In The News: Department of History

KNPR News
March 1, 2021

This year marks the fiftieth anniversary of one of those odd laws that makes Nevada all the more interesting. It made prostitution illegal … or legal.

El Tiempo
February 19, 2021

Welcome to Harry Mason Reid International Airport: Gateway to Fabulous Las Vegas.

Las Vegas Review Journal
February 19, 2021

The Mob Museum is adding two vintage slot machines to its collection and has scheduled a two-part presentation about legal gambling in Nevada as part of its March programming.

Las Vegas Review Journal
February 19, 2021

The Mob Museum is adding two vintage slot machines to its collection and has scheduled a two-part presentation about legal gambling in Nevada as part of its March programming.

Las Vegas Review Journal
February 19, 2021

The Mob Museum is adding two vintage slot machines to its collection and has scheduled a two-part presentation about legal gambling in Nevada as part of its March programming.

Aviation Pros
February 18, 2021

Visitors who fly to Las Vegas will soon be landing at Harry Reid International Airport.

Las Vegas Sun
February 16, 2021

Visitors who fly to Las Vegas will soon be landing at Harry Reid International Airport.

Brewminate
February 15, 2021

Pets, spouses, co-workers, friends, classmates: They’re all in line to be on the receiving end of another record year for Valentine’s Day spending, says a new survey by the National Retail Federation.

Deseret News
February 9, 2021

In late January, snow dusts the open land as the backs of cattle grazing peek out of the scrubland that surrounds the section of Interstate 80 crossing Nevada.

U.S. News & World Report
February 8, 2021

Seventy years ago, an atomic blast detonated in a remote, sprawling swath of desert known as Frenchman Flat was seen and felt in Las Vegas, 65 miles to the southeast.

KNPR News
February 5, 2021

Half a century ago, Nevada took an important step in the right direction with a new law: the Fair Housing Act of 1971.

Las Vegas Review Journal
January 27, 2021

Seventy years ago, an atomic blast detonated in a remote, sprawling swath of desert known as Frenchman Flat was seen and felt in Las Vegas, 65 miles to the southeast.