Scanned after being recovered from the bottom of an old wooden box for a few years. Circa 2005.
One of my favorite shots from that year, conveyor line parts stacked and hung with Postal Service bins from decades ago.
A ruined culvert near Oregon Creek, behind Old Main, the predecessor of the University of Minnesota-Duluth.
Looking toward the famous Duluth Aerial Lift Bridge from Lake Superior. Shot on a the legendary Pentax 67.
In the ward for the criminally insane, this door was the most-worn. Nail scratches mark the area around the peep hole, the wood is gouged everywhere from thrown chairs and hard kicks, and a ominous blood-colored stain is visible where it dripped in the second inset from the bottom. Aside from the damage, the coloring in this section was very vibrant, though it was probably little reprieve for those who had to work here.
A retrofitted dust collector stands out from the geometry of the roofline.
A closeup of a soon-to-be-scrapped crane pulley.
The rust garden’s brick centerpiece contrasts the muted winter Kentucky palette.
An article from Minnpost describes this design as “marital”, and I could not agree more.