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Carroll Allen Duncan photographs, circa 1912-1914

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Author

Processed by Alice Wasielewski in November 2006 under the supervision of Deirdre A. Scaggs, University Archivist.; machine-readable finding aid created by Eric Weig

Title

Carroll Allen Duncan photographs

Date

circa 1912-1914

Repository

University of Kentucky Libraries, Special Collections

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Preferred Citation Note

1987ua008: [identification of item], Carroll Allen Duncan photographs, University of Kentucky Archives.

Extent

0.04 cubic feet (1 box):14 items

Abstract

Ephemeral materials documenting Carroll Allen Duncan's time at UK, circa 1912-1914.

Biography/History

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.

Scope and Content

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.

Subjects

  • Duncan, Carroll Allen, 1889-19??.
  • University of Kentucky.
  • Lexington (Ky.)
  • College students -- Kentucky -- Lexington.
  • Football -- Kentucky -- Lexington.
  • Men -- Kentucky -- Lexington.

Collection Inventory

Leap Year Dance at Patterson Hall Dance Card 26-Jan-12
[box: 1, item: 1]
Two men on a tennis court circa 1914
[box: 1, item: 2] browse
7 women sitting on a fence circa 1914
[box: 1, item: 3] browse
3 men sitting on a cannon on UK's campus circa 1914
[box: 1, item: 4] browse
2 women on a porch with a puppy circa 1914
[box: 1, item: 5] browse
3 women standing in water circa 1914
[box: 1, item: 6] browse
Man in a football uniform circa 1914
[box: 1, item: 7] browse
2 men sitting on the lawn of the University of Kentucky's campus with Barker Hall and Buell Armory in the background circa 1914
[box: 1, item: 8] browse
2 men sitting on the lawn of the University of Kentucky's campus with Barker Hall, Buell Armory and the Administration Building in the background circa 1914
[box: 1, item: 9] browse
Man and woman sitting at the bottom of a wooden structure circa 1914
[box: 1, item: 10] browse
Group of 11 men standing on the steps of a building circa 1914
[box: 1, item: 11] browse
Group of 11 men seated on the steps of a building circa 1914
[box: 1, item: 12] browse
Individual photos of the 15 member football team on one card. Reads: "State University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 1912" and the photos are labeled with the players's names 1912
[box: 1, item: 13] browse
Football game circa 1912
[box: 1, item: 14] browse