This room on the top floor of one of the oldest buildings has seemingly not changed since it was adapted for employee use. Some sections of the hospital were adapted for staff to live in. Paying Patient Ward–where capable patients were separated from wards of the state.
In the middle of one of the outlying cottages, perhaps the Masonic Cottage–it was too damaged to tell, really–are these pair of skinny doors that led from patient rooms to a common area with rotting shag carpet.
Because Oshkosh is close to Green Bay, the Packers are very popular there. Everywhere in the plant there were traces of ‘Cheese Head’ culture.
The end of the new elevator. Line of bird droppings follow the fire sprinkler pipes and wires in the room.
Looking toward the Female Infirmary Ward from the long, glass, Conservatory hallway.
The corner of Clyde on Michigan Street looked like it had been sealed a long time.
I revisited the mill years after my documentary. Now it is even more destroyed and surrounded by new fences.
Gary Methodist was a filmset for Transformers 3 in 2010.
In the modern control room at the base of the white elevator tower are the electronics that ran the newer building, its rail components and boat-loading component. The superstructure permeates all spaces here, as can be seen with the crossing I-beams in the main office.