A gateway for St. Louis as seen through a gateway (of sorts) in East St. Louis.
My favorite shot from the trip. Later in its life, the plant was converted to burn its own byproducts, but it seems this was designed as a coal hopper.
One of the generators, weeks before it was taken apart to be shipped to another power plant somewhere else.
These Twin Cities kisses Sound like clicks and hisses. We all tumbled down and Drowned in the Mississippi River. -The Hold Steady
The skylights with geared-to-open windows were massive and quite functional.
On the left are rows of dayrooms; on the right is one of two long hallways which connect the two halves of the hospital. The large, center section of the hallway would fit chairs for patients to look out on the gardens. They called it a conservatory. This hallway would be as close as some patients would get to nature.
A self portrait from more than a decade ago.
The annex casts a long shadow over its old headhouse and the former UGG (currently Vitera C) elevator. Arista 100.