After climbing the elevator shaft to the illusive second level, a new pallet of colors were revealed.
The wrought iron staircase for what was the Consumer’s Brewery Brew House, as indicated by very fine cast landings with the company logo. The staircase is in bad condition; someone had run a forklift or something similar into the bottom in addition to copious vandalism and water damage. Holes in the floor, like in the upper-right corner indicate where stainless steel kettles used to be before they were scrapped.
The superstructure for the sea-leg skyways serves no purpose now… the offices are bricked up, too. Why?
Mill Hell before the University of Minnesota began developing the area. Now many of the buildings are gone, there are new roads and even bike paths.
Standing atop the dust collector, the factory breaks down into diverging patterns, processes.
Above my head while taking this picture was the seal of the Department of the Interior.
No matter what environmental disasters industry throws at Mother Earth, she will bounce back.
Fluorescent lights peel back from the walls like caterpillars, rearing up and away from the glare of the sunflower-fans.
One of my favorite shots of the headhouse at the Saskatchewan Wheat Pool #4, with one seagull threading the needle. The socket holes on the frame got blown out thanks to my bad developing, but I like the effect. Arista 100.