I found a meth lab in this building once. (Yes, I called it in.)
Wagons and horses were kept in the building on the left, separate from the rest of the complex in case of fire. In the distance is the boiler house, separate for the same reason.
One of my favorite images from my stay… Note the snowed-over road in the distance! This is looking toward Animas Forks.
Taken at a junction in the tube world.
The spectacular, if precarious, view of downtown Minneapolis from the roof of ADM Annex 4. Note the great messages left by various graffiti artists who made it to the spot.
A single cloud makes its way to Buffington Harbor and Lake Michigan from the quiet backroads of the plant.
This electric Wellman crane was added to extract coal from ships for the power plant that Erie built beside their dock. Now, with the advent of self-unloading boats, it’s been replaced by a funnel and conveyor belt.
Just across the North Dakota border, a rusty Milwaukee Road boxcar sits where it was shoved off the mainline. The grain elevator in the background marks the tracks, which is still used by BNSF.
A US Army Corps of Engineers tug, tied at the end of the pier before the American Victory was parked here.