The front of the mill reads “Montana Flour Mills Company”
Allouez had already suffered one major fire. It didn’t need another–especially under Dock 1’s wooden approach.
Hales & Hunter sign, as it looks today.
Around the corner from the old boiler room.
Elevator B, used by a local farmer, stands behind an old farm truck at the edge of town.
Looking up at the LEMP malting plant elevator. Look at that BRICKWORK!
The flour mill (rear) and its elevators. The taller elevator was moved here in 1955, when the Harrisons bought it from Federal, who declared it surplus. The smaller elevator replaced an earlier smaller warehouse in 1926. Taken shortly after dawn. This one picture made the drive worth it, for me. Medium Format.
Safety signs decorated every floor, machine and, yes, door. This message spoke to me for reasons my coworkers will understand; suffice to say, I need to take this message to heart.
The side of the administration building. Around the side was a sign instructing potential employees to return on set days and times.