The first-ever Black-owned, operated and filmed theater company in the world was led from North Omaha.
One woman from North Omaha made it her life’s work to ban the demon’s spirit, juice, sauce, hooch, vino, and liquid courage from everywhere, all the time. This is a biography of Anna R. Woodbey.
This is a history of the only foster home for African American youth Omaha history, open from the 1940s into the 1950s.
This is a history of North Omaha’s Omaha View neighborhood, one of the city’s oldest western expanses.
In the course of a century, a lot of things can change in a neighborhood. The Near North Side of Omaha has had a lot of changes, with some buildings transitioning from vital to demolished with reckless abandon. This is a history of the building once located at 1324 North 24th Street. The neighborhoods between […]
“Daddy” Frank E. Goff was Omaha’s pioneer showman, and this is a biography of his life.
This is a history of the U.S. Brush Company factory once located in North Omaha.