historic fifth street school

  • Bygone

    Back to School in the Early 1900s

    By Su Kim Chung

    Most of us have only seen a one-room schoolhouse on television in shows like Little House on the Prairie, but here’s proof that one existed in Las Vegas in the first decade of the 20th century.

  • Art

    Take In (and Take Home) Poetry and Art

    By Jenessa Kenway

    Honoring the long-standing tradition of literature inspiring art and vice versa, the Historic Fifth Street School and Nevada Humanities are each presenting exhibitions of visual works paired with poems and novels.