In most places, it may seem off for there to be a tunnel door on the top floor of a building, but Ford was that kind of place. This door from the steam plant led into a skyway and tunnel that connected to the main assembly floor.
Looking up at the most conspicuous graffiti in the city on ADM #4.
A bridge crosses the main street of the village; one that goes nowhere. Ambiguity intended.
In an era where smoking was ubiquitous and sexy, smoking stations had to be a part of the job, even at an explosives factory.
While it looks like ground level, everything here is one story above the actual earth.
A custom ladder to cross conveyor belts on the work floor.
The seminal architectural feature of the old hospital–the parts built by Illinois Central Railroad–was this staircase. Wide and graceful, adorned with paint chips and fire extinguishers, and leading from offices to surgical suites to the cafeteria.