Who in the World is Roberta Kane?


Dec. 9, 2017, 5pm to 7pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Goldfield Room
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Join the UNLV University Libraries for "Who in the World is Roberta Kane?" 

This special reception will feature Roberta Kane, the daughter of Mike and Sallie Gordon. The Gordons were pioneers of Las Vegas' Jewish community and founding members of Temple Beth Sholom. Kane was the first known Jewish baby born in Las Vegas.

A celebration of the UNLV Special Collections & Archives' Southern Nevada Jewish Heritage Project, the event will offer opportunities for guests to share memories of life in Las Vegas and to browse the project website

If you have special accommodation needs, please contact Lonnie Marshall in advance at 702-895-4517 or lonnie.marshall@unlv.edu.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

To attend the free event, RSVP online or contact Kelly McCarthy at kelly.mccarthy@unlv.edu or 702-895-2239.

Contact Information

University Libraries
Kelly McCarthy

Event Sponsor

University Libraries 

Special Collections & Archives

Southern Nevada Jewish Heritage Project