Retro photos: That's a computer?

Can you ID these retro photos?

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 224: Who are these Cincinnati Gas and Electric employees, what are they doing and what timeframe was this?


Photo 225: This is also from the Cincinnati Gas and Electric collection. Any idea who she is or what she’s doing?


Photo 227: Who is this focused Duke Power employee? Do you know what she’s doing or what location she’s at?


Photo 228: What kind of machine is this Duke Power employee working with and where?

Mysteries solved!


Several of you wrote about these award winners in photo 198. They are recipients of the 1971 Robinson Award pictured with their wives. From left to right: Randy and Cindy Price, Al and Rosa Figueroa, and Johnny and Nina Holcombe. The Robinson Award was Duke Power’s highest employee honor. The current version of the award is named after the company’s founder, James B. Duke.