The hospital was surrounded by walking paths that crisscrossed the front green, as it was called. Part of Kirkbride’s plan was to have ample opportunities for exercise outdoors–fresh air, especially cold fresh air, was thought to have curative properties.
Kurth bears a ghost sign. Recently, its main sign was destroyed by graffiti artists in 2015.
The floor in this building (now demolished) was very rotten. This picture was taken through a window from very firm ground.
The Atlas D command building. As Brutalist as it gets.
A typical Chateau wall. Kodak Tri-X 400 in Leica M7.
Beautiful doors separated the boiler room and the sugar mill. Can you imagine the gracefully curving steps in a power plant today?
One of two projectors, still set to run old 3D flicks.
Like many mill-style buildings of the time, the Twohy’s loading doors (in this case, the delivery wagon doors) opened to an elevator shaft. This design cut down on loading time, as long as the elevator was operational. Of course, if it was otherwise occupied, there could be no traffic through the exterior doors!