The beet juice was boiled down to make a syrup, which would be drained down the trough to the crystalizers.
When you’re incoming’s piling up with paint chips, what’s one to do? Call in a sick?
Each patient had a card of record that reported major events. Births, changes in diagnosis, and for some, death.
One of the only remaining pieces of equipment in the distilling room is this green control panel on a bridge suspended in the middle of it all.
At the top of a skyway that brought fresh-dried cotton into the Nitrating House from the Cotton Dry House. How? Monorail, of course.
Cat paw prints on the control panels. Remember to lock-out-tag-out, Power Raccoons, and keep your own keys.
Either the company was pulling parts from this evaporator to use as parts for other plants, or the last thing the workers did was to get this machine ready for the next campaign. Either way, plans changed.
The Engine House’s boiler, which would have been fired all day all day, virtually from the day the shop opened until the day it closed.
Tucked-into the side of the concentration mill… these machines were meant to crush underground rock into a fine dust for mineral extraction.