The fantastic red elevator that is Pool #61, built 1928.
From my archives–the NorShor as an innocent gentleman’s club, called ‘the NorShor Experience’.
A side door on the rear of the castle that let guests out into a small stone courtyard below a tall turret.
Between the room with mold sand and the space where the car’s metal bits would be put together, a pillar is marked as structurally vital.
Looking through a secure ward door at the destroyed rooms beyond.
A view of the government presses, with pages of law across the floor covered in footprints.
A vent sitting at the base of one of the crumbling smokestacks.
This building would store and maintain warheads. It was right next to the launch pad, but the two were separated by a high mound.
Looking up the hill from the rooftop of the Temple Opera Block. The downtown casino (left) looks far closer to its original use as a Sears Roebuck department store than it does today. Behind it is the blighted Carter Hotel, one of many abandoned buildings near the former Orpheum.