As sun set the car barn underwent a temperature inversion causing a dense fog to rise from the puddles where tracks once where. I opened the Yellowstone-sized doors and watched the bank roll out into downtown Mitchell.
2016. A section of the third floor that has changed a lot over the years. Compare to 2006 shot.
It’s almost hard to tell whether the colors come from oil in the water or the colorful glass lit up by the Michigan sunset.
Note the pit is filled in here.
Ava near the Memorial Building. The block glass embedded in the sidewalk here is actually a skylight for the tunnel below, which connects the Memorial Building to the steam and supply systems of the hospital.
A long tunnel stretches toward the Mississippi. Was this the route Model Ts took on their way to waiting barges?
These corner pilings served as bumpers… a little assurance against wind, ice, and new captains.
Part of an ongoing series on found American flags in shuttered factories.
Some local kids were having a fire extinguisher fight when I walked into the lab one day.
The roof had structures bigger than most buildings in South Bend.