Inside Prize Mine, Nevadaville While the building looks uniform on the outside, inside it’s clearly divided between a hoist room and shaft room (seen here). Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: benches, brown, collapsing, wooden... An unintentional skylight makes the inside of the office glow, showing the inside of the front door and its strange lock. The inside of Whiting mine, as it looks today. A guard to keep sawdust from the water fountain. This is one of the rooms near Shaft 1 that was converted to be a Dry Room, where workers would wash and change between shifts. Colorado, the most miningest state in the union, seems to be pictured in this lunchroom mural. The elevator works on gravity… this is where a conveyor belt was to move the grain toward the main elevator to be loaded into ships. The women of the hospital made clothes for the other patients. One of the paper warehouses, with snow blowing across the floors. The pipes above sprayed water onto the hot coke.