I assume this sign used to sit near the highway that snakes around the mine and town.
The hospital is so self art deco that it seems like a film set!
Winter skies over Allouez Bay. From a distance, it looks almost fragile.
Gold, which has a relatively high mass, would drop through the slats of the sluice boxes as the water flowed over them. Around the dredge were a half dozen radiator pipes to keep the water flowing through the machines.
The train loading tower (left), and elevators. Check out that giant flagpole/lightning rod.
I really like the way this high-ceilinged room is decaying. Well, decayed. It’s demolished now.
Someone’s abandoned to-do list.
Made by the Mergenthalen Linotype Company of New York, this model series (300) was introduced in 1960 and boasted a 12-line-per-minute reproduction rate.
Behind the main shaft is this familiar industrial sight… a running count of days since the last injury.