A decaying door of the Medical Director for the unit. Because this is from one of the outbuildings and not Administration, I doubt that this was the Medical Director of Norwich State Hospital’s office.
Looking from the main shop into the boiler shop, one of three attached buildings that specialized in certain repairs. One thing that architectural photographers have to work with is an elongated “magic hour” with ideal shadowing and coloring–this photo is a result of that lighting.
Timbers overlap where mine cars plunged, a strange wooden fence traced the center of the beams.
Silverton’s elevator, pictured here, is still active.
A few of the stalls in the older section of the roundhouse, the noon sky peeking in.
Group showers in the basement. Most children lived here 10 months out of the year, though some remained year-round.
In the Lime House, the sunset picked-up the last light of day to make this image. Lime is used in the beet sugar refinement process to reduce the acidity of the beet juice mixture.
A side door for the shop area with ivy crawling toward it.
This side of the mill, which abuts the Great Miami River, is much older than the other side of B Street. You can tell it went through many revisions.
About a century later. A view of the main factory building, looking toward the two furnaces.