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The Lynching of Will Brown

This is a summary of the lynching of Will Brown in 1919.

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A History of Omaha’s Malcolm X Day

This is a history of the observation of Omaha’s Malcolm X Day since 1968.

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A History of Sulphur Springs, Nebraska

Sulphur Springs was a settlement in the Nebraska Territory from 1854 to 1877. This article shares some of its history.

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A History of North Omaha’s “Doc” George Smith

The story of Doc George Smith, a longtime civil servant and respected mentor among pioneer Omahans.

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“Framed” Chapter 24 by Michael Richardson

This is Framed Chapter 24 by Michael Richardson.

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A History of North Omaha’s Lake School

Lake School was a fixture in the neighborhood for a century. This is its history…

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“Framed” Chapter 23 by Michael Richardson

This is Chapter 24 of FRAMED by Michael Richardson.