“Ballistite is a smokeless propellant made from two high explosives, nitrocellulose and nitroglycerine. It was developed and patented by Alfred Nobel in the late 19th century.” -Wikipedia.
A crack in a window in a wall. What’s this doing here?
Ladders crawl the back of the signs. Graffiti writers’ right of passage.
Hand painted fire extinguisher notices and a long room which I strongly suspect was a pattern cutting room.
Days after the long-flooded basement was pumped out. Note the water lines!
A facade that tells the story of demolition and neglect. The sign on the garage door indicates that if one finds themselves there, that they enter the buildings at their own risk. If only property owners in the US took this philosophy!
Colors of the boiler room.
Part of the Pillsbury tunnel that brought water back to the Mississippi River.
Grimy windows and the other half of the complex trade interests and stares.