This is one of the biggest warps I’ve ever found in a wooden factory floor hasn’t broken yet. When you stand on it, it make a very loud popping sound as the boards shift. The poster on the pillar near the left side of the frame advertises recreational boating, presumably to the factory workers who left this floor in the early 1980s.
A sentinel stands watch over an abandoned Hannah, ND house. Medium Format.
An elevator is reflected in the flooded footprint of Spencer & Kellogg. These trains are in storage for the winter.
Although most of the buildings were open and empty, a few carried signs.
S&X seen in the background through the fog.
On the scale of the big machine shop, the huge piles of clothing look insignificant.
Looking from the shaft room into the room where an electric hoist would be.
You can see almost ever level of the factory from this spot.
Part of the Laundry Building with an ugly archway between rooms. Note that even this building had a nurse’s station with shatterproof windows. Laundry was done by supervised patients as part of their Occupational Therapy and the staff took no chances.