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Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn, Las Vegas, Nevada, circa 1939-1953

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Alternate title:Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn, Las Vegas, N.V.
Summary:Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn, Las Vegas, Nevada, circa 1930-1953; Postmark Date: January 10, 1953; Postcard number: SK5502; Caption reads: "The sweeping grandeur of the main entrance to this breath-taking resort invites the guest to the newest and largest Las Vegas Hotel"; Message reads: "Dear Virginia - I'm over here for a desert vacation with a friend - Betty & Bobbie are still with me - Bobbie in military academy (day student) - Marie and family are fine - I'm feeling pretty good (for me). Still love California - when are you coming to see me? I'll probably come home next summer - I hope much love to you Kallie E."; Message included.
Provider:Colourpicture Publishers, Inc.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Massachusetts
Place of origin – Settlement:Boston
Temporal subject: 1931-1940
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Nevada
Geographical subject – Settlement:Las Vegas
Topical subjects:Hotels
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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