A panorama of the side of the hospital from roughly the same angle as the historic postcard.
A washout two thirds of the way down the tram gave me a place to relax in the thin air.
A panorama of the Shipping/Receiving building on the northeast end of the block. In the old days this would be facing the ‘Dry Dock Hotel’, a boarding house owned by the company, presumably for the use of the men having their boats repaired here.
A 8-foot-tall volume indicator that could be read from across the beet boiler floor–convenient when the controls are 20 feet away.
From the street, it’s clear that almost every window and door had boards over it, but not every building had a roof. Silly priorities.
With the maintenance door open you can see the buckets on in the vertical conveyor.
Summertime is when Duluth goes to the lakeside to listen to music, visit traveling fairs, and talk to neighbors about the smell of the lake. As seen from the castle walls.
When the dock across the slip loads, the lighting below the otherwise dark ‘5’ can get a little wild.
The turbine hall sported a beautiful Whiting gantry crane.