Retro photos: at the controls

Can you ID these pictures?

Duke Energy’s Charlotte, N.C., headquarters houses thousands of old photos from Florida to Ohio and Kentucky to the Carolinas. However, many of the photos are not properly identified. Help us improve our records by sending us your memories about the photos below. You can send us an email at, and please include the photo number or attach the image.  

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Photo 201: Who are these employees and what are they pointing at in a Crystal River, Fla., control room?


Photo 202: It looks like this person is assisting with storm restoration in a Cinergy system operations center. Do you have any other details?


Photo 206: We believe this was taken at the Marshall Steam Station, but who are the employees?


Photo 208: Do you recognize any of these Duke Power employees or know when this was taken?

Mysteries solved!


Brenda Robertson recognized herself in photo 192. The photo was taken during her first Duke Energy Christmas Open House in 1980 at Riverbend Steam Station in Mt. Holly, N.C. She is pictured standing next to her coworker Lucille Shuford.