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Collected Item: “Coronavirus, Las Vegas, Archives and Me”

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Coronavirus, Las Vegas, Archives and Me

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Video I took May 25th

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This video I took while riding near the strip really reminded me of the impact coronavirus has and is having on the Las Vegas community. This impact has been huge on Las Vegas being that it is coined “the city that never sleeps” and has a large population. This video to me shows the importance of community involvement. Despite the strip hotels being vacant the lights remained on with a message of love instead of off making the hotels completely dark. This video involves the decision of the government to “enforce” quarantine and isolation laws which involved many recreational activities and places to be shut down and stopped.

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#unlv #psc101 #mlphelps # lasvegas

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Tremyia Campbell

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