The flour mill (rear) and its elevators. The taller elevator was moved here in 1955, when the Harrisons bought it from Federal, who declared it surplus. The smaller elevator replaced an earlier smaller warehouse in 1926. Taken shortly after dawn. This one picture made the drive worth it, for me. Medium Format.
The giant radiators in this casting shop look like a flag to me.
The sun was setting outside, highlighting the textures and lines that made the form of the power plant take a fourth dimension–time.
This picture shows the challenges of moving around underground in the base.
Lockers for the boiler room workers.
Latin; to grow. Root of the English word ‘surge’.
The guts of the dock are connected with a long narrow hallway. Below this section are shops and labs.
A tower above Minneapolis that few people see.
This is the crane that would be used to lower extra-heavy bits of copper ore into the fire of the furnace.