The workshop and parts room was full of light and meticulously sorted bolts, nuts, washers, gaskets, and all sorts of specialty hardware.
The barracks are being reclaimed by nature.
Steel mine hoists, near the place they worked, wait for scrap prices to justify their final removal from Osceola, Michigan.
Looking toward a void–formerly a hallway to the mineshaft–now a hole in the ground.
A classroom, perhaps from the days when the city owned the building.
A corner of the addition is lined with glass cabinets, formerly filled with beds.
Like many mill-style buildings of the time, the Twohy’s loading doors (in this case, the delivery wagon doors) opened to an elevator shaft. This design cut down on loading time, as long as the elevator was operational. Of course, if it was otherwise occupied, there could be no traffic through the exterior doors!
The pockmarked concrete sign of Substation #2 over the control room that faces the highway.
“Daisy”… probably for the mill, as it was unusual for women to work at Daisy.