State Historical Marker
The Morelli House is listed on the National, State, and City Registers of Historic Places. It received the State Historical Preservation Award, the City Preservation Award, the first Mayor’s Urban Design Award for Historical Preservation, and Nevada Humanities’ Outstanding 2014 Humanities Project Award for its Copa Connection Program series.
The scholarly essay, “A New Architecture for a New City”, written by Alan Hess as well some of the other interpretative materials reproduced on this website was funded in part by a grant from Nevada Humanities, a state program of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
The design of this website was made possible through a Centennial Grant awarded by the City of Las Vegas Historic Preservation Commission. The content of the website is the sole responsibility of the Junior League of Las Vegas. Web Design by Cricket Art, Brian Swanson