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Oral History Research Center

Claytee White, Director, Oral History Research Center at the Historic Westside School
Jun 14, 2017
People

Oral historian Claytee White has spent a career recording Las Vegans’ personal histories. Now she speaks about her own remarkable roots.


Hotel guests gamble at the slots
Apr 20, 2016
Research

How the old papers of an esteemed accountant and the memories of a casino legend chart the shift in the casino model.


UNLV Foundation
Dec 12, 2014
Campus News
Students and faculty thank UNLV donors for their support.

Exhibit explores history between the Culinary Workers Union, Local 226 and the City of Las Vegas.

This section of the city was integrated and flourished in days of overt segregation along the Las Vegas Strip. Oral historian Claytee White takes a look at the businesses that formed the backbone for this community.


Early African American settlers built their fortunes and pushed for equality in the surprisingly integrated Nevada community.

As the state celebrates its 150th year, special collections librarian Su Kim Chung shares her picks for the most important records on early Las Vegas history.


Mar 21, 2013
Arts & Culture

UNLV experts and the Libraries' unique public resources help make The Mob Museum more than a novelty attraction.