Above the offices is this little section of factory that still has strips of wood flooring. This may be where the upholstery was cut.
Go on and jump in, if you want, there’s even a ladder to climb out.
Chicago looks in as we look out, for holes and trolls where anything goes.
Hand painted fire extinguisher notices and a long room which I strongly suspect was a pattern cutting room.
The copula where molten metal would pour is on the left. It seems the whole floor was covered in ash in front of it.
When Nopeming was affiliated with local farms, it often slaughtered its own livestock. This is the part of the hospital where food would be prepped, below the stage in the Service Building.
The rumors were true. Success is sweet.
These wide spools sit atop the abandoned tracks that lead to the train shed, which was later repurposed into a truck shed.
The flour mill (rear) and its elevators. The taller elevator was moved here in 1955, when the Harrisons bought it from Federal, who declared it surplus. The smaller elevator replaced an earlier smaller warehouse in 1926. Taken shortly after dawn. This one picture made the drive worth it, for me. Medium Format.