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.
Spring melt flows down the rusty rock house. In the background is the frame for the shaft.
Perhaps one side is firmer than the other?
One of my favorite images from my stay… Note the snowed-over road in the distance! This is looking toward Animas Forks.
This machine was last overhauled in February 1955, and last turned out Crepe silk, probably dress material.
As the Barker steamed past the dock and island, the sunset casts the shadow of the Taconite Harbor receiving trestle on the boat. Through the fog, you can see some of the islands that were joined into a breakwater.
Fergus Falls State Hospital. Well, technically moonlight… but a with stars nonetheless! The orange glow from the left and in the rear of the building are exterior lights on associated–former State Hospital–buildings. All other light is from the full moon that evening.
This dock goes between loading bays (see glass brick walls) and the railroad.