You can see why so few products had bright packaging. If the can here was brown, you’d never see it in a dark wood cabinet.
It seemed the only way to get a view of the room was to climb above the mounds of rotting donations, now not even fit to burn.
A custom ladder to cross conveyor belts on the work floor.
Looking through the dark door at Shaft 3, when my naked eyes could only make out a staircase lit dimly from above.
Beautiful details in the plaster moulding have been preserved by the sheer height of this room between the cathedral and auditorium.
The King Elevator is connected by a manlift and this spiral staircase. The manlift was down–can you believe it? Note the cool turns in the vertical railings. Arista 100 on 120.
Beautiful doors separated the boiler room and the sugar mill. Can you imagine the gracefully curving steps in a power plant today?
The middle section of the smokestacks were coal hoppers, and this device would load the coal into the hoppers from the conveyor belt it rode across. The bottom section of the stacks were storage rooms while the very top were, surprise, chimneys for the power plant.