Delmar #4 is like two elevators in one, in capacity and design.
The Wheeler Rec Center was very nice and included gymnasiums and a pool.
The backdrop has become the pallet for water damage and graffiti.
The only thing that signals that this was an office building, rather than another production floor, is the small amount of wood paneling that remains.
Chicago looks in as we look out, for holes and trolls where anything goes.
“See anything?” “No, just more of it.” “How much to go?” “Oh god–we’ve only seen about 10%.” “Guess we should keep moving then…”
Looking through the an access panel at the hoist room for Shaft No. 3. The cable had long ago been scrapped, along with the motors to drive the pulleys. I still admire the workmanship on the spool’s arching metal shell.
A splash of pink across an otherwise boring sign caught my eye in the old elevator.
Found in one of the rooms that hosted an inpatient chemical dependency unit in its later years. Connect the dots yourself.