The tallest dock structure is an equipment elevator that connects the many dock levels.
These pools looked into the cribbing below the concrete.
From the street, it’s clear that almost every window and door had boards over it, but not every building had a roof. Silly priorities.
The bits with handles are the filters with screens of different sizes. Larger grain particles would be stopped at the top for further reduction via the mills, while the powder at the bottom would be run through another bolter–one of the refinement stages in flour production.
Allouez had already suffered one major fire. It didn’t need another–especially under Dock 1’s wooden approach.
A classroom, perhaps from the days when the city owned the building.
The playground used to be near the school which is now in ruins.
Hip bump girl.
In the mine offices, hooks and a board with numbers was the system to keep track of who was in the mine and who was safe.