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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 Irvington
  2. A History of Demolishing the Expos
  3. A History of a Sod House in North Omaha
  4. A History of Carter’s Cafe
  5. A History of Wyman Heights” by Patrick Wyman
  6. A History of the James Comey Mitchell House in Florence
  7. A History of the Bemis Park Landmark Heritage District
  8. A History of the Intersection at North 24th and Fort Streets
  9. A History of Cabannè’s Trading Post
  10. A History of 2936 North 24th Street
  11. A History of 6711 North 31st Avenue
  12. A History of the Intersection at North 40th and Hamilton Streets
  13. A Biography of North Omaha’s Eugene Skinner
  14. A History of North Omaha’s Tic Toc Diner
  15. A History of 3155 Meredith Avenue in North Omaha
  16. A History of 5815 Florence Boulevard in North Omaha
  17. A History of The Stage II Lounge in North Omaha
  18. A History of Bombings in Omaha
  19. The Lost Monument” by Michele Wyman
  20. A History of the Florence Field Neighborhood
  21. A History of Omaha North High School
  22. A History of 4517 Browne Street in North Omaha
  23. A History of Higher Education in North Omaha
  24. A History of North Omaha’s Live Wire Cafe
  25. A History of Ak-Sar-Ben in North Omaha
  26. Review of ‘A Thousand Honey Creeks: A life in music from Basie to Motown’ by Preston Love, Sr.
  27. A History of St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Parish and the Bryant Resource Center
  28. A History of North Omaha’s Kountze Park
  29. A History of Truck Farms in East Omaha
  30. A History of Railroads in North Omaha
  31. A History of the Druid Hall in North Omaha” by Karen Clopton
  32. A History of Lane Drug Stores
  33. A History of the Danish Vennelyst Park
  34. A History of the North Omaha Gene Eppley Boys Club
  35. A History of North Omaha’s Spencer Street Projects
  36. A History of the Lantry – Thompson Mansion
  37. A History of the CCC Camp in Omaha
  38. The Lost Towns in North Omaha
  39. A History of North Omaha’s Orchard Hill Neighborhood
  40. A History of Minne Lusa Creek in North Omaha
  41. A History of DeBolt, Nebraska
  42. A History of Streetcars in Benson
  43. A History of North Omaha’s Fort Lisa
  44. The Recent History of 24th and Lake
  45. Black History in Omaha
  46. A History of Reed’s Ice Cream in Omaha
  47. A History of Scandinavians in North Omaha
  48. Historic Black Churches in North Omaha
  49. A History of North Omaha’s Mergen House
  50. A History of the Omaha Auto Speedway
  51. 117 Over 117: The Oldest Places in North Omaha
  52. A History of North Omaha’s Colored Old Folks Home
  53. A History of the Eppley Airfield in East Omaha
  54. MY North Omaha
  55. A History of North Omaha’s Zion Baptist Church
  56. A History of North Omaha’s J. J. Pershing Drive and Monument
  57. A History of the Metropolitan Building and Loan Association in North Omaha
  58. A History of North Omaha’s Pearl Memorial United Methodist Church
  59. A Biography of Robert Strehlow
  60. A History of the Omaha Black Panthers
  61. A Biography of Jacob Maag
  62. A History of the Fort Omaha Balloon School
  63. A Biography of Joseph P. Guth
  64. A History of North Omaha’s Burkenroad House aka Broadview Hotel aka Trimble Castle
  65. A History of North Omaha’s Minne Lusa Theatre
  66. A History of North Omaha’s Hash House
  67. A History of East Omaha’s Bungalow City
  68. A History of North Omaha’s Gold Coast Historic District
  69. A History of Beverly Blackburn and North Omaha’s JFK Rec Center
  70. A History of North Omaha’s Parker Estate
  71. A History of Anna Wilson’s Mansion in North Omaha
  72. Notable People from North Omaha
  73. A History of North Omaha’s 20th and Lake Historic Commercial District
  74. A History of North Omaha’s Stroud Company Factory
  75. A History of North Omaha’s Stroud Mansion
  76. A History of North Omaha’s Historic Apartments
  77. A History of North Omaha’s Historic Gas Stations
  78. A History of North Omaha’s 30th and Ames Historic Commercial District
  79. A History of North Omaha’s J. F. Bloom Company
  80. A History of North Omaha’s Central Park Neighborhood
  81. A History of Historic Crime Bosses in North Omaha
  82. A History of North Omaha’s Elks Hall and Iroquois Lodge #92
  83. A History of North Omaha’s 24th and Lake Historic District
  84. A History of North Omaha’s Minne Lusa Historic District
  85. A History of North Omaha’s Douglas Motors Corporation Factory
  86. A History of African American Newspapers in Omaha
  87. A History of the 1913 Easter Sunday Tornado in North Omaha
  88. A History of North Omaha’s Belt Line Railway
  89. A History of North Omaha’s Mormon Tree
  90. A History of North Omaha’s Miller Park Duplex Historic District
  91. A History of Omaha Technical High School
  92. A History of the Carnation Ballroom in North Omaha
  93. A History of North Omaha’s Tidy House Products Company Factory
  94. A History of Mob Terrorism in Omaha
  95. A History of the Squatter’s Row in North Omaha
  96. A History of the Governor’s Estate in North Omaha
  97. An Unsolved Murder in North Omaha
  98. A History of Lead Poisoning in North Omaha
  99. A History of North Omaha’s Ernie Chambers Court, aka Strehlow Terrace
  100. A History of Cemeteries in North Omaha
  101. A History of North Omaha’s Cuming Street
