Cardigan Mountain School A boarding and day school for boys in grades 6 through 9

History’s Mysteries

Alumni, friends, and family are working together to build the Cardigan Archives.

This ambitious project enables participants both near and far to help identify images from our historical collections. The result? A growing resource for all members of the School community, and an opportunity for each of us to tell our own part of the Cardigan story.

Read more about what inspired this project, and then send us your own solutions: use our online form or email us at And, of course, we hope you will enjoy seeing some familiar names and faces in our growing gallery of solved mysteries.

Can You Solve These Mysteries?

Do you know who appears in these images? Please share your suggestions via our online form or send an email to the Cardigan Archives.

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History’s Mysteries...Solved

The combined wisdom and diligence of our alumni and friends are matching names to faces for the Cardigan Archives. Browse these newly-identified images from our collection, or use one of the keyword tags below to review a smaller selection.

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Jamie Auchincloss ’70

Sleuths: Dwight Dekeyser ’71


Bill Lakeland '77

Bill Lakeland ’77

Sleuths: Richard Clancy ’67


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Ladi Oguntoyinbo ’92

Sleuths: Frederick Barney ’91


Hardy Littleton '66

Hardy Littleton ’66

Sleuths: Richard Clancy ’67


Lawrence Dickey ’71

Lawrence Dickey ’71

Sleuths: Dwight De Keyser ’71


Kent Seith '67

Kent Seith ’67

Sleuths: Richard Clancy ’67



Calling Cardigan Sleuths

Identify an image and help us build the Cardigan Archives collection! 

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