From the bottom of the skyway I looked back, my eyes tracing the vines from the marsh up the smokestacks to the perfect Midwestern sky.
I revisited the mill years after my documentary. Now it is even more destroyed and surrounded by new fences.
Zachary Taylor’s very own Scottish castle, spring-side in the Kentucky backcountry. Boarded and waiting, but in surprisingly good condition, considering the decades. I especially love the tower on the right side of the frame.
One of my favorite night views of Fort Snelling’s so-called Upper Post, taken between snowstorms.
These tubes would bring cement to the top of the plant for storage in the silos.
The backside of Inglis’ elevator row, a Canadian National Heritage site, where 5 elevators still stand over CPR tracks.
The roof could be vented when locomotives were running inside.
Off the beaten path is this old LTV sign. Now it points to a ghost town and dead dock.
In the soft wood of the machine, an employee left their mark.