. McWilliams --
Sam Gay --
C.P. Squires --
Pete Buol --
Ed Clark --
Queho --
Roy Martin --
Ed Von Tobel --
Bill Tomiyasu --
James Scrugham --
Mark Harrington --
David G. Lorenzi --
Bob Hausler --
Robert Griffith --
Maude Frazier --
Harley A. Harmon --
A.E. Cahlan --
Florence Lee Jones --
Frank Crowe --
Sims Ely --
Mayme Stocker --
Tony Cornero --
Tom Williams --
Ernie Cragin --
Jim Cashman --
Thomas Hull --
Howard Eells --Magnesium Maggie --
Berkeley Bunker --
Pat McCarran --
Eva Adams --
Maxwell Kelch --
Benjamin Siegel --
Thomas Young --
Edmund Converse --
Florence Murphy --
Steve Hannagan --
Harvey Diederich --
Morris B. Dalitz --
Robbins Cahill --
Del E. Webb --
C.D. Baker --
Alfred O'Donnell --
Ernest Becker --
George Albright --
Monsignor Collins --
James B. McMillan --
Oran K. Gragson --
Grant Sawyer --
Bob Bailey --
Charles Kellar --
Ralph Denton --
Parry Thomas --
Bill Miller --
Frank Sinatra --
Benny Binion --
Walter Baring --
Howard Cannon --
Foley Family --
Kirk Kerkorian --
Walter Liberace --
Hank Greenspun --
John Mowbray --
Donn Arden --
Irwin Molasky --
Ralph Lamb --
Al Bramlet --
Otto Ravenholt --
Reed Whipple --
Howard Hughes --
Fred Smith --
Bob Martin --
Jay Sarno --
William Bennett --
Zack Taylor --
Robert Broadbent --
Elvis Presley --
Ray Chesson --
Jerry Vallen --
Mike O'Callaghan --
Jim Joyce --
John Luckman --
Anna Dean Kepper --
John Seibold --
Patricia Marchese --
Don Laughlin --
Jerry Tarkanian --
Jean Ford --
Harry Reid --
Alfreda Mitre --
Bob Stupak --
Steve Wynn --
Nominees.
Other Titles: First one hundred
Responsibility: [edited by A.D. Hopkins and K.J. Evans].

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Profiles 100 people who played an important role in the creation of Las Vegas, Nevada, from the first Mormon settlers in the early 1900s to the business entrepreneurs of the last years of the 20th century.

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