"Safe in the living room of her Las Vegas, Nevada, home, Mrs. Jacqueline Buck and her son watch the mushrooming cloud from an atomic test blast some 75 miles away," April 21, 1953
After an A-bomb test Nevada, 1955
LIFE: Rare photos from an A-Bomb test
Mapes Hotel- Reno Nevada
The Arizona Club was an integral part of Las Vegas' rowdy red-light district in the early 1900s.
On this Day in History, March 19, 1931: In an attempt to lift the state out of the hard times of the Great Depression, the Nevada state legislature voted to legalize gambling. In Reno, work began to enlarge the city’s biggest casino, the Bank Club.