Part of the Pillsbury tunnel that brought water back to the Mississippi River.
The Western Elevator’s old moniker looks over Fort William (the neighborhood). Snow falls over Mount McKay in the background. This elevator is still active… the only active elevator in Fort William proper.
Ava on an upper catwalk.
In the quality assurance labs there is a old safe.
Kate in the Atlas E, which is essentially a buried Atlas D. Above is the protective steel blast door.
A washout two thirds of the way down the tram gave me a place to relax in the thin air.
Unintentional art comes in the form of a beet juice slurry baffle.
Frankie on the White Pine Mine vehicle access shaft. The mine was traditional inside… all room-and-pillar.
I wish I had the equipment then that I have now… I look back at these 10-year-old pictures and can’t ignore all the grain.