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

 

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