One basement room has a pile of x-rays of miners, taken and stored by the company.
Can you imagine workers in a food plant smoking on the job today?
Candy jar molds, in the far corner of the paint shop.
Workers in the basement tunnels had to communicate with the workhouse operators 100 feet above and vice versa. Alarms and bells were installed to signal trouble over the sound of the elevator machinery.
A typical room in Birtle.
Between the ice chute and the back of the north section of the cellars, a little pillar shows where a room used to be. The ceiling’s disintegration has since filled the space, which seems to be the last point of expansion in the cave–this was last carved in the mid-1840s.
Leather shoes in a supply closet. They seem to me men’s shoes.
The ruins of the the Hubert Mine over the ruins of Nevadaville. Its ore was taken through the town to a mill below it.
The machine stood the Atlas missile up vertically over the blast pit, launching position, once the roof opened.