This heavy door opens directly into the missile vault and was used to load and unload the missile erector.
The first 800 or so feet of the tunnel is finished with reinforced concrete. The test is raw stone. This is the spot where it switches. Side note: nailing this shot on film is one of my proudest light-painted moments.
A gymnasium, if I recall. The last building before the road dead-ends.
“See anything?” “No, just more of it.” “How much to go?” “Oh god–we’ve only seen about 10%.” “Guess we should keep moving then…”
A wide view of the poor house. Look at the smokestack and elevator shaft, which show the former roofline.
A natural reaction with this kind of view.
The Harrison flour mill, completed in 1897 and expanded in 1901 and 1902. The tunnel that I am standing on probably transported grain from the elevator to the mill. Medium Format.
One night, I camped behind the sugar mill. You can tell be the clouds that a cold front was moving out—it was a hot day.