Feature: 1988 Time Capsule Images, Part 4

last modified May 15, 2014 05:09 PM

In 1988 CPCC buried a time capsule to celebrate the school's 25th anniversary. Buried inside were nearly 80 photographs of students, staff and college facilities. The color slides included images from the 1960s, '70s and '80s.

These photos are the fourth part of a multi-part series. Where known, approximate dates have been included. Titles have been taken directly from notes included in the time capsule. Additional descriptive information is included in italics.

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

(Click on each image for a larger version.)




Welding (undated)



Surveying (undated)



Refrigeration (undated)


Electrical/Electronics lab

Electrical/Electronics Lab - Ron Gyles (undated)

Ron Gyles (far right) with students in the Electrical/Electrics lab


Claud Hunter, Auto Mechanics

Auto Mechanics - Claud Hunter (undated)

Claud Hunter (far right) with students in the Auto Mechanics lab


Auto Mechanics

Auto Mechanics class (undated)


Machinist class

Machinist (undated)


Machinist class

Machinist (undated)


Female machinist student

Machinist (undated)


Auto Body lab

Auto Body (undated)


Auto Body student

Auto Body (undated)


Electrical Systems student

Electrical Systems (undated)


Electrical Systems students

Electrical Systems students (undated)


Typing lab

Typing Lab (undated)


Advancement Studies lab

Advancement Studies lab (undated)


Piano lab

Piano Lab (undated)


Gene Bryant and Vocal Ensemble

Vocal Ensemble - Gene Bryant (undated)

Gene Bryant (left) directs the CPCC Vocal Ensemble


Students in Student Center

Student Center (undated)

The student center was housed in the Worrell (formerly Taylor) gym on Central Campus


Theatre Production,

Production of "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" (undated)


If you have any information about these photographs, please contact Katie Howell in the Archives. Don't forget to check back here for the final set of images from the 1988 time capsule!