Scanned after being recovered from the bottom of an old wooden box for a few years. Circa 2005. The only photo I have showing the steam locomotive out front.
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.
The organ and bits of glass that have lost their way. Try not to see the upside-down wooden cross dangling from the stained-glass-crown on the church’s front side. Of course, it’s to keep the loose panes from falling out onto the road in wind, but at the same time…
Looking past the Osborn along the side of the Hughitt Slip, where there have always been grain elevators for more than 100 years.
The approach to Dock 4 is long demolished, so it is only accessible when the lake freezes.
East Elevation of the Depot. Ektar 100/Mamiya 6
Dust explosions were a real risk for grain mills. These funnels helped to filter the air in the mill.
Call me angsty, but I like it. Found in the Auxiliary Hospital.
A nice view of the aurora borealis (“Northern Lights”) strong enough to outshine the industrial lighting at the power plant. The lights in the foreground direct ships discharging coal for the station.