Just across the North Dakota border, a rusty Milwaukee Road boxcar sits where it was shoved off the mainline. The grain elevator in the background marks the tracks, which is still used by BNSF.
The top floor of the Dominion Elevator. Acros 100 on 120.
Pipes to channel nitrose (think nitro glycerine) infused acid through the building.
Detail view of one of the fermenting tanks, still set-up for the distillery tours that no doubt took place when there last were such things. Nevertheless, the capacity of this tank multiplied across these all over the distillery floor really shows the power this company once had.
A 8-foot-tall volume indicator that could be read from across the beet boiler floor–convenient when the controls are 20 feet away.
The cold air collided with the sun-warmed water on the floor, filling the ground floor of the Keg House with thick fog…
A primitive intercom system connected the various wards to their respective nurse’s stations. They looked hand-made and likely originated, in part, in the FFSH carpentry shop. They were often placed high, like this one, to be out of patient reach.
Thanks to the demolition (I’ll never say that again), the inner structure of the bins are revealed. So much wood!
A small wood-paneled office for the on-duty keeper to use.