A side view showing the extreme structural damage to what I believe is the Masonic Cottage. I honestly cannot unravel how some of this was done, unless the local armory is missing a 4″ canon and some cartridge shot.
I tried to hide the graffiti from my photos, but sometimes it wasn’t possible.
My favorite picture from the mills. These charts remind me of star charts or orbiting planets.
2016. A section of the third floor that has changed a lot over the years. Compare to 2006 shot.
The Atlas D command building. As Brutalist as it gets.
Hip bump girl.
Redlining is the practice of shutting certain races out of neighborhoods, and it is still a big problem today. Such behaviors were a big factor in creating the need for these projects.
We mark our world in unexpected ways… this is how patient possessions would be stored during their stay in the old asylum wards. It’s about the size of a shoebox, and this particular drawer has a name where the others do not. Its place reminded me of the hospital cemetery where more than 3,000 are buried and less than 1% of whom are recorded by stone or plaque in their resting place.