A firedoor dating to the original car barn is roped off, anticipating demolition.
Thick glass windows allow workers to check the beet juice levels in this steel tank. You can tell by the reinforcement that it had a lot of liquid and had to hold against immense pressure. Kodak Tri-X 400/Leica M7.
This was my first view of Harris Machinery’s property… it was strange to find what looked like a ghost town five minutes from downtown Minneapolis!
At noon, the lower skylights around the shops glow yellow-green, thanks to the flora blooming on the roof above.
It’s a mystery to me why this elevator has a Gold Medal Flour ghost sign. You can read it along with its obsolete monikers today.
A sunset shot of the Western Cable Railroad depot in the middle of the Lemp brewery complex, with the malting house in the background. Western used to have an exclusive shipping contract with Lemp.
I don’t think we’re anywhere near maximum pressure anymore.
The turbine hall sported a beautiful Whiting gantry crane.
One of the former sanitorium common rooms. Its interior is at the end of one of the wards and is lined with glass brick.