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My name is Adam Fletcher Sasse, and this is my North Omaha History website. Across this site, I share research and articles, my North Omaha History books and more. Check it out, and let me know if you have any ideas, info or tools I should know about!

Articles

  1. A History of DeBolt, Nebraska
  2. A History of Streetcars in Benson
  3. A History of North Omaha’s Fort Lisa
  4. The Recent History of 24th and Lake
  5. Black History in Omaha
  6. A History of Reed’s Ice Cream in Omaha
  7. A History of Scandinavians in North Omaha
  8. Historic Black Churches in North Omaha
  9. A History of North Omaha’s Mergen House
  10. A History of the Omaha Auto Speedway
  11. 117 Over 117: The Oldest Places in North Omaha
  12. A History of North Omaha’s Colored Old Folks Home
  13. A History of the Eppley Airfield in East Omaha
  14. MY North Omaha
  15. A History of North Omaha’s Zion Baptist Church
  16. A History of North Omaha’s J. J. Pershing Drive and Monument
  17. A History of the Metropolitan Building and Loan Association in North Omaha
  18. A History of North Omaha’s Pearl Memorial United Methodist Church
  19. A Biography of Robert Strehlow
  20. A History of the Omaha Black Panthers
  21. A Biography of Jacob Maag
  22. A History of the Fort Omaha Balloon School
  23. A Biography of Joseph P. Guth
  24. A History of North Omaha’s Burkenroad House aka Broadview Hotel aka Trimble Castle
  25. A History of North Omaha’s Minne Lusa Theatre
  26. A History of North Omaha’s Hash House
  27. A History of East Omaha’s Bungalow City
  28. A History of North Omaha’s Gold Coast Historic District
  29. A History of Beverly Blackburn and North Omaha’s JFK Rec Center
  30. A History of North Omaha’s Parker Estate
  31. A History of Anna Wilson’s Mansion in North Omaha
  32. Notable People from North Omaha
  33. A History of North Omaha’s 20th and Lake Historic Commercial District
  34. A History of North Omaha’s Stroud Company Factory
  35. A History of North Omaha’s Stroud Mansion
  36. A History of North Omaha’s Historic Apartments
  37. A History of North Omaha’s Historic Gas Stations
  38. A History of North Omaha’s 30th and Ames Historic Commercial District
  39. A History of North Omaha’s J. F. Bloom Company
  40. A History of North Omaha’s Central Park Neighborhood
  41. A History of Historic Crime Bosses in North Omaha
  42. A History of North Omaha’s Elks Hall and Iroquois Lodge #92
  43. A History of North Omaha’s 24th and Lake Historic District
  44. A History of North Omaha’s Minne Lusa Historic District
  45. A History of North Omaha’s Douglas Motors Corporation Factory
  46. A History of African American Newspapers in Omaha
  47. A History of the 1913 Easter Sunday Tornado in North Omaha
  48. A History of North Omaha’s Belt Line Railway
  49. A History of North Omaha’s Mormon Tree
  50. A History of North Omaha’s Miller Park Duplex Historic District
  51. A History of Omaha Technical High School
  52. A History of the Carnation Ballroom in North Omaha
  53. A History of North Omaha’s Tidy House Products Company Factory
  54. A History of Mob Terrorism in Omaha
  55. A History of the Squatter’s Row in North Omaha
  56. A History of the Governor’s Estate in North Omaha
  57. An Unsolved Murder in North Omaha
  58. A History of Lead Poisoning in North Omaha
  59. A History of North Omaha’s Ernie Chambers Court, aka Strehlow Terrace
  60. A History of Cemeteries in North Omaha
  61. A History of North Omaha’s Cuming Street
  62. A Biography of Granny Weatherford
  63. A History of the Omaha Municipal Beach
  64. A History of the Omaha Star
  65. Historic Neighborhoods in North Omaha
  66. A History of North Omaha’s Pries Lake
  67. A History of North Omaha’s  Belvedere Point Neighborhood
  68. A History of the Ohio Fish Market in North Omaha
  69. A History of Omaha’s Miller Park
  70. A History of North Omaha’s Bailey Residence
  71. A History of the North Omaha Radar Station
  72. A History of the Town of East Omaha
  73. A History of North 16th and Locust Streets in North Omaha
  74. The Historic Churches of North Omaha
  75. A History of North Omaha’s Brandeis Country Home
  76. A Biography of Dr. Marguerita Washington
  77. A History of North Omaha’s Florence Neighborhood
  78. A History of North Omaha’s St. Clare’s Monastery
