Black History Month Las Vegas
A great way to learn the hidden history of African American involvement in America is a visit to
Harrison House. Las Vegas became the "Entertainment Capital of the World" due to the
iconic stars who performed in lounges and showrooms. Harrison House is currently exhibiting the
Las Vegas Moulin Rouge which is the first multiracial casino resort in Las Vegas.(And in the U.S.)
You can learn the following:
Where do Black people really come from?
Who was the first African American man to own a Casino Resort in Las Vegas?
What is the name of the "Negro Motorist Traveler's Guide"?
What was the 1971 Consent Decree?
What happened 4 forty-year periods ago?