A huge steam pipe snakes between catwalks, through the floors, and toward the condensers, so the water could be recovered and reused.
The end of the new elevator. Line of bird droppings follow the fire sprinkler pipes and wires in the room.
Before it was demolished, there was one good staircase the led to the middle of the dock. Trees grew from it.
Solvent pumping buildings, designed to explode upwards rather than outwards in an emergency, are forgotten near the milkweed.
A typical Chateau wall. Kodak Tri-X 400 in Leica M7.
Trees by the beautiful Nurse’s Cottage above and behind the Kirkbride. One side looks out over farmland while the other faces the back of the hospital grounds. As of 2014, the city is allowing artists to rent spaces inside.
Looking across at the Cargill elevator.
This photo illustrates how vertical the complex is.
A back-lit tree with the silhouette of a roof spire in the background.