The gothic landing between balcony and classroom level and the ground floor.
The coal crusher (above) and the conveyor (left) to bring the powdered coal to furnace hoppers (right).
The lime room was in rough shape, but its colors and textures were like raw gold and oxidized copper.
I don’t think we’re anywhere near maximum pressure anymore.
Where staff could sleep.
This is what it might have looked like if a new Ford descended in the elevator with its headlights on. As seen from the Mississippi side–the opposite portal faces the sand mine.
Pocket door and light switches in the upper control room, at the top of the spiral staircase.
In this section of the Men’s Ward, sealed by brick from lower floors, the room doors had messages painted in their inside–some motivational, some not. I would be interested to hear if anyone knows the backstory of this section. Lighting is natural; it was just after sunset.