Broken dishes and rotten burlap, mixed with the general trash left behind after the roof collapsed on the poor house.
The the left, the nitrating line in War City. To the right, War City’s sole suburb, Charlestown, IN.
If you look carefully along the side of the slip alongside this image of Cargill B-2, you will see the remains of the crane stops when this was a Hannah coal dock.
At night the city lights blast through the broken windows, casting crazy colors through the off-white interior of the mill.
This is what I believe to be the Masonic Cottage, where infected Freemasons would be treated together and enjoy some simple luxuries because of their social connections. Freemasonry is still popular in North Dakota.
Even without the kettles the Hamm’s brewhouse is beautifully lit, ornamented architecturally and begging for photographers to remember it.