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The Lost Monument by Michele Wyman

The Omaha history mystery of the lost monument is unravelled by guest author Michele Wyman.

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20th century 21st century civic infrastructure government history History of Nebraska Kountze Place Lost history Organizations schools society

A History of Higher Education in North Omaha

Colleges, universities and other higher education institutions are scattered throughout North Omaha history. Here’s a summary.

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19th century 20th century 21st century Belt Line Railway business civic infrastructure culture economics history History of Nebraska industry Lost history Missouri River society transportation

A History of Railroads in North Omaha

Its an understatement to say that railroads helped build North Omaha; they were absolutely vital. Here’s a summary of their history.

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A History of the 24th and Fort Intersection in North Omaha

This is a history of the buildings at North 24th and Fort Streets in the Miller Park neighborhood.

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20th century 21st century African Americans architecture culture economics historic preservation history Lost history Near North Side Organizations poverty society

A History of the North Omaha Gene Eppley Boys Club

The North Omaha Gene Eppley Boys’ Club was the cradle of youth engagement for a generation of young men. This is a history of the facility.

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18th century business French history History of Nebraska Missouri River North Omaha Politics Spanish

A History of North Omaha’s Fort Lisa

This is a history of North Omaha’s Fort Lisa, including its location, history and more.

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The Recent History of 24th and Lake

This is a modern history of North 24th and Lake Streets in North Omaha. Several buildings and initiatives are detailed.