Because painted signs would not hold up in this spot–in between four ovens that were literally hot enough to melt steel inside. Solution: Cut the pipe labels into the sheet metal. Seems to have worked.
Kodak Tri-X 400/Leica M7. The office (first floor), laboratory (second floor) and mill behind it. Everything was clean and pristine.
Camera: Pentax 67.
The top of the barracks staircase.
Looking into the main workhouse from the skyway into the annex elevator. But who care? Look at the colors!
An original, minimally remodeled bathroom above the cafeteria reminds us what the whole complex once looked like.
A sign of where man met machine.
A side view of the floatation level. I found it interesting that there were little ladders and staircases in the mill to help workers get around–this place was not as shoddy as other mills I’ve seen.
Depending on the position of the valve, flour could be routed from the filtering process back into a mill.