Roaming Around Jefferson Square

Demolished by the interstate 50 years ago, the Jefferson Square neighborhood was started by Omaha pioneers in the 1850s. This story shares the successes, failures and interesting facts about what existed in the past.

Our thanks to our patrons:
Don Goodrich
Bridget Maryalice
Kimberly Davlin
Matt Martin
Michael Wagner
Joseph Tingley
Sarah Swanson
Wattle & Daub Historical Craftsman
Jeff Rockwell
Barb Naughtin
Lonnie (Hansen) Dunbier
Tim Reeder
Jenna Smith
Dan Hedrick
Richard Gude
Daniel Ammons
Sara Rogers
Troy Lewellen
Joanne Ferguson Cavanaugh
Kristine Gerber
Jay Flaunts His Ignorance
Jim Collison
The Great Plains Black History Museum.

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