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.
Taken several years before the tornado story when the weather, and the condition of the buildings, were nice.
The gold mine is now a gravel pit.
A storm passes over BOMARC’s center row of launch buildings. You can clearly see the tracks on which the roof would retract for launch.
This sign was important when trains ran the length of the elevator.
I liked the color of her hair against the rusty rock house and blue winter sky.
One of my favorite images from my stay… Note the snowed-over road in the distance! This is looking toward Animas Forks.
The screen and mineral stained window cross-processed the sky.
Gopher Ordnance Works, aka the U-Lands, is a landscape where roots and boughs break apart concrete and steel.