The white mark allowed for a manual RPM check on this big steel flywheel on the ground floor. Note how dark the bottom level of the mills is—that’s because all of the equipment is blocking out the light.
The iconic outline of a prairie sentinel. Quintessential rural industrial architecture.
The valley is full of rocky peaks that stand out from the winding creeks, which only truly run after storms. It is a very beautiful place.
This gives you a sense for what it looks like to stand on the roof of the main production building at sunset.
From factory to skate park to restaurant. This is in the skate park stage. The buildings to the right are demolished now, and in their place are hockey rinks.
A view of the hallway outside of the auditorium.
Because there’s no Port-a-John underground.
Looking out of Kurth Malt a the neighbors–the silos past Electric Steel are those of the Froedert Malt Company, now gone.
An alarm panel in the powerpplant, now demolished.