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Negro Education in Omaha, Nebraska
(Creighton University, 1947)
Most of us have read numerous accounts of the bitter struggles and seemingly unsurmountable(sic) difficulties which man has faced throughout his entire history. Despite our knowledge of this fact, many of us have experienced, ...
History of the Work in Education Done by the Sisters of Mercy of the Diocese of Kansas City
(Creighton University, 1947)
Not often do the makers of history put into writing a record of the deeds for which men of later days hold them famous. They penetrate into virgin lands, build their pyramids, lay their roads, fling out their cities, ...
Correlation of Reading Grades and Mental Ability
(Creighton University, 1949)
Reading ability and its relation to intelligence has claimed the attention of many educators for a number of years. Methods of teaching reading are, of course, a closely related problem.
The History of the Diocese of Omaha: (1910-1928)
(Creighton University, 1937)
The History of the Diocese of Omaha from its beginning in 1859 to 1910 has been written by the Very Reverend James Aherne and can be found in the Catholic Encyclopedia, XI. The aim of this thesis is to supplement what has ...
Prolegomena to a Forecasting Model of the Omaha Economy
(Creighton University, 1955)
In a highly industrialized nation like the United States, the economy is characterized by fluctuations of business activity that affect the policies of government, the operations of business, the welfare of labor, and the ...
The Beginnings of Catholicity in Kansas City, Kansas
(Creighton University, 1934)
The historian who attempts to record the past century of Catholicity in Kansas City, Kansas will find his sources varied and scattered. The period from 1863 to 1903 has been sketched by Monsignor Kuhls in his pamphlet, ...
The Role of Industrial Recreation in Omaha-Based Firms
(Creighton University, 1970)
To avoid misconceptions of the basic concept and terminology to be used a definition is presented here. "Indus- trial recreation is the term used to describe those recreation activities which are provided to satisfy the ...
Catholic Poles in Omaha
(Creighton University, 1935)
The history of Polish immigration may be divided into three periods: that before 1850, that from 1850 to 1880, and that since 1880. The first is marked by no considerable influx, but by scattered individuals rescued from ...
1922-1929 Administration Building, 1922-1929
Exterior view of Administration Building from 1922-1929 with its brick and stonework. The entrance toward the west end was the residence of St. John's Church pastors. Their quarters extended to the first downspout from ...
1922-1929 Administration Building
(Louis R. Bostwick, 1922)
View across the campus lawn of the exterior of the Administration Building with its tower as it stood from 1922-1929.