General Mills bought Consolidated Elevator’s “D” in 1943 and renamed it “A,” though no additional elevators have followed from that firm to date. Visible on the right is the first annex, built along with the elevator in 1909.
Looking out across the elevator row from Portland Huron’s roof. Don’t you love the color of the sky?
The Algosteel navigating Superior Entry.
Heavy industrial looks good in cotton candy pink.
Grain is taken from the bottom of the silos through a conveyor in a tunnel. These blowers keep the air in the tunnel fresh.
When the lake levels were especially low, the pilings of Dock 3 that are usually underwater were clearly visible between Dock 2 and Dock 4.
A view of the Harris offices, complete with great block glass.
Below the historic National Guard Armory.
As a storm moves across Lake Superior toward Duluth, an ore freighter anchors behind the Superior light station.