In the days before a centralized fire alarm system, coded whistle blasts would warn when and where a fire broke out.
The elevator is stuck between floors.
The sign that greets visitors to the ghost town of Colmor. Nothing says ‘welcome’ like birdshot.
Shadows of the skylights form a backdrop for rust-welded machines.
The rear of engine bay 13… according to the heavily faded sign.
The stage had two pianos. Did they ever duel?
In this photo you see three lives of Lyric: 1.) The Art Deco murals showing the Vaudeville background; 2.) The suspended ceiling put in when the building was converted for film; 3.) The explorers, photographers and others who worked in and on the building before its final demolition.
Blue plastic siding filters the summer sun, giving the otherwise reddish-brown interior a splash of color.