“But everyone I used to know was either dead or in prison So I came back to Minneapolis this time I think I’m gonna stay” -Tom Waits
Above my head while taking this picture was the seal of the Department of the Interior.
An abandoned house at Tilston, MB.
A leftover swatch remembers the last fabric sewn here.
The sign that greets visitors to the ghost town of Colmor. Nothing says ‘welcome’ like birdshot.
One of my favorite signs. I imagine something like this happened when it was put up: “Wow, that’s a big sign.” “Yeah, you’re going to be putting it up in the elevator at the service door.” “Have you thought of may locking the door?” “What?” “You know, lock it so that there’s no risk, sign aside, of us going through and falling to our death.” “Shut up and just install the damn sign.”
“R.M. ’43”. Brick Graffiti Series.
The city has taken steps to prevent the curious and the desperate from going into the elevators, including piling rocks against the doors and windows.