Bemis Omaha Bag Company Building
Bemis Building - Popular warehouse style that developed during the late 19th / early 20th century, now often serving as loft apartments in the 21st century in many urban communities.
Historic Bemis Photo: Taken roughly at the turn of the 20th century.
View from 614 S 11th Street.
"Bemis Bag Company Building," built for theTrans Mississippi & International Exposition in Omaha, 1898.
Backstory and Context
"Bemis." Bemis 150. Accessed January 09, 2018. http://www.bemis150.com/content/timeline.asp.
Sennott, Stephon, R, ed. Encyclopedia of Twentieth Century Architecture. Vol 1. London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2004.
Sodhi, Penny Chatfield. "Nomination Form: Bemis Omaha Bag Company Building." National Register of Historic Places. November 19, 1984. https://npgallery.nps.gov/GetAsset/f5d52ec6-89e2-47f7-b4b0-1850a2aaff9f/
White, Richard. Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America. New York. W.W. Norton, 2011.
Bemis Bag Company Building (Exposition Building, 1898): Omaha Public Library, accessed through https://web.archive.org/web/20080905190536/http://www.omahapubliclibrary.org/transmiss/research/clea...
Bemis Building: By PhotoMary - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=16923997
HIstoric Bemis Photo: Omaha Magazine, http://omahamagazine.com/articles/historic-buildings-of-the-old-market/
View from 614 S. 11th: Virtual Globetrotting, http://c1.vgtstatic.com/thumb/2/1/218214-v1-xl/bemis-omaha-bag-company-building.jpgBemis. Bemis 150. http://www.bemis150.com/content/timeline.asp.