A long exposure panorama of Electric Steel and Kurth from the roof of Russell Miller B, days before it was demolished.
Would you wait and risk getting flooded out, or intentionally get minor burns?
In the corner of most of the factory floors, freight elevators flanked restrooms to leave more central space for machines and their masters.
The tailings boom is the first and last thing you see when approaching the mountaintop shipwreck.
Inside the MLK High School chemistry laboratory.
Watching the comings and goings of doctors, nurses and new patients was a mainstay of asylum routine; one can find it easy to imagine pale faces pressed against the block glass windows, staring out at the world moving past them.
In the Lime House, the sunset picked-up the last light of day to make this image. Lime is used in the beet sugar refinement process to reduce the acidity of the beet juice mixture.
The spiral staircase ends in the basement, where two oil tanks (for the lantern) and a freshwater tank (for the Keeper) were stored. The basement consists of two long arched vaults like this.
Thick glass windows allow workers to check the beet juice levels in this steel tank. You can tell by the reinforcement that it had a lot of liquid and had to hold against immense pressure. Kodak Tri-X 400/Leica M7.