This picture is lit by a direct lightning strike of the building. It’s impossible to describe the feeling of being in this giant open building the moment it channeled an electric explosion into the earth.
Some warnings on the older battery which was visibly older than its eastern counterpart. This set of batteries had no railing between the side of the ovens and a long drop onto railroad tracks… I like this picture because it shows the effects of the heat and corrosive gasses on the area around the ovens.
A long tunnel stretches toward the Mississippi. Was this the route Model Ts took on their way to waiting barges?
Water damage dissolved the ceiling into sludge. Pillars remain, as do the plastic light covers, now on the floor.
The end of the monorail in the nitrating house.
Paperwork litters the floors of the zinc mine offices.
After Wilson Bros moved out, a furniture company moved in.
John’s wife’s face.
The first step of the filtering process is being spun through this tube.