Ottumwa, Iowa, July 2013For pictures of Gerald's 64th Reunion, please go here.
For pictures of Gerald's friends, please click here.
For pictures of Blakesburg, Iowa, please click here.
|Ottumwa is a quiet, middle-America town. This is right near the river, Riverside Park.|
|The Des Moines River flows through Ottumwa|
|The Amtrak lines|
|The central business district|
|There is fine cuisine in Ottumwa, don't know the story about this particular place.|
|Some of the houses are quite nice. Most aren't this grand, though.|
|Schoolkids on a day trip. Nice to see this kind of event going on, should be able to do this everywhere, the world would be better.|
|Downtown Ottumwa, Iowa, courthouse to left, church to right.|
|Turkey Island in the Des Moines River.|
|The Ottumwa hydro intake. "The City of Bridges."|
|The outflow from the hydro plant.|
|This was the local new car sales lot.|
|If you like old cars - you have to like this.|
|The Big Chief is taking a rest. He used to be atop the courthouse.|
|The Big Chief|
|The Big Chief used to stand on the Courthouse roof, above the central doorways|
|Typical street scene in Ottumwa, Iowa|
|I just love these old cars.|
|Gerald having a little fun.|