With its fresh paint, Lake Superior Elevator “I” almost looks contemporary, but it far outdates its neighbors, It replaced a wooden elevator by the same name in 1919.
Standing where the Final Assembly Building used to hum and staring across the former site of the Sheet Metal and Spring buildings. Today, of course, the Foundry is gone as well, so you’d be looking across Prairie Ave.
We people are so small.
Blast Furnace 7 as seen from the ore yard. Imagine running up those stairs through blast furnace smoke.
Small rooms in the basement of the asylum were seemingly too tiny to be used, even for storage.
This seems to be the space where upholstery patterns would be drafted. On the table were half-finished notes on a new design.
A view of the government presses, with pages of law across the floor covered in footprints.
A patient room is more intact than others.
The skyway’s steel substructure collapsed slightly, crushing part of the dust collectors.