  102. A Biography of Thomas Cuming” by Ryan Roenfeld
  103. A Biography of Granny Weatherford
  104. A History of the Omaha Municipal Beach
  105. A History of the Omaha Star
  106. Historic Neighborhoods in North Omaha
  107. A History of North Omaha’s Pries Lake
  108. A History of North Omaha’s  Belvedere Point Neighborhood
  109. A History of the Ohio Fish Market in North Omaha
  110. A History of Omaha’s Miller Park
  111. A History of North Omaha’s Bailey Residence
  112. A History of the North Omaha Radar Station
  113. A History of the Town of East Omaha
  114. A History of North 16th and Locust Streets in North Omaha
  115. The Historic Churches of North Omaha
  116. A History of North Omaha’s Brandeis Country Home
  117. A Biography of Dr. Marguerita Washington
  118. A Biography of North Omaha’s ‘Cap’ Clarenence Wigington” by Linda Williams
  119. A History of North Omaha’s Florence Neighborhood
  120. A History of North Omaha’s St. Clare’s Monastery
  121. A History of North Omaha’s John E. Reagan House
  122. A History of North Omaha’s Jim Bell’s Club Harlem
  123. A History of North Omaha’s Walnut Hill Neighborhood
  124. A History of North Omaha’s Florence Lake
  125. A History of North Omaha’s Walnut Hill Pumping Station and Reservoir
  126. A History of the Nebraska School for the Deaf
  127. A Biography of Dan Desdunes
  128. A Biography of George B. Lake
  129. A History of Black-Owned Hotels in Omaha
  130. A History of North Omaha’s Strorz Brewery
  131. A History of Digging Up the Dead in North Omaha
  132. Historical North Omaha Ghost Stories
  133. North Omaha History on Q98.5
  134. The Execution of Cyrus H. Tator
  135. A History of North Omaha’s Missing Cemeteries
  136. Historical Ghost Stories from Omaha’s Hummel Park
  137. A Historical Ghost Story from North Omaha’s Immanuel Hospital
  138. A Historical Carter Lake Ghost Story
  139. A Historical Ghost Story from North Omaha’s Prospect Hill Cemetery
  140. Historical Ghost Stories from Fort Omaha
  141. A Timeline of Race and Racism in Omaha
  142. A History of the Omaha Colored Commercial Club
  143. A History of North Omaha’s Binney Street Historic District
  144. A History of North Omaha’s McCreary Mansion
  145. A History of North Omaha’s J. J. Brown Mansion
  146. A History of North Omaha’s Poppleton Estate
  147. A History of North Omaha’s Redick Mansion
  148. A History of Omaha’s Near North Side Neighborhood
  149. A History of North Omaha’s Jewish Community
  150. A History of Omaha’s Greater America Exposition of 1899
  151. A History of Fort Omaha, Part 1
  152. A History of Omaha’s River Drive
  153. A History of the Omaha Presbyterian Theological Seminary
  154. A History of Native Americans in North Omaha
  155. A History of North Omaha’s Adams Park
  156. A History of Hospitals and Healthcare in North Omaha
  157. A History of North Omaha’s Movie Theaters
  158. A History of North Omaha’s Social Clubs and Socials Halls
  159. A History of the Mansions and Estates in North Omaha
  160. An Early History of Omaha’s Immanuel Hospital
  161. A History of Omaha’s Citizens Civic Committee for Civil Liberties, or 4CL
  162. A History of the June 1969 Riot
  163. A History of the Logan Fontenelle Housing Projects
  164. A History of Redlining in Omaha
  165. An Early History of the University of Nebraska at Omaha
  166. An Intro to the Oldest Houses in North Omaha
  167. An Intro to Architecture in North Omaha
  168. A Future of North Omaha History (An Editorial)
  169. A History of Fort Omaha, Part 2
  170. A History of African American Politics in Omaha
  171. A History of Streetcars in North Omaha
  172. A Timeline of North Omaha History
  173. A History of Relocating the Trans-Mississippi Exposition
  174. A History of the Wirt Street Historical District in North Omaha
  175. A History of Omaha’s Fort Street Special School for Incorrigible Boys
  176. A History of Omaha’s Miller Park Neighborhood
  177. An Inconvenient But Truthful History (An Editorial)
  178. A History of Omaha’s Black Association for Nationalism through Unity (BANTU)
  179. A History of Omaha’s North 24th Street
  180. A History of the Fontenelle Park
  181. A History of Carter Lake in East Omaha
  182. A History of the Florence Boulevard in North Omaha
  183. A History of the Florence Water Works and Minne Lusa Pumping Station in North Omaha
  184. A History of Schools in North Omaha
  185. A History of the Pleasure Pier and Kiddieland in East Omaha
  186. A History of the North Omaha Riots
  187. A History of Racism in Omaha
  188. A History of North 16th Street aka Sherman Avenue in North Omaha
  189. A North Omaha History Tour
  190. A History of the Fair Deal Cafe in North Omaha
  191. A History of the Omaha Driving Park in North Omaha
  192. The Saratoga Neighborhood in North Omaha
  193. A Short History of North Omaha, Part 1
  194. A History of Lynching George Smith
  195. Kidnapping Omaha’s Eddie Cudahy, Jr.
  196. A History of the Prospect Hill Cemetery in North Omaha
  197. A History of the Jack Johnson Riots in Omaha
  198. The Kountze Place Neighborhood in North Omaha
  199. A History of Community Leaders in North Omaha
  200. A History of African American Poverty in Omaha
  201. A History of Fur Trading in North Omaha

 

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