Solvent pumping buildings, designed to explode upwards rather than outwards in an emergency, are forgotten near the milkweed.
A typical hallway in the rocket assembly line.
One of my favorite shots from that year, conveyor line parts stacked and hung with Postal Service bins from decades ago.
This room on the top floor of one of the oldest buildings has seemingly not changed since it was adapted for employee use. Some sections of the hospital were adapted for staff to live in. Paying Patient Ward–where capable patients were separated from wards of the state.
The cupola–the space above the silos–is surprisingly original. The building was too unstable for anyone to scrap it out. Seriously, the floor is a deathtrap.
Lacy hated playing for people. She wanted to make the piano speak back to her, not make people stare.
The historical entrance.
This is the former air compressor house–one of them, at least–which turned steam power into air power to drive machinery across the production line.