Train-mounted snowplows pushed the snow through the fence and against the old offices.
Between two brick buildings is a metal one with many windows set into it. Having been in many mills of similar design, I conjecture that this was the milling building, where machines ground the corn before it was boiled.
Vents in the boards over the windows helps prevent mold and animals from getting too crazy inside.
The last bay was extended to fit the extra long 3-unit electric locomotives of the 1930s.
The side of the administration building. Around the side was a sign instructing potential employees to return on set days and times.
A hole in one of the boards casts the inverse image of a tree outside across a peeling sanatorium wall.
A portrait of the second school of McConnell, built in 1937.
This building was 99 years old when it was demolished for the coal mine.
This is the crane that would be used to lower extra-heavy bits of copper ore into the fire of the furnace.