Just across the North Dakota border, a rusty Milwaukee Road boxcar sits where it was shoved off the mainline. The grain elevator in the background marks the tracks, which is still used by BNSF.
An abandoned news stand between the concourse and ticket booths. This is one of my favorite pictures from the 2000s.
The stage of the theatre still holds hymnals and other vestiges of its time as a church.
The bridge here moved workers between the dock, the approach tracks, and refueling buildings.
In a now-demolished building, a skylight begins to separate.
The individual ovens are skinny to allow even and fast heating of the whole interior. Numbers are cut into signs because no paint could withstand the heat or corrosive emissions from the coking process.
Demolition crews got a taste of this 5-story power plant and decided to take a month-long smoke break. Here’s the bite.
The bits with handles are the filters with screens of different sizes. Larger grain particles would be stopped at the top for further reduction via the mills, while the powder at the bottom would be run through another bolter–one of the refinement stages in flour production.