Group showers in the basement. Most children lived here 10 months out of the year, though some remained year-round.
Beautiful belt wheels above the grain cribs. Getting to the spot where this was taken is now impossible, and I don’t know whether these remain or not anymore.
The floor of this first floor bathroom, Men’s Ward, was unlike any other I remember in the hospital. Hand-laid tile, but the pattern made it seem even older than the rest of the hospital. Portra 160.
Taken from atop a grain train at the end of Cargill B-2, looking toward Lake Superior “I”, now part of the sample complex. This area used to have another slip, but Cargill filled it on when it built the elevator on the right.
Through a section of the tailings boom where mountain winds tore open the sheet metal around the conveyor, I poked my head out.
The front of the power plant (right), the distillery itself (center), and the regaling house (left).
I like this picture because it shows some of the only unbroken windows at Packard.
The fresh snow makes the whole complex look a lot cleaner than it actually is.
Before there was a row of double rooms on the left and a common room on the right. Now, in a way, it is all one big common room.