A truck loading dock for raw materials. Looking at the concrete, you can sort of tell where the rails used to run.
2005. This is very likely the oldest image I have on the website; I took this in the early 2000s with my first camera when I was new to the hobby. I still like it quite a lot.
Park Insurance Agency is no longer in business, nor would you be able to dial that phone number.
The entry point for the painting shed on the top floor. Cars would have a few feet in between them before they entered. Separate sheds would prime and add color.
At the top of the workhouse, dust collection pipes weave through cross-crossing conveyors.
A diesel crane and conveyor belt tripper are the major pieces of equipment that dominate the dock.
Thick glass windows allow workers to check the beet juice levels in this steel tank. You can tell by the reinforcement that it had a lot of liquid and had to hold against immense pressure. Kodak Tri-X 400/Leica M7.
This peak is a little over 7,000 feet high and is a popular hiking spot. As a bulky Minnesotan who is better built for an arctic expedition, I stuck to the mesa.
The superstructure for the sea-leg skyways serves no purpose now… the offices are bricked up, too. Why?