Virgil Weese (2015-09-30) video oral history and transcript Description: Virgil Weese, originally from St. Joe, Missouri, moved to Henderson in 1946, into one of the Townsite Houses, 18 Nevada Way. He attended Carver Park School. He recalls growing up in Henderson, swimmin… Genre: Oral histories
Patricia Espinoza Hinds (2015-08-07) video oral history and transcript Description: Patricia Espinoza Hinds was born in Henderson at Rose di Lima Hospital. She attended St. Peter's Cathoic School, and Bishop Gorman High School. She recalls growing up in Henderson, going to Victory Th… Genre: Oral histories
Mary Monahan George (2015-06-10) video oral history and transcript Description: Mary Monahan George was born in Henderson in 1949. Her family lived on Nevada Way across the street from St. Rose Hospital. She attended St. Peter's Catholic School and Basic High School. She recalls… Genre: Oral histories
Toni Watson Tibbets (2015-09-20) video oral history and transcript Description: Toni Watson Tibbets came to the Henderson area in 1946 when she was two years old. Tibbets was a long time employee of the Henderson Telephone Company. As a small business owner, she provided child da… Genre: Oral histories
Michele Watson Aguiar (2015-06-03) video oral history and transcript Description: Michele Watson Aguiar was born and raised in Henderson, Nevada, and she shares stories of growing up in Henderson. She attended University of Nevada, Las Vegas when it was still Nevada Southern Univer… Genre: Oral histories
Photograph of an embroidery class, Henderson, Nevada, 1968 Description: Black and white photograph of six young women, embroidering. Three of the girls are sitting on a couch while the other three are on the floor. The Henderson Parks and Recreation Department sponsored a… Genre: Photographs
Photograph of men paving Market Street, Henderson, Nevada, January 1956 Description: Black and white photograph of two men holding a hose, spraying water on Market Street, near a car. A front loader is visible across the street at left, and a man is shoveling asphalt across the stree… Genre: Photographs
Photograph of Dick Stewart Motors advertising campaign, Henderson, Nevada, September 1963 Description: Black and white photograph of woman in swimsuit and sash reading "Miss Dick Stewart Motors" standing next to a 1964 Dodge Dart, holding a sign reading "'Unfair' to New Car Dealers '64 Prices Slashed a… Genre: Photographs
Photograph of the ribbon cutting for a city fallout shelter, Henderson, Nevada, May 26, 1965 Description: Black and white photograph of Henderson mayor William Byrne and another man cutting the ribbon in front of a door of a Quonset hut type building with a radiation sign on wall next to door; seven men a… Genre: Photographs
Photograph of Park Village School field trip to the post office, Henderson, Nevada, January 1963 Description: Black and white photograph of a group of children standing in large mail-sorting room. Henderson postmaster Charles Connor and one of the post office clerks are demonstrating how the mail is sorted. T… Genre: Photographs