Generic Minneapolis Postcard A buck-fifty shot for a postcard stand. Taken from the Stone Arch Bridge. Similar Images ...based on the tags: clouds, favorites, flagpoles, shadows, signs, silos... The exterior of the factory is unassuming This machine was last overhauled in February 1955, and last turned out Crepe silk, probably dress material. In the days before a centralized fire alarm system, coded whistle blasts would warn when and where a fire broke out. I love the texture of the rust through the decaying yellow paint. The remains of the site radar beside the command building. Shadows of the timberwork and cribbing are cast across cracked lake ice. My footprints follow cat tracks. The valley is full of rocky peaks that stand out from the winding creeks, which only truly run after storms. It is a very beautiful place. I never knew that all those elementary school balance bar exercises were for a very serious purpose: not falling to one’s death in the event they uncover lost Chicago history. An experimental shaft dug in the 1950s and its Hoist House.