Jef throws open the back door of an alley for the trailing photographers and historians.
These stairs lead to the balcony.
These pools looked into the cribbing below the concrete.
There were a few large houses on the Old Crow property where employees would live. The glen had little housing.
A sheik mustard-yellow paint scheme across the roofless engine house goes great with the industrial moss and rust.
A portrait of the second school of McConnell, built in 1937.
Pillars painted red indicated firefighting supplies. Fire was a very common enemy of early rail facilities, and many roundhouses burned down because of a combination of dry wood, hot, fire-breathing machinery and countless oil-saturated surfaces.
Who knew that wallpaper could stick to dirt so well?
The world’s biggest paper machine was installed here about a century before this photo was taken. The orange in the windows is the brick building across the street–the new part of the plant.