One of my favorite shots from that year, conveyor line parts stacked and hung with Postal Service bins from decades ago.
As my friend Jonathan would say, “on a human scale.”
These stairs connected some small main-level offices with one of the main sewing rooms above. Because the roof on this building was strong, it was pretty well preserved–look at those colors. Through the open fire door on the left, though, you can see that the roof has given out.
Not a part of the Foundry, but the Enclosed Body Building. The rebar welded over the windows and the rust patterns with the lighting makes this geometric photos one of my favorites from the year.
The Wheeler Rec Center was very nice and included gymnasiums and a pool.
Looking toward the famous Duluth Aerial Lift Bridge from Lake Superior. Shot on a the legendary Pentax 67.
I like to think of this as the hardware abstraction layer. It’s one of many subassembly monorail conveyors that dipped onto the factory floor to deliver assembled subsections where they needed to be on the main assembly floor below.
The most derelict of the old bonded warehouses. Note the barrel elevator on the side of it!