The hospital was surrounded by walking paths that crisscrossed the front green, as it was called. Part of Kirkbride’s plan was to have ample opportunities for exercise outdoors–fresh air, especially cold fresh air, was thought to have curative properties.
Sometime soon, maybe in early 2016, someone will have this view from their office or condo.
Without proper pressure, the steering engine was ineffective.
I’ll remember the neon glow fondly.
On the other side of the hole through this wall was a printout with the Kool Aid Man on it.
This is what the mine shops look like from the road between Gaastra, MI and Rogers Location (formerly Bates, MI). The community was renamed for the mine, probably under the heavy influence of M.A. Hanna.
Inside the office was a small furnace and a collection of mechanical belts. You can see “SERVICE AT COST” and “POOL 168” in the background.
When I revisited the mine in 2013, the hoists were scrapped and sitting by the road.