Cages and hooks to dry wet miner clothes.
This miner locker room has probably never been so clean.
A super-shallow depth of field shot on the Leica Summilux.
Chains connected hooked baskets and lockers to hoist up clothes and helmets when they were above ground. Whether wet with sweat or dry street clothes, the system worked to unclutter lockers and maintain air circulation around subterranean uniforms.