When you’re incoming’s piling up with paint chips, what’s one to do? Call in a sick?
Below the main stage are some of the older (I will guess 1940s) theater seats, along with an assortment of old screens.
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 offices for the Five Roses elevator have long been boarded. To the left you can see the Manitoba Pool Elevator slogan, “Service at Cost”, meaning they would not make profit off farmers and dues.
Why the door had to be moved over 2 1/2 feet will remain a mystery.
Mismatched chairs in a patient room.
These racks lined many of the floors, although I couldn’t decipher their purpose. Tastes like duotone…
These were some of the most attractive shops of all the mines in the area. It’s no wonder Hanna Mining wanted to use them as their center of operations in the Iron River district.