Department Sign I found a historical photo of this room showing 10-foot high machines with wires hanging by the mile from looms and schematic charts. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: brown, fans, numbers, pillars, sepia, signs, warped... See left. The underside of the dock seemed almost like a cathedral to industry with vaulted ceilings. After climbing the elevator shaft to the illusive second level, a new pallet of colors were revealed. The batch tag specifies some of the technical properties of the silk worked here. Local kids probably call this the ‘Shootin’ Shack’, judging by its war wounds. I found a meth lab in this building once. (Yes, I called it in.) Bricks from the demolished buildings. Allouez had already suffered one major fire. It didn’t need another–especially under Dock 1’s wooden approach. In some places in the mine shops, you can still make out narrow gauge track in the floors.