1950s safety posters about static and proper footware hide in remote offices, where the curious haven’t stolen them… yet.
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.
I really like the way this high-ceilinged room is decaying. Well, decayed. It’s demolished now.
Levers and indicators to control and track the path of mine cars moving up and down the mine shaft. Note the mine depth indicators would trace paper… this is because the steel cables stretch out over time, so the line length changes with the years.
This picture gives you the idea of how the boat-loading control rooms are set up; they lean over the dock and Lake Superior to be able to see down into the holds of the boats… important, considering how quickly it loaded the boats! An uneven load could put stress on the hull of a laker, increasing the risk it will break and sink.
What looks to be a skip for repairing the dock, in the concrete steeple.
On the desk of an optometrist’s office.
Twin tracks exit a concrete wall below St. Anthony (Cathedral) Hill.
The machine stood the Atlas missile up vertically over the blast pit, launching position, once the roof opened.