Lacy hated playing for people. She wanted to make the piano speak back to her, not make people stare.
Some small candles light one of the few surviving tunnels that once linked buildings on the campus with the steam plant. In winter, it was common for patients to be transported through these to avoid the cold, and during the Cold War these served as nuclear fallout shelters.
Two charmers, I’m sure. This area was a coal pit for the nearby power plant.
A closeup of the finely-carved seats in the house, presumably original to the Sattler. There are not too many of these in this kind of condition. If you have a better name for this figure than Cordelia, leave a comment.
This is a 1956 furnace. It was used to forge wheels, casings, and parts for the axel shop.
The final ball mill in the Chain O’ Mines concentrator. Behind it was a bucket of steel balls.
A closeup of a soon-to-be-scrapped crane pulley.
Although the caves deviated little in their year-round temperature, it was common to use blocks of ice to cool beer immediately before shipment. This is the ruins of the ice chute.
Christmas lights from the time Island Station was an art studio lean against a rusty boiler.