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Bright Lights in the Desert: The Latter-day Saints of Las Vegas

Bright Lights in the Desert: The Latter-day Saints of Las Vegas Online

This William R. Eadington Fellow colloquium will highlight the influence and history of Latter-day Saints in Las Vegas from their settlement at the old Mormon Fort in 1855 until the erection of their temple in 1989.

Guest Speaker: Fred Woods, Ph.D., Professor, Brigham Young University 

The William R. Eadington Fellowship program is sponsored by the UNLV Center for Gaming Research in the University Libraries Special Collections and Archives and funds scholarly research into our collections on gaming and Las Vegas.

Date:
Tuesday, February 2, 2021
Time:
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Time Zone:
Pacific Time - US & Canada (change)
Audience:
  Community     Faculty & Staff     Graduate Students     Undergraduate Students  
Categories:
  Library Event  
Online:
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.

Registration is required. There are 74 seats available.