Pollak, Oliver B.
Oliver B. Pollak was a professor of history at the University of Nebraska at Omaha from 1974 through 2012. He is also a member of the Nebraska and Iowa State Bar Associations, with a practice in bankruptcy law. He has a Ph.D. in history from the University of California at Los Angeles (1973) and a J.D. from Creighton University Law School (1982).
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
A pink advertising blotter for the Hotel Fontenelle in downtown Omaha, Nebraska. In addition to text, there is a drawing of the building with people and cars at street-level. The text reads "Center of everything -- Hotel Fontenelle -- Omaha's Welcome to the World! -- Six floors of air conditioned sleeping rooms." The blotter is 7.5 cm H x 16 cm W.
Much of this collection includes materials generated by Professor Pollak during his historical research and through his association with the Missouri Valley History Conference. Also included are materials from the Winchell Lecture Series sponsored by the UNO Department of History.
Three videotapes from the first three Richard Dean Winchell Lectures at the University of Nebraska at Omaha Department of History (1997, 1998, and 1999).
The UNO Department of History maintains a list of past Winchell Lectures, located at http://www.unomaha.edu/college-of-arts-and-sciences/history/news-and-events/winchell.php
This is a collection of materials generated during writing of University of Nebraska at Omaha (2007) by Oliver B. Pollak and Les Valentine, a title in the Arcadia Publishing Campus History Series. The collection includes correspondence, newspaper articles, written notes, and rough draft photocopies. These materials predominantly date to circa 2006-2007.