This is North Omaha Chronicles, 12-13-19 called "3 Nations." Copyright Adam Fletcher Sasse. All Rights Reserved.
The Ponca Hills have a deep and rich history with American Indians, horse thieves, fur trappers and more. Here's my account...
This is a short history of Cabanne's Post in North Omaha.
There is a lot of misunderstanding about what happens at Hummel Park. A lot of it comes from racism, a lot from ignorance, and the rest of it from active imaginations. Before we start examining the allegations about the park, let's look at the actual, factual history of Hummel Park. The Real History of Hummel … Continue reading A History of North Omaha’s Hummel Park
Nestled between the Miller Park neighborhood and Sorenson Parkway is a 150+ year old institution that's been a powerhouse, a prison, a balloon school and a neglected surplus, and many other things. This is a short history of Fort Omaha. This is an 1890s military demonstration at the Fort Omaha parade grounds in North Omaha. … Continue reading A History of Fort Omaha
Native Americans are not gone, and neither is their culture. This article is not intended to mythologize, romanticize, or historicize American Indians of any kind in any way. Instead, its a simple summary of what white people have found about the Native Americans who lived in the area we know today as North Omaha.