A super-long exposure of the side of the middle of Daisy Elevator, built in 1927. The oldest silos are closest to the mill and date to 1916. They were expanded toward Superior in 1927 and 1941. The total capacity is about 500,000 bushels.
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.
From the street, it’s clear that almost every window and door had boards over it, but not every building had a roof. Silly priorities.
ADM overshadows the Meal Elevator. The cleared area behind is now home to Surley Brewery.
Power House, 2000s From the roof of the larger power plant’s Building A, Hastings, MN’s lights burn behind the smokestacks.
An antique clothes dryer and sample inline 4 engine, the latter used as a training piece after WWII to retrain veterans.
No Bibles were left in the pews, only golf pencils.
A buck-fifty shot for a postcard stand. Taken from the Stone Arch Bridge.
Water turned the taconite powder into a rusty, slippery paste… everywhere the water pooled up, doubling the beauty from certain special angles.
The annex casts a long shadow over its old headhouse and the former UGG (currently Vitera C) elevator. Arista 100.