Retro photos: What do these keys unlock? Retro photos: What do these keys unlock?

Retro photos: What do these keys unlock?

Help us ID these photos


The images are from the Duke Energy archives in Charlotte, N.C. If you know any of the people or locations in the photos, email, and include the photo number or attach the image.

Scroll down to see who we have identified from previous posts.


Photo 653: We think these are Duke Power meter readers. (The gent on the left has a lot of pens in his pocket!) Who are they?


Photo 660: Who is this Duke Energy employee at the 1988 DE Fest?


Photo 682: What Duke Power office is this? Is it still in use?


Photo 691: Who are these Carolina Power & Light employees? What department did they work in?

Mysteries solved!


On Nov. 3, 2022, we identified the woman in Photo 664 at the 1988 DE Fest as Shirley Spencer, who still works at Oconee Nuclear Station. Then Timothy J. Tobin told us: "I also found myself in photo #664 holding my 2-year-old son (in the background)."


Photo 673: No less than 19 people contacted us to identify Ted McMeekin, who was vice president of Duke Power’s Design Engineering Department in the late 1980s before becoming McGuire Nuclear Station site vice president.

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