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A History of the North Side Bank

The North Side Bank was a pioneer-era fixture that lasted in the the 1990s! Here’s its history.

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A History of Wyman Heights by Patrick Wyman

This is a history of the Wyman Heights neighborhood in North Omaha by guest author Patrick Wyman.

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A History of the James Comey Mitchell House in Florence

This is a history of the founder of Florence, Nebraska’s home.

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A History of 5815 Florence Boulevard

A local home history reveals a 129-year-old barn nestled along a grand view in North Omaha…

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A History of the Danish Vennelyst Park in North Omaha

The Danish Vennelyst Park history goes beyond weddings, picnics and parties. It is one of the few remnants of Omaha’s once-thriving Danish immigrant community.

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A History of the Lantry – Thompson Mansion in North Omaha

Land speculators snatched up a lot of North Omaha legally and illegally in the 1900s. Victor Lantry was one of them, and built a massive mansion to celebrate his wealth. Here’s his story.

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A History of Cabanné’s Trading Post in North Omaha

This is a short history of Cabanne’s Post in North Omaha.