A pipe bracket seems to have rusted off of the ceiling.
It’s a straight view from the projection booth to the stage, but hell of a walk. At a fast pace, I think it would take 10 minutes to walk from this spot to the chair. Behind the curtains is a big white screen, so the theatre could be used for either stagework or moving pictures. The two projectors are set up for 3D movies right now–hence the little switch below the window–a Polaroid 3D synchronizer. Cool, huh?
Atop Elevator ‘M’, formerly Cargill ‘O’.
More than half a century of plans rot in the shadows, seemingly useless.
In the corner of most of the factory floors, freight elevators flanked restrooms to leave more central space for machines and their masters.
Footprints of houses past; tailings of mines past.
These steam powered pumps were integral to the cooling of the meat packing plant next door.
Not ghosts. Slow-moving explorers’ shadows create a ghostly effect in the ‘Old Ward’–the second floor of the Service Building.
Tunnels interconnected all of the complex, carrying power, steam, laundry and food throughout the hospital. This is a typical causeway that would have been very busy when the hospital was operating. In some places, signs still point to defunct areas of the hospital.