There big filters helped the mill sort through the flour, for additional milling, for example.
You can see why so few products had bright packaging. If the can here was brown, you’d never see it in a dark wood cabinet.
Many of the higher floors were more or less demolished–usually more. These would have been condos had ‘The Arcade’ project come to fruition. Now there are simply wide open floors punctuated only by pillars and meaningless hallways.
Can you imagine workers in a food plant smoking on the job today?
A typical hallway in the rocket assembly line.
Behind the small stage is a hallway signed by practically every act that walked through its doors. There’s also a pair of palms. Since all the heat in the building collects in this area, it did seem more tropical.