This was my first view of Harris Machinery’s property… it was strange to find what looked like a ghost town five minutes from downtown Minneapolis!
This building seemed like a pump house or compressor house. It was full of empty concrete mounts.
To the right is the spiral staircase. This building had a definite “floor problem”.
Don’t you love the shape of the house on the right?
Looking up the tallest structure left at ACME.
A primitive intercom system connected the various wards to their respective nurse’s stations. They looked hand-made and likely originated, in part, in the FFSH carpentry shop. They were often placed high, like this one, to be out of patient reach.
The end of the new elevator. Line of bird droppings follow the fire sprinkler pipes and wires in the room.
In the steam plant, steam pipes bundled in canvas and asbestos criss-cross the walls.