The main stage and the retired (and in this instance, scrambled) marquee that will be repaired and reinstalled above Superior Street. A former manager of the building I used to photograph Nopeming with told me that the letters for the Art Deco tower are stored somewhere in the NorShor to this day, but I did not see them (and frankly, I doubt it).
Each room is painted a different hue, so the light reflecting into the hallway carries those colors. The blue padding on the left is for one of the padded rooms…
West Elevation of the Depot. Ektar 100/Mamiya 6
For some time, tugboats were stored next to the elevator.
Pillsbury from across the Mississippi River and Stone Arch Bridge from the roof of the Washburn Crosby Elevator (aka Gold Medal Flour).
Isabella A (left) and B (right) were built in 1910 and 1913, respectively.
The secret sweet-yet-salty center of the nameless factoryscape. Home base, tuned to rule the AC and turn out Product X at record rates, I’m sure.
A long exposure under the trestle-like approach to the dock, under which trains still pass regularly.
This building had no identity issues. My chief regret was not spending more time documenting the ghost signs around the complex.