Patented in 1965 and produced by Specialized Mass Markets. User would insert token and use a rotary-phone-style dial to enter their token number. The machine would tally the numbers and indicate winners depending on the sum of said numbers. See USPTO US3455557.
Looking from the crane-motor catwalk into the Calumet. The arm shown here with the pulleys looped through it would have been lowered and the bucket conveyor in it would throw grain to waiting ships and boats bound for flour mills and foreign lands.
Shadows of the skylights form a backdrop for rust-welded machines.
One of my favorite visual feature of grain elevators, especially big ones, is how they repeat.
The Comm Room’s portals once supported many more conduits.
Another ruined spiral staircase in the mill.
The bottom of the tailings boom is rotten. In days when the dredge, floated, gangways connected it to shore, it seemed. You can see the size of the pontoons under the boat here.
A closeup of one of the winding machines that found itself under a leaky section of roof.