Bright Lights in the Desert: The Latter-day Saints of Las Vegas
This William R. Eadington Fellow colloquium will highlight the influence and history of Latter-day Saints in Las Vegas from their settlement at the old Mormon Fort in 1855 until the erection of their temple in 1989.
Guest Speaker: Fred Woods, Ph.D., Professor, Brigham Young University
The William R. Eadington Fellowship program is sponsored by the UNLV Center for Gaming Research in the University Libraries Special Collections and Archives and funds scholarly research into our collections on gaming and Las Vegas.
Free and open to all.
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UNLV Center for Gaming Research
UNLV Libraries Special Collections & Archives