Nature Bouncing Back No matter what environmental disasters industry throws at Mother Earth, she will bounce back. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: clouds, grass, smokestacks, towers, water-towers... Boards on the window are like rings on a tree, if you know how to read abandonments. A portrait of the second school of McConnell, built in 1937. Scanned after being recovered from the bottom of an old wooden box for a few years. Circa 2005. The only photo I have showing the steam locomotive out front. The depot at the head of town seems to be being disassembled. Behind it is a dead signal where the tracks used to be; they’ve been pulled. Looking toward the old power house, right below one of its arteries. Transfer Elevator, Built 1916 At first glance, I thought the center building was a hoist house because of the shape of the window. Now I think this was built as a warehouse and later used as a laboratory. Identical warehouses seem a little newer than the rest of the plant. I suspect these were added in the mid-1950s for the Korean War, during which about 200 buildings were added to the complex. The bridge here moved workers between the dock, the approach tracks, and refueling buildings.