A typical room in the barracks, reinforced from mortars and light shelling, possibly.
Funny how sensitive modern English speakers have become to gendered language. I doubt the workers here–almost all female–were offended by this posting for ‘Workmen’s Compensation’.
The conveyorway that carried the sintering material to the mixing floor at the top of the plant.
The UP gets a lot of snow, making exploring its old mines a special challenge in the winter. The snow is more than 6 feet deep in this picture, and firm enough to walk on.
Power-up to cool down… would have been nice on the hot day I climbed on top of this machine.
In case power was lost, this manual signal could direct trains on and off the taconite trestle. Turning the pole would change the color of the light on top and the shape of the metal flags.
One of the occupied buildings in Nevadaville.
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.