Archeologists believe the great house on the mesa was rebuilt shortly before it was abandoned in the 13th Century AD. Tri-X 400 Film, haphazardly self developed.
A truck loading dock for raw materials. Looking at the concrete, you can sort of tell where the rails used to run.
I was surprised to see the roof was in such great condition. You can tell by the making on the wood that this wall is covered by a snow bank for most of the year.
The fences helped discourage patients from throwing themselves down the stairs.
I love that the administration building–almost 100 years old now–still carries the original name.
In a now-demolished building, a skylight begins to separate.
At the end of a conveyor belt and poised over a loading station, it’s easy to image the tinny sound of chicken feed sliding across the metal. Like sand on the old-fashioned stainless steel playground slides.
The pockmarked concrete sign of Substation #2 over the control room that faces the highway.
The steel awning and its elegant staircase are one of my favorite features near the old carpentry shop. The gymnasium-theater is in the background.