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A Biography of James M. Parker

This is a biography of one of Florence’s most important historical figures.

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A History of North Omaha’s Collier Place Neighborhood

The story of a historic neighborhood in North Omaha.

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A History of Mr. C’s Restaurant in North Omaha

The storied Mister C’s restaurant may be gone, but its memories go on…

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A History of Wyman Heights by Patrick Wyman

This is a history of the Wyman Heights neighborhood in North Omaha by guest author Patrick Wyman.

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A Short History of The Stage II Lounge

The Stage II Lounge offers a lively grown-up place to relax and socialize. Here’s a short history of this North Omaha institution.

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A History of Florence Field in North Omaha

The biggest subdivision in Omaha’s history in 1926, Florence Field was an Army balloon field, then home to 1,100 lots. Here’s the story!

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A History of the Danish Vennelyst Park in North Omaha

The Danish Vennelyst Park history goes beyond weddings, picnics and parties. It is one of the few remnants of Omaha’s once-thriving Danish immigrant community.