Smelter in April Quincy Smelter, 2014. Similar Images ...based on the tags: boarded-windows, houses, ice, rusty, smokestacks, snow... A strange little staircase on the side of the orphanage puts the scale of the building in perspective. It’s big, by U.P. standards! One evening I spent an hour lighting tea candles through the tunnels below the elevator. It was a magical transformation. The last trace of Mitchell, Minnesota is a pile of cans on the side of the main street, Mitchell Avenue. These will be recognizable for another century or so, for future history-minded explorers. Kat dancing down the trestle, which is one of the highest in the state, standing about 100 feet over the road. Mamiya 6/Portra 160 On the dark side of the workhouse at sunset, you can almost see where the walls used to be. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6. These machines circulated water through the powder from the ball mills. Gold and silver is heavier than gravel, so it sinks while the junk rock floats. An old name for an older elevator, as seen from an abandoned rail spur. On the boarded-up first floor of the house proper near the door to the chapel, the last pew sites next to a wet box of Bibles.