Omaha’s location as a railroad hub in the middle of the country made it convenient to performers.
From the city’s founding through the 1880s, North Omaha featured a collection of estates and acreages outside the city limits. Then Herman Kountze raised the bar.
Before Bob Boozer ever dunked a basketball, he dreamed of wearing a gold medal.
Sayers had signed a grant-in-aid agreement to Nebraska in June, but a recruiting visit to Lincoln still bothered him.