Luman Colton

February 11, 2020

Luman attended Cornell College in Mt. Vernon, majoring in music, instrumentals and vocals. He graduated in 1943 with a bachelors degree in school music. Luman taught instrumental band throughout Iowa, until 1957 when he became the Jefferson High School Band Director, where he retired in 1986. Luman is also a WWII veteran.


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Linn County Historical Society

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