A typical Chateau wall. Kodak Tri-X 400 in Leica M7.
Devan setting up his 4×5 camera.
Carter Color used to occupy this block.
These long curved corridors connected the wards. Locked doors on both of their ends were a security and comfort feature. Sounds and people would be sealed in their respective wards, as the hallways would act like beautiful airlocks; they were so long that it was unlikely that doors would be open on both sides at the same time. Portra 160.
The Harrison flour mill, completed in 1897 and expanded in 1901 and 1902. The tunnel that I am standing on probably transported grain from the elevator to the mill. Medium Format.
The light masts are there, but it looks like the cables that stretched across the dock with the actual lights have fallen down.
The side of the maintenance shops, still home to several disassembled electric carts.
Ducking the steam lines overhead between the mixers and compressors, a water tower says “good morning,” right past the slack power lines. This is the sleepy uptown of the war city.
I wish I had the equipment then that I have now… I look back at these 10-year-old pictures and can’t ignore all the grain.