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A History of North Omaha’s African American Legislators

This is a summary of the African American legislators representing North Omaha in the Nebraska Legislature.

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North Omaha

A History of the Intersection of North 30th and Fort Streets

Lavish military maneuvers and parades, streetcar expansion and dirty deeds marked the early years of 30th and Fort. See what its become!

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North Omaha

A History of the Iten-Barmettler Biscuit Company

This is a history of the factory building at North 30th and Taylor Streets in North Omaha, Nebraska. It was built by Iten then used by Merchants and others.

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North Omaha

A History of North Omaha’s Alhambra Theater

The Alhambra Theater was Omaha’s second largest for a while, then became a roller rink, then burnt down.

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“Framed” Chapter 24 by Michael Richardson

This is Framed Chapter 24 by Michael Richardson.

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North Omaha

A History of the State Bar and McKenna Hall

In the early 1880s, William “Sand Bar Bill” McKenna was a railroad cop for the Union Pacific. By 1887 though, he’d left the UP and built McKenna Hall at Sherman Avenue and Locust Street by the old Sulphur Springs. A decade later, the brick building that became the long-running State Bar was built, and everything took […]

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20th century African Americans biography crime culture economics government Lost history Michael Richardson North Omaha Poindexter and we Langa Politics racism self-published storytelling

“Framed” Chapter 23 by Michael Richardson

This is Chapter 24 of FRAMED by Michael Richardson.