Blending the explosive ingredients was dangerous. It is no wonder that the blending house had so many emergency slides.
Past the underground repair shop is this cliffside adit.
A gymnasium, if I recall. The last building before the road dead-ends.
Not a wisp of smoke can be seen today.
A street side exposure of the original 1914 section of the orphanage. Turned into black and white to deemphasize all the graffiti across the front steps.
The front of the mill reads “Montana Flour Mills Company”
From the summer a bunch of Australians visited Minnesota.
Looking across the spired rooftop of the Kirkbride building. In the foreground is a fire chute that contains a metal spiral slide designed to evacuate patients in case of a fire. Note the ironwork on the chimney.
Daisy Mill could accept shipments from water, rail, and truck at one time. Now everything comes and goes by rail.