Women in Omaha Oral History Interviews

Title

Women in Omaha Oral History Interviews

Description

UNO History professor Dr. Elaine Nelson's students collected oral history interviews in spring 2017 for a course that resulted in the exhibit "Women in Omaha: A Biographical Sketch Through History" in January-July 2018 at the Durham Museum in Omaha. The interviews were collected from Omaha women and other people who knew the women such as descendants. Women included in the exhibition were: Dr. Jacqueline St John, Rita Melgares, JD, Ella Jean Rogers, Sarah Joslyn, Octa Keen, MSN, Rose Blumkin, Linda Garcia-Perez, Edwina Justus, Kimi Takechi, Margaret Suchy, Ashleigh Buch, SSGT, and narrator CM. The course was History 4060/8066 : History of Women in America, 1875-1992.

Publisher

UNO Libraries' Archives & Special Collections

Date

2017

Relation

Women in Omaha Oral History Interviews finding aid available at: https://archives.nebraska.edu/repositories/4/resources/3463

Collection Items

Women in Omaha: Interview with Lannie McNichols
Click here to access the interview, Women in Omaha: Interview with Lannie McNicholsAn oral history interview with Lannie McNichols of Omaha concerning the life of Sarah Joslyn was conducted by Tricia Anderson and Scarlett Clements on April 4, 2017.…

Women in Omaha: Interview with Margaret Suchy
Click here to access the interview, Women in Omaha: Interview with Margaret SuchyAn oral history interview with Margaret Suchy concerning her life as a woman growing up in Omaha, Nebraska, was conducted by Kaitlin Sundberg on March 21, 2017. Suchy…

Woman in Omaha: Interview with Octa Keen
Click here to access the interview, Woman in Omaha: Interview with Octa KeenAn oral history interview with Octa Keen, member of the Omaha tribe, concerning her life as a Native American woman in the Midwest was conducted by Kaitlin Sundberg and Halee…

Women in Omaha: Interview with Jaqueline St. John
Click here to access the interview, Women in Omaha: Interview with Jaqueline St. JohnAn oral history interview with Jaqueline St. John about being a feminist and her career as a professor of women's history was conducted by Aubrey Dinslage and Chante…

Women in Omaha: Interview with Kimi Takechi
Click here to access the interview, Women in Omaha: Interview with Kimi TakechiAn oral history interview with Kimi Takechi about her life in Omaha, Nebraska, was conducted by Chris Quinn and Mariya Haeg on April 12, 2017. Kimi Takechi is a Japanese…

Women in Omaha: Interview with Ella Jean Rogers
Click here to access the interview, Women in Omaha: Interview with Ella Jean RogersAn oral history interview with Ella Jean Rogers concerning her life as a Black woman in Omaha, Nebraska, was conducted by Brittany Yenny and Alex Shana on March 7,…
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