Category: vintage Las Vegas

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Nifty’s Frostop Drive-In, 5119 W Charleston Blvd – 1968

Photo by Denise Scott Brown.

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Monterey Motel, 1133 S Las Vegas Blvd – CLOSED. This was the motel’s second sign, installed in the late 60s and painted pink in the early 2000s. Photo by Matt Crump

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Flamingo Capri Motel, February 1960

The motel was built over Flamingo Wash, and on the far right is a flood control channel partially covered with a fountain. O’Sheas was later built on this section of the motel property. Photo from VLV, postcard c. ‘59/60 from Retroland.

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Las Vegas, c. 1957

Duffy’s Tavern and Las Vegas Bowling Alley. We’re looking north at today’s LV Blvd & St. Louis Square (current view). Rummel Motel in the background. The bowling alley closed in the late 60s, Duffy’s in the mid-70s.