If you went to Las Vegas in the ’50s or ’60s and sent a postcard back home, these are a few of the designs that would have been available to you. From the performers to the kitsch to the lights and signs, these postcards are a snapshot of what it was like to visit Vegas back in the Good Old Days.

The Frontier Club. Via/ Wiki Commons
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The Showboat Hotel and Casino. Via/ Wiki Commons
Marlene Dietrich promotional postcard for her recurring gig at the Sahara Hotel. Via/ Wiki Commons