Behind the main shaft is this familiar industrial sight… a running count of days since the last injury.
Little has changed inside the mill, but since it was built in 1916, many tanks and ancillary buildings have popped up around it.
A caustic tank in one of the unremodeled brewhouse backrooms.
The top of the giant arched windows facing the Mississippi and the swing bridge.
I really like the way this high-ceilinged room is decaying. Well, decayed. It’s demolished now.
Either the company was pulling parts from this evaporator to use as parts for other plants, or the last thing the workers did was to get this machine ready for the next campaign. Either way, plans changed.
The underside of the ore dock in winter. Snow drifts across the dock from the frozen lake.
A white star marks the landing between the Keeper’s Quarters (Second Floor) and the radiobeacon and furnace rooms (First Floor).