The scale of the grain hoppers helps tell the story of how large Hamm’s was in its day.
This higher level floor was cleared out ahead of a failed development plan. The skyscraper office building suddenly became something that looked like a parking ramp.
Upper Prize Street in Nevadaville earned the nickname ‘dogtown’ when a pack of dogs took over the abandoned houses.
Two windows above the slate Grand Staircase reflect let a little blue sky skip off the black.
This is what the mine shops look like from the road between Gaastra, MI and Rogers Location (formerly Bates, MI). The community was renamed for the mine, probably under the heavy influence of M.A. Hanna.
Different colors stained the small panes on the top floor. For once, it seemed more ridiculous to not be inside an abandoned factory.
A sort of blender in a powder line building. The top vent had been removed, so leaves and light fall onto the teeth now.
Hard to find your seat when it doesn’t know its own name.
It’s not hard to see how Germany could turn these into a prison overnight.