In the background you can see the crane, which would in the weeks to follow bring all you see here to the ground.
On this production line, the office was elevated far above the floor.
For some time, tugboats were stored next to the elevator.
Looking through a secure ward door at the destroyed rooms beyond.
This door led to a now-demolished skyway crossing Minnehaha Ave connecting the brewhouse to Fermentation, also demolished.
A typical hallway in the rocket assembly line.
The coal extractor swings back and forth, ripping coal from the ground and throwing it on a conveyor belt to be burned a few miles away.
The same view in 2007. Superior, WI, some have said, is a suburb of Duluth, MN. It’s more like a sub-suburb, I would argue. It’s the industrial district that is technically in another state, one that sells beer on Sundays. Perspective is looking out of the mostly-disassembled larger (newer) elevator.