Grain is taken from the bottom of the silos through a conveyor in a tunnel. These blowers keep the air in the tunnel fresh.
These ceramic bricks were likely from the fireproof tunnel that connected the elevators.
Ektar 100/Mamiya 6. A ghost town near Martinsdale, where the market (pictured) served as the train stop.
Rain and snow has gutted a third of the building. From the ground floor, I could see the sky in some places.
Because there’s no Port-a-John underground.
Looking through the washer that is the first stop for the dredgings.
An ajar car elevator car afar, technically.
Stained windows and sheet metal catch the sunset from across the Ohio River.
The bits with handles are the filters with screens of different sizes. Larger grain particles would be stopped at the top for further reduction via the mills, while the powder at the bottom would be run through another bolter–one of the refinement stages in flour production.