The office building was fancy compared to the utilitarian factory behind it. My favorite part was the logo crown.
In the middle of the foundry, an office is untouched by scrappers, legal and not. Inside, warnings and catalogs for machines that are gone, obsolete, and melted down.
A ruined culvert near Oregon Creek, behind Old Main, the predecessor of the University of Minnesota-Duluth.
A skyway 100 feet above this office crumbled one day. This is what happened when those two met. High-impact love.
Jars like these were used to measure the volume of fluid pumped out of TB patients’ lungs.
Like looking out of an airship.
Workers in the basement tunnels had to communicate with the workhouse operators 100 feet above and vice versa. Alarms and bells were installed to signal trouble over the sound of the elevator machinery.
The first floor of the Industrial Loft building.
Science Alert. When the sun strikes an object, that object absorbs some of the infared light in the form of heat. The heat absorbed by the old Soo dock absorbed and radiated that energy to melt off the snow from the ice around it, making it very reflective.