Raul Jusinto

New Frontier


Frontier Hotel Casino
"Frontier Hotel & Casino" by Roadsidepictures is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0.

New Frontier
Beyond Belief opened in 1981.

New Frontier

New Frontier

Wayne Newton at Frontier

New Frontier
The Venus Room.

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New Frontier

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Last Frontier

91 Club
Photograph of the 91 Club, Las Vegas (Nev.), 1939-1942. Logan Collection. UNLV Libraries Special Collections & Archives.

Pair-O-Dice Club
Photograph of the exterior front of the Pair-O-Dice Club (Las Vegas), 1930s. Horden-Graglia Collection. UNLV Libraries Special Collections & Archives.

Last Frontier Village Sweet Shop
The General Shop and the Little Church of the West are the only currently remaining structures from the Last Frontier Village.

Last Frontier Village Sweet Shop
The General Shop is currently located at the Clark County Museum.

Little Church of the West
The Little Church of the West at its location at Hotel Last Frontier.

Little Church of the West
The Little Church of the West is currently located near the intersection of West Russel Road and South Las Vegas Boulevard.

Frontier
Aerial photograph of the Last Frontier Hotel and Casino. Manis Collection. UNLV Libraries Special Collections & Archives. Cropping and text layer added to original by Raul Jusinto.

Started off as Pair-O-Dice (1931-1936) and then renamed Ambassador Night Club (1936), 91 Club (1939). Became Hotel Last Frontier on July 16, 1942. Renamed: New Frontier (1955 -1966), The Frontier (1967-1998), New Frontier (1998-2007). The New Frontier closed on July 16, 2007. Imploded in 2007.

Theme: Western.

New Frontier associated with: Phil Ruffin.

The Froniter associated with: Anthony Joseph Zerilli, Michael Polizzi, Steve Wynn (2006), Howard Hughes, Burton Cohen (1995), Siegfried & Roy (1998).

Second Resort on the Las Vegas Strip.

In 1944, Liberace makes his Las Vegas debut at the Hotel Last Frontier.

In 1956, Elvis Presley makes his Las Vegas debut at the New Frontier.

On January 14, 1970, Diana Ross makes her final appearance with The Supremes at the Frontier.

On September 21, 1991, the Culinary Workers Union 226, Bartenders 165, Teamsters 995, Operating Engineers 501, and Carpenters 1780 staged a strike against the Frontier. The strike ended on February 1, 1998.

The far west section of the land is currently occupied by Trump International Hotel Las Vegas.

Was located on an All-American Road (2000) and a Nevada Scenic Byway (1995).

Was located at 3120 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Paradise, Nevada.

Denotes American Gaming Association Hall of Fame year of induction.