Their family name is part of the Omaha landscape and forever linked to the nationally-recognized Creighton University campus.
Who were these immigrant men and women who scratched out a life in the United States for their family - and later pledged support to a fledgling town between a raging river and an unsettled frontier?
They were entrepreneurs. Philanthropists. Leaders. And dreamers.
"The Creightons: Building the Dream" follows this visionary family from their beginnings in Ireland, to their entrepreneurial work with the telegraph and the establishment of an educational legacy in this country.
"The Creightons: Building the Dream" is the biography of a family whose own personal tragedies inspired them to help others pursue the American dream.