North Omaha has been home to all kinds of people. Some were entrepreneurs, some were devoutly religious, and every now … More
This is a history of the North 17th Street Methodist Church in Omaha, which was open from 1869 to 1877.
This is a a history of Walnut Hill Methodist Episcopal Church in North Omaha, Nebraska.
This is a history of the North 18th Street Methodist Church in Omaha, Nebraska
This is a history of the former Trinity United Methodist Church in North Omaha, Nebraska.
This is a history of the Ames Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church that served North Omaha from 1889 to 1975.
Caring for seniors was hard in Omaha for almost a century. Over the decades, several organizations tried to solve the … More
This is a history of the Gothic style Sacred Heart Catholic Church and parish in North Omaha, Nebraska.
While there are iconic places throughout North Omaha, some stand taller than all others. For more than 150 years, the Florence neighborhood has been home to one of these icons. This is a history of the Florence Mill.
For only 40 years, a longtime congregation was at home in the Kountze Place neighborhood. They built a huge church, … More
This is a history of the former Holy Angels Catholic parish in North Omaha, Nebraska from 1910-1981.
This is the history of the City Interracial Committee, an attempt by youth in the 1930s to overcome segregation in Omaha, Nebraska.
Started in 1845, the ferry at Florence, Nebraska, operated for more than a century. This is a history.
This is a summary of a LOT of music in North Omaha over the last 150 years, including jazz, soul, blues, hip hop, gospel, pop, and so much more. Get introduced some of the people, places, events, and more from North Omaha’s musical history.
This is a history of St. Paul Lutheran Church in North Omaha, Nebraska.
This is a history of relations between Black people and Jews in Omaha, Nebraska. It details instances, occasions, places and spaces where the Jewish community interacted with the Black community in the city.
This is a history of the Grand Theater near N. 16th and Locust. It was open from 1914 to 1931, and stands still today.
This is a history of one of Omaha’s oldest African American churches, Morning Star Baptist Church.
Throughout the history of Omaha there is a long tradition of hostility towards and prejudice against Jewish people, which is … More
A musician, educator and minister committed to Black power, Rev. Russel Taylor was a powerful leader in North Omaha. This is his story.
This is a directory of historic North Omaha church buildings. Many are still churches; some are not.
In 1846, a town emerged on the western bank of the Missouri River. Although it only existed for a few … More
A giant church building, a large congregation and lots of impact by Immanuel Baptist Church went on for more than 50 years in North Omaha. Today there’s no sign of this once-important place. This is a history of the church.
This is a timeline of the life of James C Mitchell, a founding fathers of Bellevue, IA and Florence, NT.
Built on the rock bottom of the Missouri River, dreams of today’s Mormon Bridge go back to 1846. This article explores the history of the bridge, the ferries, the politics and more.