To Station – To Offices Inside the main entrance to the depot. Through the ‘To Station’ door, you can see some of the news stands. Look at the floor! Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: archways, doors, graffiti, signs, staircases, tilework, windows... A volcano (?) under a window. “Ballistite is a smokeless propellant made from two high explosives, nitrocellulose and nitroglycerine. It was developed and patented by Alfred Nobel in the late 19th century.” -Wikipedia. At the bottom of the stairs to the caves is this collection of brick arches. I wonder what this area looks like now that a new tenant has taken over this building. Copper thieves haven’t left anything behind but the shell. Pillsbury from across the Mississippi River and Stone Arch Bridge from the roof of the Washburn Crosby Elevator (aka Gold Medal Flour). When you watch TV from the jars, it seems so much more real, they tell me. This sign was important when trains ran the length of the elevator. The buildings were level with one another, so one could look through as many as a dozen factory floors from one window. In the basement were all the valves to control the flow of municipal steam through the building. This hasty hand letting was beside one such valve, near a carved brick with a name and ‘1934’ under it.