100 Fremont

Las Vegas, NV


The

Mint


1957 to 1989

(Del Webb’s Mint 1966-1989)


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The Mint Las Vegas new addition
The Mint and Golden Nugget in 1974
Mint Las vegas ad from 1966
Mint Las vegas room soap
Complimentary soap in the new Mint Tower hotel rooms.
The two small souvenir ashtrays to the left show the Mint at different points in time.






The white one shows what it looked like after it expanded to take over the corner where the Bird Cage formerly stood.




The smoke one shows it with the new hotel tower.


What good is an ashtray without your souvenir lighter?
Minty Buck was a match play coupon at the Mint in downtown Las Vegas.
Happy Birthday from the Mint 27th Anniversary
Mint Lucky Coin Bag
In the days when all the slot machines
dispensed your hoped for winnings in coins, you might get a nifty “Lucky Coin Bag”!
Mint Las Vegas Minty Piggy Bank
A very rare example of the Minty Piggy Bank!
Here's Minty on a rare piece of slot machine glass!
Mint Las Vegas playing cards still in the sealed package.
Mint Las Vegas chips tournament $1 50¢
Click to see the whole brochure. It's cool!
Mint Las Vegas location 50 years apart.
Slot machine glass showing
the Mint after the tower is built.
Another nice piece of Mint history from the great slot glass collection of
Doug "Cigarman" Smith!
Union Pacific Railroad menu showing Fremont street in 1962
...and yes, that's a comb... in the shape of a gun.
a variety of ashtrays from the Mint in downtown Las Vegas
This amber ashtray then shows the view of the Mint with the hotel tower.
souvenir lighter from the Mint in downtown Las Vegas
Click here for the Mint 400 off road race!
Back to the main Mint Page
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Mint Las Vegas souvenir glasses
Ashtrays again show the passage of time and changes to the Mint.


The clear ashtray to the left is after it expanded to take in the Bird Cage corner and the lower green ashtray shows the original front of the Mint.
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