Chutes connect the bottoms of the silos to a conveyor belt.
In what Studebaker called the ‘Materials Building’ are these giant concrete bins of fine molding sand, there for casting metal parts using the molten metal from the adjoining building. On the far left side there is a train track and once upon a time a gantry crane traced the room under the roof
The rust garden’s brick centerpiece contrasts the muted winter Kentucky palette.
Regauging is the process wherein barrels are opened and the whiskey is tested in various ways, especially in its alcohol content.
Camera: Pentax 67.
I love the ghost sign across these two elevators, originally built as Superior Elevator. It’s looking pretty rough.
The quality assurance labs were no doubt a busy place.
You can tell from the marks on the wall that there used to be pipes running the length of this square hallway, which connected a loading dock with explosive mixers.
From inside a painting shed, where heatlamps and a vented roof made sure that the Caddy looked like it was worth the price tag.