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Gilbert M. and Martha H. Hitchcock Omaha… Gilbert M. and Martha H. Hitchcock Omaha…

Search historic OWH newspaper stories and advertisements using NewsBank, a computer database that is easily navigable, savable, & printable.
Search historic OWH newspaper stories and advertisements using NewsBank, a computer database that is easily navigable, savable, & printable.
Archival Collection

World Stereoview Collection World Stereoview Collection

The 1,259 image world stereoview collection was given to Omaha Public Library by Charles Nelson Dietz.
The 1,259 image world stereoview collection was given to Omaha Public Library by Charles Nelson Dietz.
Archival Collection

Indian Congress Indian Congress

Less than a decade after the Indian Wars, the Indian Congress brought together over 500 Native Americans representing 35 different tribes.
Less than a decade after the Indian Wars, the Indian Congress brought together over 500 Native Americans representing 35 different tribes.
Archival Collection

Maps & Atlases Maps & Atlases

The collection includes many atlases and maps documenting the history of Nebraska and its towns and cities from 1854 to the late 1900s.
The collection includes many atlases and maps documenting the history of Nebraska and its towns and cities from 1854 to the late 1900s.
Archival Collection

Millard Town Memories Millard Town Memories

The collection includes photographs, scrapbooks, and papers documenting the town's growth and clippings about the annexation battle in 1971.
The collection includes photographs, scrapbooks, and papers documenting the town's growth and clippings about the annexation battle in 1971.
Archival Collection

Trans-Mississippi & International Exposi… Trans-Mississippi & International Exposi…

The exposition was held in Omaha from June 1 through November 1, 1898. Our collection consists primarily of the Frank Rinehart photographs.
The exposition was held in Omaha from June 1 through November 1, 1898. Our collection consists primarily of the Frank Rinehart photographs.
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