Phyllis Diller’s Flamingo Hotel Towel

Description
Beige towel from the Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas. Phyllis Diller used this towel when she stayed at the hotel during one of her Las Vegas performance gigs. Phyllis Diller was the first female stand-up comic to headline at the Flamingo Hotel, and she was showcased in the Flamingo Room several times, including in 1964, 1966, and 1967.
Location
Currently not on view
place made
United States
Associated Place
United States: Nevada, Las Vegas
Physical Description
cotton (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 43 in x 21 1/2 in; 109.22 cm x 54.61 cm
ID Number
2003.0289.15
accession number
2003.0289
catalog number
2003.0289.15
Credit Line
Gift of Phyllis Diller
subject
Humor
Comedians
hotels
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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