“Ballistite is a smokeless propellant made from two high explosives, nitrocellulose and nitroglycerine. It was developed and patented by Alfred Nobel in the late 19th century.” -Wikipedia.
The top of the headframe, and in a sense, the mine itself. This pulley carried the life line of the mine and the men in it.
Ektar 100/Mamiya 6. Looking out the window a the foundations of the demolished company homes.
This is where the lime would spill out.
The coal water power plant stack accompanied the smell of an arson.
Lit by the glow of St. Paul’s West Seventh bars, highlighted by the cool blue of the sleepy section of South Side. This castle-like tower can be seen for miles around town; a Landmark at the brewery that brewed a brew by the that name.
A look down the 1950s foundry building, moments after sunset.
Looking across the whole milling operation from its dedicated powerhouse stretching across Eagle River.