  79. A History of North Omaha’s John E. Reagan House
  80. A History of North Omaha’s Jim Bell’s Club Harlem
  81. A History of North Omaha’s Walnut Hill Neighborhood
  82. A History of North Omaha’s Florence Lake
  83. A History of North Omaha’s Walnut Hill Pumping Station and Reservoir
  84. A History of the Nebraska School for the Deaf
  85. A Biography of Dan Desdunes
  86. A Biography of George B. Lake
  87. A History of Black-Owned Hotels in Omaha
  88. A History of North Omaha’s Strorz Brewery
  89. A History of Digging Up the Dead in North Omaha
  90. Historical North Omaha Ghost Stories
  91. North Omaha History on Q98.5
  92. The Execution of Cyrus H. Tator
  93. A History of North Omaha’s Missing Cemeteries
  94. Historical Ghost Stories from Omaha’s Hummel Park
  95. A Historical Ghost Story from North Omaha’s Immanuel Hospital
  96. A Historical Carter Lake Ghost Story
  97. A Historical Ghost Story from North Omaha’s Prospect Hill Cemetery
  98. Historical Ghost Stories from Fort Omaha
  99. A Timeline of Race and Racism in Omaha
  100. A History of the Omaha Colored Commercial Club
  101. A History of North Omaha’s Binney Street Historic District
  102. A History of North Omaha’s McCreary Mansion
  103. A History of North Omaha’s J. J. Brown Mansion
  104. A History of North Omaha’s Poppleton Estate
  105. A History of North Omaha’s Redick Mansion
  106. A History of Omaha’s Near North Side Neighborhood
  107. A History of North Omaha’s Jewish Community
  108. A History of Omaha’s Greater America Exposition of 1899
  109. A History of Fort Omaha, Part 1
  110. A History of Omaha’s River Drive
  111. A History of the Omaha Presbyterian Theological Seminary
  112. A History of Native Americans in North Omaha
  113. A History of North Omaha’s Adams Park
  114. A History of Hospitals and Healthcare in North Omaha
  115. A History of North Omaha’s Movie Theaters
  116. A History of North Omaha’s Social Clubs and Socials Halls
  117. A History of the Mansions and Estates in North Omaha
  118. An Early History of Omaha’s Immanuel Hospital
  119. A History of Omaha’s Citizens Civic Committee for Civil Liberties, or 4CL
  120. A History of the June 1969 Riot
  121. A History of the Logan Fontenelle Housing Projects
  122. A History of Redlining in Omaha
  123. An Early History of the University of Nebraska at Omaha
  124. An Intro to the Oldest Houses in North Omaha
  125. An Intro to Architecture in North Omaha
  126. A Future of North Omaha History (An Editorial)
  127. A History of Fort Omaha, Part 2
  128. A History of African American Politics in Omaha
  129. A History of Streetcars in North Omaha
  130. A Timeline of North Omaha History
  131. A History of Relocating the Trans-Mississippi Exposition
  132. A History of the Wirt Street Historical District in North Omaha
  133. A History of Omaha’s Fort Street Special School for Incorrigible Boys
  134. A History of Omaha’s Miller Park Neighborhood
  135. An Inconvenient But Truthful History (An Editorial)
  136. A History of Omaha’s Black Association for Nationalism through Unity (BANTU)
  137. A History of Omaha’s North 24th Street
  138. A History of the Fontenelle Park
  139. A History of Carter Lake in East Omaha
  140. A History of the Florence Boulevard in North Omaha
  141. A History of the Florence Water Works and Minne Lusa Pumping Station in North Omaha
  142. A History of Schools in North Omaha
  143. A History of the Pleasure Pier and Kiddieland in East Omaha
  144. A History of the North Omaha Riots
  145. A History of Racism in Omaha
  146. A History of North 16th Street aka Sherman Avenue in North Omaha
  147. A North Omaha History Tour
  148. A History of the Fair Deal Cafe in North Omaha
  149. A History of the Omaha Driving Park in North Omaha
  150. The Saratoga Neighborhood in North Omaha
  151. A Short History of North Omaha, Part 1
  152. A History of Lynching George Smith
  153. Kidnapping Omaha’s Eddie Cudahy, Jr.
  154. A History of the Prospect Hill Cemetery in North Omaha
  155. A History of the Jack Johnson Riots in Omaha
  156. The Kountze Place Neighborhood in North Omaha
  157. A History of Community Leaders in North Omaha
  158. A History of African American Poverty in Omaha
  159. A History of Fur Trading in North Omaha

 

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