Laughlin in Clark County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Laughlin, an Oasis on the Colorado
Erected 2011 by Queho Posse Chapter 1919, E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 35° 9.985′ N, 114° 34.277′ W. Marker is in Laughlin, Nevada, in Clark County. Marker can be reached from South Casino Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located at the south entrance to the Riverside Casino. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1650 South Casino Drive, Laughlin NV 89029, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Camels and Commerce (approx. 0.3 miles away); Avenue of Flags (approx. 0.3 miles away); Donald (Don) J. Laughlin (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Fort Mohave (approx. 0.8 miles away in Arizona); Commercial Steamship Transportation and Bullhead Community Park (approx. 1.8 miles away in Arizona); Hardyville Site (approx. 3.3 miles away in Arizona); Hardyville Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 3.3 miles away in Arizona); The Garcés Expedition (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laughlin.
Also see . . . Down By the River. An article by A.D. Hopkins on the life of Don Laughlin.
After leaving high school because he was making a bundle of money gambling, a boy from Minnesota founded a town in Nevada that bears his name and his luck. (Submitted on September 1, 2011.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Persons • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 1, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 637 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on September 1, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.