Old parts catalogs litter the floor. The office overlooks empty shelves. Graffiti glue peeling paint in place.
These steam powered pumps were integral to the cooling of the meat packing plant next door.
So much relies on one thing stacked on top of another thing.
Filters and fans to draw air into the boilers in the second power plant.
Some warnings on the older battery which was visibly older than its eastern counterpart. This set of batteries had no railing between the side of the ovens and a long drop onto railroad tracks… I like this picture because it shows the effects of the heat and corrosive gasses on the area around the ovens.
I believe this is the push car, meaning it would push the charge in the oven out the opposite side into the train car.
The women of the hospital made clothes for the other patients.
These stairs connected some small main-level offices with one of the main sewing rooms above. Because the roof on this building was strong, it was pretty well preserved–look at those colors. Through the open fire door on the left, though, you can see that the roof has given out.
The entry point for the painting shed on the top floor. Cars would have a few feet in between them before they entered. Separate sheds would prime and add color.