Globe Plan The layout of the bins in an elevator office. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: chalkboards, offices... They left and took their God with ’em. Doesn’t feel too empty without ‘im, though. The Calumet Elevator offices used to be flanked on both sides by rails. Now, only one side has engines running on it. Since the foundry went cold, I decided to turn down my color temperature… In the background, a chart showing graphite dispersion is one of the few artifacts left on the foundry floor. This building stood on stilts until it was demolished. The top floor handled radio traffic to boats and trains. The bottom floor had locker rooms, records, and a lunchroom. In the corner of most of the factory floors, freight elevators flanked restrooms to leave more central space for machines and their masters. Offices above the labs. Note all the air handling equipment. I love the utilitarian design. I like to imagine this as an old-timey radio microphone. A 24-hour clock that reeks of the 1970s. A ladder stenciled “LTV”–the failed steel company that built this dock. There is more, if you look closer. Office manners dictate that one must tip their file drawer back upright once it is knocked through the wall.