Birth of the Las Vegas Strip

David Schwartz, director of the Center for Gaming Research, teaches a class at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas’s Honors College on… read more

David Schwartz, director of the Center for Gaming Research, teaches a class at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas’s Honors College on the History of Gambling in America. The day’s lecture focused on the early history of the Las Vegas Strip in the 1940s and 1950s. close

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Birth of the Las Vegas Strip

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298140-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
First Aired:
May 7, 2011
Last Aired:
May 8, 2011

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  • May 07, 2011 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 08, 2011 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 08, 2011 | 12:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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