Category: Casino history

Brief History of American Gambling Part 2

England banned any and all lotteries that were designed to support the colonies the colonists would have to find other ways to support themselves on the verge of independence the government once again found itself in need of cash General George Washington had a war to fight and the colonial coffers were nearly bare with […]

Brief History of American Gambling Part 1

Gambling in America has its roots in the soil of its earliest inhabitants those that lived here and those that gambled their lives on the prospect of a new world both would have a profound effect on how Americans view gambling. No people have embraced gambling more than the original Americans they experienced gambling as […]