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Consider This, episode 106: Hal Daub, Fred Petersen; Stanley Heng, November 6, 1997

Identifier: UNO0021_280b

Scope and Contents

Consider This... with Carol Schrader, episode number 106, broadcast on November 6, 1997. Host Carol Schrader interviews Hal Daub, Mayor of Omaha; Fred Petersen, President of the Omaha Public Power District; and Major General Stanley Heng, Director of the Nebraska Emergency Management Agency (formerly known as Civil Defense); about the cleanup and recovery from the snowstorm that devastated eastern Nebraska on October 25-26, 1997. The storm caused widespread catastrophic damage to trees and caused power outages that lasted up to eleven days. The interview was filmed in the Fireside Lounge in the Milo Bail Student Center.


  • November 6, 1997

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Conditions Governing Use

Users are required to view the streaming video available online. Due to their fragile nature, the original videotapes may not be viewed in Archives and Special Collections.


1 Video recordings

Existence and Location of Originals

Video digitized from original VHS videocassette magnetic media format. The recording is hosted by the library. For physical copies, the original VHS copies are in Archives and Special Collections.

Existence and Location of Copies

Original format: VHS.

Materials Specific Details

Runtime: 00:28:32:00

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Archives & Special Collections Repository

Archives & Special Collections
Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library
6001 Dodge St.
Omaha Nebraska 68182-0237 United States