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RG5596.AM:  Clinton Neighborhood Organization (Lincoln, Nebraska)

Records:  ca. 1968-2019

Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska:  Neighborhood association

Size:  0.75 cu.ft.; 1 box + 2 scrapbooks


The Clinton Neighborhood is located in northeast Lincoln, Nebraska, between the city campus and east campus of the University of Nebraska – Lincoln.  The area is bounded by the Burlington Northern railroad tracks to the north, the Missouri Pacific tracks (“X” Street) to the south, the Rock Island tracks to the west and 33rd Street to the east.  Founded in 1966, the Clinton Neighborhood Organization’s purpose is to work for the improvement of the neighborhood economically, socially and environmentally.


This collection consists of records relating to the Clinton Neighborhood Organization (Lincoln, Nebraska) dating from ca. 1968-2019. The collection includes two scrapbooks as well as minutes of meetings, correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, photos and other items documenting the history of the Clinton Neighborhood and the activities of the organization. Of particular interest are materials relating to the organization’s opposition to the Northeast Radial project and their support of the Radial Reuse Task Force.


Box 1


  1. Articles of incorporation, constitution, bylaws, etc.

  2. Financial documentation for the IRS, etc.

  3. Minutes of meetings, 2019-2014

  4. Minutes of meetings, 2013-2009

  5. Minutes of meetings, 2007-2004

  6. Minutes of meetings, 2003-2001

  7. Minutes of meetings, 2000-1999

  8. Minutes of meetings, 1997-1990

  9. Minutes of meetings, 1989-1980

  10. Letters showing status of projects, 1973-1975

  11. Clinton Neighborhood study, May 1974

  12. Northeast Radial

  13. Pentzer Playground

  14. Richmond Park

  15. Building dedication

  16. 35th Anniversary, 2003

  17. Newsletters, 2014-2006

  18. Newsletters, 2005-2002

  19. Newsletters, 1980s

  20. Awards

  21. Miscellaneous

  22. Clippings, etc., for scrapbooks

Scrapbook, 1973 (see oversize)

Scrapbook, 1980s-1990s (see oversize)


Subject headings:

City planning — Nebraska — Lincoln

Clinton Neighborhood Organization (Lincoln, Nebraska)

Community life — Nebraska

Community planning — Nebraska — Lincoln

Lincoln (Nebraska) — History

Urban renewal — Nebraska — Lincoln


TMM revised   04-15-2008; 09-30-2020