“Man has set for himself the goal of conquering the world but in the processes loses his soul.” Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Russian writer and historian.
The roof had structures bigger than most buildings in South Bend.
From the highest roof of Ogvilvie’s, Thunder Bay looks like paradise.
This photo illustrates how vertical the complex is.
One of the hundreds of wells across the depot, as seen through an open rail door. In the distance, the radome.
Like a railgun pointed at the Rockies… the boom would direct tailings–junk rock–outside of the dredge pond.
“This way,” then, “No, that way!”
Frontenac’s shaft house is well preserved, compared to all other around it. Leica/Summilux 35/Ektar 100
The Clipper was one of the most popular Packards, but its production was cut short by WWII. Had they produced the car instead of Rolls Royce plane engines I imagine there would might be driving a Packard today, rather than a Ford.