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20th century 21st century African Americans civic infrastructure Demolished buildings Demolished buildings economics government Highways historic preservation History of Nebraska Lost history Near North Side North Omaha Politics racism Segregation streets White flight

History of the North Freeway in Omaha

First conceptualized in 1954, it took almost 40 years for North Omaha’s highest high speed corridor to be completed. This is a history of the North Freeway.

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biography business Florence Mormons North 30th North Omaha

A Timeline of the Life of James Comey Mitchell

This is a timeline of the life of James C Mitchell, a founding fathers of Bellevue, IA and Florence, NT.

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historic preservation history North Omaha

“An Overview of North Omaha History” Presentation Notes

These are presentation notes and links from Adam Fletcher Sasse’s April 28, 2020 presentation called “An Overview of North Omaha History.”

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North Omaha press release

“Let’s Survive the Pandemic Together” Online Talks

This page describes the North Omaha History Talks Online by Adam Fletcher Sasse in April-May 2020.

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19th century 20th century 21st century civic infrastructure economics historic preservation Lost history North Omaha

A History of Dumps in North Omaha

This is a history of legal and illegal dumps throughout history in North Omaha.

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1898 Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition 19th century 20th century 21st century architecture Art Buildings historic preservation History of Nebraska North Omaha

Historic Postcards from North Omaha

This is a collection of postcards of North Omaha, Nebraska.

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20th century 21st century African Americans architecture Kountze Place Lost history North Omaha wealthy White flight Wirt Street

A History of North Omaha’s Charles Storz House

This is a history of the Charles Storz House built in 1909 in the Kountze Place neighborhood.