Vents in the boards over the windows helps prevent mold and animals from getting too crazy inside.
The headquarters for the plant was in the middle of it. It’s abandoned but well preserved–a strange sight in Gary, Indiana.
I assume this sign used to sit near the highway that snakes around the mine and town.
An abandoned news stand between the concourse and ticket booths. This is one of my favorite pictures from the 2000s.
An Old Crow warehouse, formerly federally controlled, near Old Taylor Distillery.
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.
My first night on Minneapolis’ Lighthouse–now an old picture and distant memory… I still remember the exhilaration and the view of the city off one edge of the roof and the Mississippi River over the other.
“The fresh snow mixed indistinguishably from the ashes of the half-demolished power plant.”
It remains unexplained what ‘serious results’ may stem from not reporting an accident, but when labor was cheap and unorganized I doubt anyone asked.