Throwback Thursday February 16, 2017

It’s time for another “Throwback Thursday”, a weekly column that takes a look back in time at some of the well-known people and places of Ottumwa. ((Break)) The goal of this pictorial column is to allow readers to take a walk down memory lane.  Photos used will show people, places, and events from Ottumwa’s past.  Readers are also invited to get involved.  Please feel free to share any relevant pictures with us and you just might see it published online.  Contact us through any of our social media outlets or email, just make sure to tag the pictures with #throwbackthursday or #tbt.

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Ottumwa High School, 1969



Students eating in Ottumwa High School cafeteria, 1969



Students listen to teacher lecture in Ottumwa High School classroom, 1969



Hallway in Ottumwa High School, 1969



Ottumwa High School students work in the Science lab under the instruction of Mr. Vern Slaymaker, 1969



Students do exercises in P.E. class in old wooden gym in Ottumwa High School, 1969