Looking out the second-floor lighthouse office window. On this visit, the last ice of the season was slowly drifting into the harbor.
A familiar scene in Control Tower B, though the microphone has not been used for years.
Looking through the old brewhouse toward the Keg Wash House.
In most places, it may seem off for there to be a tunnel door on the top floor of a building, but Ford was that kind of place. This door from the steam plant led into a skyway and tunnel that connected to the main assembly floor.
The balcony used to be beautiful, you say. I say, it still is.
Windows provided the 250-some workers with fresh air and light, and helped to keep flour dust from building up in the air, helping to prevent explosions. Today, machines control air flow better without windows, so they were bricked.
The building in the foreground–the old control booth–was arsoned in 2009.
A volcano (?) under a window.
Redlining is the practice of shutting certain races out of neighborhoods, and it is still a big problem today. Such behaviors were a big factor in creating the need for these projects.