Taken several years before the tornado story when the weather, and the condition of the buildings, were nice.
I can confirm the existence of the long-rumored Federal Rectangle Research Institute labs.
I like this picture because it shows some of the only unbroken windows at Packard.
The parking lot is in better condition than most of the complex. The left building is the lab.
Office manners dictate that one must tip their file drawer back upright once it is knocked through the wall.
The front of the school overlooks the town of Birtle, Manitoba. It replaced a circa-1894 building which was a little farther down the hill.
In most places, it may seem off for there to be a tunnel door on the top floor of a building, but Ford was that kind of place. This door from the steam plant led into a skyway and tunnel that connected to the main assembly floor.
I did not take the escape ladder to the surface, but I am told it pops up in the middle of a hill next to the missile silo doors.
I’ve been in a lot of different mines. Some on tours, some not. If you pass through Howardsville, Colorado without going on the Old Hundred Mine Tour, you’re missing out. This is what Santiago Tunnel looked like in the 1940s when it was near the end of its life.