This is a history of the North 17th Street Methodist Church in Omaha, which was open from 1869 to 1877.
This is a a history of Walnut Hill Methodist Episcopal Church in North Omaha, Nebraska.
This is a history of the Sebastapol Amphitheater in North Omaha, Nebraska, where thousands were entertained in 1888.
Fancy homes used to line certain streets throughout North Omaha, and one of those was Wirt Street. Business leaders, influential … More
This is a history of the Sherman neighborhood in Omaha, Nebraska.
These are historic neighborhoods in North Omaha, including their establishment, locations and links.
This is a history of the Clifton Hill neighborhood in North Omaha, Nebraska, founded in 1885.
This is a history of Military Road aka Military Avenue in North Omaha, Nebraska.
Black people in Omaha have celebrated, uplifted and empowered Black culture in the city for more than 150 years. Sometimes … More
For only 40 years, a longtime congregation was at home in the Kountze Place neighborhood. They built a huge church, … More
This is the history of the City Interracial Committee, an attempt by youth in the 1930s to overcome segregation in Omaha, Nebraska.
This is a history of the boulevard system in North Omaha, Nebraska. Established in 1889, it is currently experiencing a renaissance from interested groups and might possibly be refurbished by the City of Omaha.
This is a summary of a LOT of music in North Omaha over the last 150 years, including jazz, soul, blues, hip hop, gospel, pop, and so much more. Get introduced some of the people, places, events, and more from North Omaha’s musical history.
This is a history of the Omaha Guide newspaper, a Black-owned and Black-focused semi-weekly in North Omaha, Nebraska from 1927 through 1956.
This is a history of relations between Black people and Jews in Omaha, Nebraska. It details instances, occasions, places and spaces where the Jewish community interacted with the Black community in the city.
Today it looks like a bland industrial space along a decrepit street in a rundown part of Omaha. However, once this gigantic building was a foothold into the middle class for hundreds of workers; and again it was a warehouse to store parts for the homes of thousands across the community. Soon it will have a new future as a tribute to a community scion and African American icon for all times. This is a history of 4402 Florence Boulevard in the Saratoga Belt Line Historic District of North Omaha.
This is a history of one of Omaha’s oldest African American churches, Morning Star Baptist Church.
This is a history of the Bedford Place neighborhood in North Omaha, Nebraska.
This is a history of Fontenelle Boulevard from 1903 to the present.
Department stores once dotted the area north of Dodge and east of North 72nd Street. This is a history of department stores in North Omaha.
Once located all over North Omaha, there are few bakeries left — but lots of memories! This is an account of some of the bakeries from the community’s history.
A musician, educator and minister committed to Black power, Rev. Russel Taylor was a powerful leader in North Omaha. This is his story.
First conceptualized in 1954, it took almost 40 years for North Omaha’s highest high speed corridor to be completed. This is a history of the North Freeway.
A wealthy industrialist worked hard, then died. His wife gave the City of Omaha a lot of money to commemorate his life, and today the name is all over East Omaha. This is a biography of Levi Carter.
In 1846, a town emerged on the western bank of the Missouri River. Although it only existed for a few … More