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    • A History of Creighton Memorial Saint Joseph Hospital. Omaha, Nebraska – 1959 

      Anonymous (Creighton Memorial Saint Joesph Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska. 1959)
      A steady volume of patient services, the inauguration of initial steps towards realization of a new School of Nursing and Educational building and an honor award from the Creighton University for its Administrator highlighted ...
    • The History of Duchesne College 

      Mooney, M.E. R.S.C.J. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1938)
      The purpose of this thesis is to present the historical development of Duchesne College from 1881 to 1937, stressing: |1) the difficulties of prejudice and religious indifference surmounted in the early years, and 2) the ...
    • A History of Nebraska Dentistry 

      Foster, Hal (Nebraska Dental Association. 1867)
      Created for the Nebraska Centennial, 1867-1967|CONTENTS:|Congratulations, Dentists: A Centennial message from Gov. Norbert T. Tiemann (page1)|Introduction: How this “History of Nebraska Dentistry” evolved (page 4)|Biography ...
    • The History of the Diocese of Omaha: (1910-1928) 

      Armbruster, M. Maurice (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 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 ...
    • A History of the Omaha Public School System 1859 - 1933 

      Holland, Kathryn Margaret A.B. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1933)
      The problem in this thesis is to record the history of the growth and development of the Omaha Public School System from its inception in 1859 to the close of the school year of 1932-1933.|The sources from which were ...
    • History Philosophy Facilities 

      Creighton Memorial Saint Joseph's Hospital (1966)
    • Immanuel Centennial, 1887-1987 : a Century of Caring. 

      Gurney, Philip (Dept of Public Affairs and Marketing, Immanuel Medical Center. 1987)
      Introduction: On October 8, 1987, Immanuel Medical Center marks the 100th anniversary of its founding. The intent of this publication is to set the centennial scene by presenting highlights of the institution’s remarkable ...
    • The Impacts of Wind Farms on Cumulus Development in the Central Great Plains 

      Mahoney, Laren (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      Cumulus clouds have a net cooling effect on the surface radiative balance by reflecting more downwelling solar radiation than absorbing upwelling terrestrial radiation. As boundary layer cumuli form from buoyant, ...
    • John G. Neihardt as an Epic Poet 

      Pate, M. Josephine O.S.U. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1928)
      This study of John G. Neihardt as an epic writer has been undertaken with the purpose of discovering the influences social, economic and literary, that caused the poet to turn exclusively to this form of literary art, when ...
    • Lighting the Fire: A Legacy of Ignatius' Pedagogical Genius Among Faculty and Administrators of Three Jesuit Universities 

      Kunkle, Robb Francis (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      Jesuit higher education institutions have a historically rich bedrock upon which to advance successful teaching practices—Ignatius Loyola’s seminal work, The Spiritual Exercises, and the 20th century Ignatian Pedagogical ...
    • Mentally Retarded Offender in Omaha-Douglas County, The 

      Crisman, C. Benjamin; Chickinell, Rockne J. (Creighton University School of Law. Omaha, Nebraska, 1975)
      INTRODUCTION|Bertram Brown and Thomas Courtless, in a study entitled, The Mentally Retarded Offender, commented that "[t]he problem of the mentally retarded offender is small in absolute numbers and large in significance." ...
    • "Mirror, mirror on the wall...": Reflections on Fairness and Housing in the Omaha Council-Bluffs region 

      Strand, Palma J. (2017)
      In 2016, eighty years after the federal Home Owners Loan Corporation (HOLC) drew redlining maps that solidified existing local segregation and gave the green light to suburban development, the residential patterns of race ...
    • “Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall . . .”: Reflections on Fairness and Housing in the Omaha-Council Bluffs Region 

      Strand, Palma J. (Creighton University School of Law. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      INTRODUCTION|This article is about fair housing in the Omaha, Nebraska-Council Bluffs, Iowa metropolitan region. I focus on this region because I teach at the Creighton University School of Law and have lived in Omaha for ...
    • The Nebraska Aborigines as They Appeared in the Eighteenth Century 

      Shine, Michael A. (Nebraska Academy of Sciences. 1913)
      EDITOR’S PREFACE:|A cloud of obscurity long hung over the history of the Nebraska region prior to the Lewis and Clark expedition of 1804-06. We knew that the early French maps located with approximate accuracy the position ...
    • Nebraska During the Civil War (1861 - 1867) 

      Armbruster, M. Maurice (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1948)
      The purpose of this investigation is to show how the Nebraska Territory and its people between 1861 and 1867 were affected by the civil War and the political and economic issues of the period. Attitudes and reactions on ...
    • Nebraska Methodist Higher Education Prior to 1890 

      Pitchford, Douglas S. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1976)
      As the title indicates, this study deals with nineteenth century higher education—specifically Methodist endeavors in Nebraska during its frontier period. As was true with most of the institutions offering so-called higher ...
    • The Nebraska Methodist Hospitals Eugene C. Eppley Complex 

      Picard, William K. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      Many people contend that non-profit institutions develop haphazardly. On the surface there appears to be no plan or logical objectivity as to much of their operations or necessity for existence. In some cases this is true. ...
    • Negro Education in Omaha, Nebraska 

      McMahon, Elizabeth Mary (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 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, ...
    • Nineteenth Annual Report For The Year Ending December 31, 1898. Creighton Memorial St. Joseph's Hospital Omaha. 

      Creighton Memorial St. Joseph's Hospital (s.l., s.n.. 1899)
      The Creighton Memorial of Omaha|Known also as the St. Joseph’s Hospital, is the direct result of a bequest of $50,000 left by Mrs. John A. Creighton, who died on September 30th, 1888. The happy and holy inspiration which ...