On the left are rows of dayrooms; on the right is one of two long hallways which connect the two halves of the hospital. The large, center section of the hallway would fit chairs for patients to look out on the gardens. They called it a conservatory. This hallway would be as close as some patients would get to nature.
The bridge here moved workers between the dock, the approach tracks, and refueling buildings.
Ask your dentist about brushing your teeth with asbestos!
A view of the Harris offices, complete with great block glass.
Fall fog swept up from the river valley, making the building look more like it felt–a ghost, out of time and place.
The Tilston School,built in the late 1960s. In front of it is a memorial and model to the first schoolhouse. This building, however, has been turned into a kind of town dump. The classrooms are filled with mattresses and discarded tires and trash.
The Sivertson’s sign seems like from a different time. I’ve never seen it lit, but I bet it’s beautiful.
The rust garden’s brick centerpiece contrasts the muted winter Kentucky palette.
This is what I believe to be the Masonic Cottage, where infected Freemasons would be treated together and enjoy some simple luxuries because of their social connections. Freemasonry is still popular in North Dakota.