The woman in the wall has the bed; is pulling it in; is holding you down…
A street side exposure of the original 1914 section of the orphanage. Turned into black and white to deemphasize all the graffiti across the front steps.
On the left are rows of dayrooms; on the right is one of two long hallways which connect the two halves of the hospital. The large, center section of the hallway would fit chairs for patients to look out on the gardens. They called it a conservatory. This hallway would be as close as some patients would get to nature.
In this photo you see three lives of Lyric: 1.) The Art Deco murals showing the Vaudeville background; 2.) The suspended ceiling put in when the building was converted for film; 3.) The explorers, photographers and others who worked in and on the building before its final demolition.
Early bird catches the shadow of Battle Mountain blaring across the ghost town.
I wonder what this guy is thinking, walking through the complex.
The school (hospital) campus was expansive.
C’mon and grab your friends… we’ll go to very—rusty lands…