A squat in the basement of the Temple Opera Block. When the residents were evicted by Duluth Police in 2013, they said their favorite part of living there was that the steam pipes kept it warm all winter long for free.
Shadows of the rusty trestle and cold control towers on the Barker. Workers are preparing to swing over the sides of the boat to help secure her to the Minnesota Power dock.
In the mine offices, a training manual for miners sits open. Here’s how you signal to the surface if you are trapped after a disaster.
The Calumet Elevator offices used to be flanked on both sides by rails. Now, only one side has engines running on it.
In the Lime House, the sunset picked-up the last light of day to make this image. Lime is used in the beet sugar refinement process to reduce the acidity of the beet juice mixture.
By the looks of the custom work bench, someone in upholstery got a little carried away!
A leftover swatch remembers the last fabric sewn here.
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.