When the factory’s production line was up for auction, many parts were removed, crated and labeled with big painted numbers to ease their removal by buyers. Not everything sold, however, so not one dark corner of the factory seems without a pile of dislocated industrial junk.
The long control room overlooks giant caps where equipment was removed long ago.
Kurth bears a ghost sign. Recently, its main sign was destroyed by graffiti artists in 2015.
“To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, One clover, and a bee, And revery. The revery alone will do, If bees are few.” ― Emily Dickinson
An open mine cars waits to be lowered back into Eagle Mine in front of the rust-locked modern mine shaft in the middle of Gilman.
In its last years, the church had a congregation of only about 100. It opened with 1.700…
The Barker turning around before it backed into Tac Harbor to unload coal for Minnesota Power.
This room on the top floor of one of the oldest buildings has seemingly not changed since it was adapted for employee use. Some sections of the hospital were adapted for staff to live in. Paying Patient Ward–where capable patients were separated from wards of the state.