Rubber dock boots still sits under the desk in the dock office, near keys to rusted locks and files of fired employees.
One of many photos pasted to the walls of the ADM-4 workhouse. This shows a minor derailment near Spencer Kellogg & Sons’ linseed oil factory.
Each patient had a card of record that reported major events. Births, changes in diagnosis, and for some, death.
On deck, looking at the door to the engine room.
In case you were wondering what a day in the life of a patient was like in the later years…
Looking at the entrance of the powerplant from its lowest catwalk.
Records of ore samples, mostly ruined by the water flowing into the space.
Paperwork in the control room, dated 1958.
An open porthole to let the history dry out a bit… note the giant anchor chains disappearing through the hole in the floor, where the rest of the length is stored. The line on the right side is stretched tight because it’s one of the cables securing the boat to shore. All this equipment is steam-powered.