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Retro photos: At the controls

Can you help Duke Energy archivists identify these old photos?


These photos from the Duke Energy archives in Charlotte, N.C., are missing identification. If you have any information about these photos, or know someone who can help, email You can get email updates of retro photos by signing up for the illumination weekly newsletter.


Who are these employees and what were they doing at Gallagher Generating Station in Indiana?  The photo is from the Cinergy collection.


From the Cinergy collection, dated 2002: Why are these men from Seymour, Ind., smiling? 


What's the name of this Florida Power Corp. plant and where is it located?


Dated 1974: Where was this Florida Power load dispatching office and who's in the photo? 


You helped solve these mysteries 


"The lady in red is me. Dovetta Dangerfield, the first female gas plant operator for Cincinnati Gas & Electric. I worked at Dicks Creek Propane Plant. I was doing maintenance on the boilers. I’ve been with the company for 30 years and I am now the supervisor over both the Midwest Propane plants."
Barbara Moore reports: “These folks are taking their department picture at the old Florida Power General Office Complex (Corporate Headquarters), which was on 34th Street South in St. Petersburg. Some departments took these pictures annually. This looks to be the old Facilities & Real Estate department. Second row from the bottom, third from the left is Duane Christiansen, who is 91 and still resides in St. Petersburg.”


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