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Fires O484a.tif
Eight photographs of Omaha's Cable Power house after a fire. January 1899.

March 2015 Historical Society newsletter.

An areal view of Ak-Sar-Ben

All Spic and Span . . .for the start of the 1979 racing season is the grandstand and finish line at Ak-Sar-Ben Racetrack in Omaha. The Ak-Sar-Ben season will open May1 and a good many Southwest Iowans will doubtless be on hand. The track is expected…

Ak-Sar-Ben royalty . . . are Queen Susan Hawkins and King Samuel Greenberg. They were crown Friday night and will be feted at the coronation ball this Saturday night.

Ellis named to his majesty's council of AK. May 19, 1969
Ak-Sar-Ben royalty. October 23, 1971
Ak-Sar-Ben royalty crown in Omaha. October 20, 1973
Ak-Sar-Ben's general manager Isaacson is dead. January 1, 1974
Southwest Iowans look…

Ten postcards depicting Aksarben Bridge and Union Pacific Rail Road Bridge between Council Bluffs and Omaha.

By Wattles, Gurdon Wallace, 1855-
196 pages.
Scanned by Cornell University Library

Photograph of the Omaha (Nebraska) Post Office taken on August 30, 1899.

12 photographs showing various airplanes and airplane hangars. Includes airplanes of Omaha Airways, Inc. and the Omaha Legion Airport.

Streetcar builty by Omaha and Council Bluffs Street Railway Company, 1907.

Aerial B573b.tif
Photographic reproduction of the engraving of the Birdseye view of Council Bluffs.

Expositions O646b.tif
Photograph of the opening parade for the Trans-Mississippi Exposition, 1898 - Omaha Nebraska.

Photograph of the city of Omaha, Nebraska taken from south 11th street.

Bridges C686.tif
Photograph of the Council Bluff & Omaha Wagon bridge. Opened to public Oct. 30, 1888. Notes about cost, size, and construction on back of image.