Retro photos: Check out these old phones

Do you recognize anyone in the photos?

Duke Energy’s Charlotte, N.C., headquarters houses thousands of old photos from Florida to Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana and the Carolinas. Many of the photos lack identification. If you recocognize any of the Duke Power employees in this collection of photos, let us know and include the photo number or attach the image. And if you have photos or memorabilia from Duke Energy legacy companies that you’d like to donate to our archives, contact Sign up for alerts when new photos are posted by clicking here.


Photo 459: Who are these employees, and what did they do for the company? 


Photo 462: Look at the size of that telephone! Who is this employee, and what was her role?


Photo 466: This employee is sitting at a telephone switchboard (notice that rotary dial). Who is she, and where did she work?


Photo 467: At the switchboard. Where was this located? Do you recognize her?