Photograph of a plane crash at Branding Iron Bar and Casino, Henderson, April 10, 1965

Material Information

Photograph of a plane crash at Branding Iron Bar and Casino, Henderson, April 10, 1965
Series Title:
Henderson Home News photographs
Henderson Home News
Publication Date:


Subjects / Keywords:
Branding Iron Bar and Casion (Henderson, Nev.)
Outpost Motel (Henderson, Nev.)
Aircraft accidents


Black and white photograph showing the wreckage of an airplane and cars in front of the Branding Iron Bar and Casino. Signs for the Branding Iron and the Outpost Motel are visible in the background. The pilot, John Covarrbias, intentionally crashed the plane into the bar, where his ex-wife, Nellie Covarrbias was working, early Saturday, April 10, 1965. Only the pilot was killed.
Creation/Production Credits:
This collection was provided to Henderson District Public Libraries by the Clark County Museum.
Additional Physical Form:
Physical copies of the items in this collection are stored in the collection of the Clark County Museum in Henderson, Nevada.

Record Information

Source Institution:
Henderson District Public Libraries
Holding Location:
Henderson District Public Libraries
Rights Management:
Clark County Museum holds copyright to this material but has provided Henderson District Public Libraries permission to include it in this digital collection. It is intended for personal, educational or research purposes only. Any other use without prior expressed permission is prohibited. Please contact the Clark County Museum, in Henderson, Nevada for additional rights information and permission to use this item: 702-455-7955
Resource Identifier:
hem0269 ( Digital Id )
p00186ccmhdpl ( Original Item Id )