One level below where the cotton was nitrated, the fumes must have been powerful. This floor had several massive ventilation fans in its walls.
After climbing the elevator shaft to the illusive second level, a new pallet of colors were revealed.
This volume gauge could be read from 30 feet away, which is useful when the control panels and valves are that far away.
ADM-Delmar #1- Maintainance Department. The stainless steel bits are part of the grain dryer added in the 1940s. The workhouse itself (the larger tower) was a dedicated Cleaning House, meaning that grain passed through both these buildings to be rid of dust, dirt and extra moisture before storage. In the foreground is the old ADM locker room and pipe department.
Devan setting up his 4×5 camera.
Some parts of the doctor’s apartment in the Administration Tower were decidedly upscale. Look at the beautiful ironwork on that sink!
Heavy steel doors to isolate the underground magnetic separation mill from Eagle Mine’s main tunnel.
Looking toward the old power house, right below one of its arteries.