Taken in the last few minutes of the day. You can tell by the way that the wall is deteriorating that the windows using to have an arched top!
Note the large belt pulley in the center of the frame. Follow the axel it’s on and you’ll see several belts still attached to the drive, which was originally steam-driven.
Ringling, MT is spread thin across the grassy land.
In the mine offices, hooks and a board with numbers was the system to keep track of who was in the mine and who was safe.
This is one of my favorite images of the year because of the color, light and textures. Someone told me once that the medium of photographers is not film or digital sensors, but rather shadows. This photo is evidence of that.
After climbing the elevator shaft to the illusive second level, a new pallet of colors were revealed.
A typical stretch of the assembly line.
The roof of the King Elevator had two small vents and a terrific view of Sleeping Giant Provincial Park. Arista 100 in 120.
A switchboard to control the flow of electricity into the plant from the city and generators.