This is a history of Shadda's Drive-In, a restaurant in Omaha, Nebraska from 1955 to 1960.
Throughout the history of Omaha there is a long tradition of hostility towards and prejudice against Jewish people, which is called antisemitism. It has existed since the first Jews arrived in the city in the 1860s. Antisemitism was overt in Omaha into the 1960s, by which time Jews were largely viewed as part of the … Continue reading A History of Antisemitism in Omaha
There have been many African American leaders in Omaha throughout the city's history. Some were politicians, others were businessmen; many were united in the cause to promote civil rights and liberty for Black people. One of them was a lawyer named Joseph Carr, and this is a biography of his life. This is Joseph Carr … Continue reading A Biography of Joseph Carr
This is a history of the Ames Avenue Bridge, which stood between the City of Omaha, Nebraska, and the City of Carter Lake, Iowa from circa 1890 to 1913.
This is a history of the popular Beal's Grill, a longtime mainstay near Creighton University at N. 24th and California Streets.
This is a history of Forbes Bakery in North Omaha from 1921 through 1938.
This is a history of the Bedford Place neighborhood in North Omaha, Nebraska.