I had to search the shelves a while to find this old logbook. The open page lists changes in stock numbers for Cutler Hammer Coils, and one row says that a new coil was installed on the black larry. The larry is the machine that loads coke ovens.
I love the ghost sign across these two elevators, originally built as Superior Elevator. It’s looking pretty rough.
The projector booth, above the balcony in the auditorium.
Fancy spikes to help keep suicidal patients from climbing the fence and leaping down the stairs.
The coal crusher (above) and the conveyor (left) to bring the powdered coal to furnace hoppers (right).
The house across from the Harris offices were decorated in a unique way.
For reasons unknown, this building’s concrete was designed a little thinly. It reminds me of a Chicago, IL building constructed during WWI when concrete and steel were strictly rationed and many buildings went up with insufficient superstructures. I do not have a build date for this one yet.
The railing were jealous of both the bricks and bits, and chose instead to dissolve like this.
The left cave is the largest of the three, and shows the most evidence of expansion.