The concrete walls, heavy steel blast doors, and plastic roof tell me that this was one of the shell loading buildings.
The top of the barracks staircase.
The seminal architectural feature of the old hospital–the parts built by Illinois Central Railroad–was this staircase. Wide and graceful, adorned with paint chips and fire extinguishers, and leading from offices to surgical suites to the cafeteria.
Looking toward Sleeping Giant from the workhouse.
The overgrown offices serve no one at this former Federal Elevator in Snowflake, MB.
A rooftop scene.
Beautiful doors separated the boiler room and the sugar mill. Can you imagine the gracefully curving steps in a power plant today?
Before the clouds broke, I snapped this profile of the dumping control room and its spiral staircase. These are the colors that I dream in.
Scrappers tried to take this steel pulley out of Fisher, but it proved too heavy.