The corner of the original buildings still carry the Lemp logo!
Redlining is the practice of shutting certain races out of neighborhoods, and it is still a big problem today. Such behaviors were a big factor in creating the need for these projects.
“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
The historical entrance.
The pockmarked concrete sign of Substation #2 over the control room that faces the highway.
I get dirty.
Looking toward Fort William (Western) Elevator from the top of Superior Elevator. Fort William is bordered on the south and east by this wide, winding railyard. Note the pretty and quaint brick offices of the Western.
Outside the Chateau, where the fuel oil tank blocks the chapel.
One of the large barracks. All of them are overgrown like this.