Night lights, May 1972 by The U.S. National Archives on Flickr.
Today in 1905, Nevada’s Las Vegas was established in the Mojave Desert. It started as a small U.S. railroad settlement before it became the world-famous “Sin City” entertainment mecca of today. For Throwback Thursday, we selected photos from the earlier days, featuring bygone casinos and accommodations, in the Vintage Vegas gallery. High-res

Night lights, May 1972 by The U.S. National Archives on Flickr.

Today in 1905, Nevada’s Las Vegas was established in the Mojave Desert. It started as a small U.S. railroad settlement before it became the world-famous “Sin City” entertainment mecca of today. For Throwback Thursday, we selected photos from the earlier days, featuring bygone casinos and accommodations, in the Vintage Vegas gallery.