Pipe Dept. Although most of the buildings were open and empty, a few carried signs. Similar Images ...based on the tags: handpainted, signs, snow... I love that the administration building–almost 100 years old now–still carries the original name. Electric Steel’s bins reflect the sunset. From my archives–the NorShor as an innocent gentleman’s club, called ‘the NorShor Experience’. Frontier Gas is a former (?) gas station chain. Chain O’ mines reused a scrapped sign to mark their mill. Under the paint you can barely make out: GLORY HOLE GOLD MILL. As a storm moves across Lake Superior toward Duluth, an ore freighter anchors behind the Superior light station. Footprints of houses past; tailings of mines past. Safety signs decorated every floor, machine and, yes, door. This message spoke to me for reasons my coworkers will understand; suffice to say, I need to take this message to heart. When ‘men’ meant ‘worker’. A handmade sign tracks the progress through the current beet campaign. For this factory, it was about 30 years ago. Perhaps the idea was to pit shifts against each other.