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A History of St. John’s AME Church

This is a history of the oldest Black church in Omaha, St. John’s AME Church.

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20th century 21st century African Methodist Episcopal architecture Civil Rights Movement Near North Side North 24th Street

A History of Bethel AME Church

This is a history of Bethel AME Church, which has been located at N. 24th and Franklin since 1925. It is one of the oldest Black churches in Omaha.

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20th century African Americans African Methodist Episcopal biography Black politicians Legislators

A Biography of Rev. John Adams, Sr.

This is a biography of Rev. John Adams, Sr., who represented North Omaha in the Nebraska Legislature from 1949-1962.