The head distiller could walk out of their office to this balcony and overlook the whole fermentation process in a glance.
This is a room where the actual explosive elements were mixed. In the event of an accident, this glass wall would give way before the concrete and thus direct the flames and shockwave away from the rest of the building. In other words, the glass is not just to get a lot of wonderful natural light into the building.
“Place Tripod Here” my friends would say. But for me, it’s the money shot. Note the painting around the inside of the skylight.
The taller of the two smokestacks on site. Note the crack around its crown.
Some of the earlier buildings were dressed up with brick facades.
She’s a charmer.
The clock, which was sold after Amtrak dumped the building, was returned to the Waiting Room in 2005.
The city constructed a wall in the early 2000s to discourage visitors. Note the staircase is cut off, too.
There big filters helped the mill sort through the flour, for additional milling, for example.