Processed by Alice Wasielewski in November 2006 under the supervision of Deirdre A. Scaggs, University Archivist.; machine-readable finding aid created by Eric Weig
Carroll Allen Duncan photographs
University of Kentucky Libraries, Special Collections
Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
1987ua008: [identification of item], Carroll Allen Duncan photographs, University of Kentucky Archives.
0.04 cubic feet (1 box):14 items
Ephemeral materials documenting Carroll Allen Duncan's time at UK, circa 1912-1914.
Carroll Allen Duncan was born in Bloomfield, Kentucky. The son of C. Tom Duncan, he later lived in Anchorage, Kentucky and attended Bardstown High School and Western Kentucky State Normal School. He entered the State University of Kentucky (now known as the University of Kentucky) in the fall of 1909 and graduated in 1914 with a B.S. in Civil Engineering. He was a member of Tau Beta Kake and the Louisville Club. He married Kate N. Clagett and lived in Fairmont, West Virginia. He was employed as the Superintendent of Construction for Sanderson and Porter.
The Carroll Allen Duncan papers and photographs consist of 14 items. The items belonged to Carroll Allen Duncan, who attended the University of Kentucky from 1909 to 1914 and document a portion of his time at UK. It includes casual photographs and postcards removed from a scrapbook and also a program from the Leap Year Dance on January 26, 1912 that lists the names of Duncan's dance partners. The photographs are of men and women, some taken on the University of Kentucky campus. The two postcards are of the State University of Kentucky football team.