An unplanned skylight. It’s unclear why some parts of the building had wooden roofing, while others were highly reinforced with brick.
My favorite of the turtles in the basement mural. Mr. Fade Out.
A gateway for St. Louis as seen through a gateway (of sorts) in East St. Louis.
Peering through the glass in the Hoist Operator’s cab, stained with graffiti. The cable and reels can be seen through the glass… these are now gone.
A sign on the corner of a laboratory remembers.
Here’s the church, and here’s the steeple; Open the door and see all the people; Here’s the parson going upstairs; Here he is saying his prayers…
I get dirty.
The top of the annex was bare except for these holes into the silos below.
Because painted signs would not hold up in this spot–in between four ovens that were literally hot enough to melt steel inside. Solution: Cut the pipe labels into the sheet metal. Seems to have worked.