This is a biography of North Omaha lawyer, Civil Rights activist and leader Harrison J. Pinkett (1882-1960).
Going back to 1886, the southwest corner of 24th and Lake has been vital to North Omaha! Its first Black-owned business didn’t happen until 1968 though. Find out more in this history of Duffy Drugs!
This is a summary of the lynching of Will Brown in 1919.
This is a history of North Omaha’s Corby Theater, an unprotected gem that could be demolished anytime.
The Blue Lion is one of North O’s most iconic buildings, holding business, services and opportunities for a century!
There were and are many segregated schools in Omaha, and this is an account of their history.
This is a history of an iconic North Omaha restaurant that comedian Redd Foxx frequented when in town.