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

 

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