The last time the city sealed this door, they must have been changing out old road signs.
The Atlas D command building. As Brutalist as it gets.
The St. Louis County Sheriff constantly patrols the property looking for trespassers.
Looking toward Sleeping Giant from the workhouse.
In the corner of the former school grounds…
Note the really old carvings in the mineral-stained sandstone on the walls and ceiling. This little cave was walled-off on one end, making me wonder what the area was for. Lighting is a set of three candles and two LED flashlights and a cigarette.
A street side exposure of the original 1914 section of the orphanage. Turned into black and white to deemphasize all the graffiti across the front steps.
The powerhouse had two elevated tracks behind it, one for coal and one for deliveries.