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A History of the Omaha Rod and Gun Club

The Omaha Rod and Gun Club stepped up to foster fun and good times in turn-of-the-century Omaha.

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A History of Omaha’s Cortland Beach

All in one place: A history of Cortland Beach, the Omaha Rod and Gun Club and the Carter Lake Club.

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19th century 20th century 21st century business Carter Lake culture East Omaha economics Food History of Nebraska Lost history Missouri River neighborhoods North 16th Street poverty society water

A History of Truck Farms in East Omaha

One part of Omaha has stayed in touch with its agricultural roots for more than a century. This is a history of small family farms and the changing landscape in East Omaha.

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A History of the CCC Camp in Omaha

From 1935 to 1940, more than 200 workers lived in a CCC camp at Levi Carter Park. Here is a history of their time.

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A History of the Omaha Auto Speedway

The Omaha Auto Speedway had a short life, but a long impact on racing in the city.

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20th century 21st century architecture Carter Lake civic infrastructure culture economics government History of Nebraska parks Politics society transportation

A History of Omaha’s Eppley Airfield

A history of Omaha’s Eppley Airfield from 1925 to present. It has also been called the American Legion Municipal Airport and the Omaha Municipal Airport.

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19th century 20th century Carter Lake culture History of Nebraska houses Lost history society

A History of Bungalow City in East Omaha

Bungalow City was a booming neighborhood in North Omaha, Nebraska, for less than a decade. Then it was moved and forgotten.