A century-old ghost sign for Royal House Flour was preserved after a building is built above and through it! Looking from the north annex elevator toward the headhouse.
A caustic tank in one of the unremodeled brewhouse backrooms.
The front door to the auditorium.
The big door at the bottom of the concentrator was where a tram once connected to lower the (pre-) processed ore into the river valley, where the railroad was. It’s unclear whether this ever connected directly to Eureka’s Sunnyside mill, although it’s possible.
Looking across the catwalk attache to the elevated control room, in charge of the train dumping part of the operation.
Part of the historical hospital was walled off with glass block.
Local kids probably call this the ‘Shootin’ Shack’, judging by its war wounds.
The seminal architectural feature of the old hospital–the parts built by Illinois Central Railroad–was this staircase. Wide and graceful, adorned with paint chips and fire extinguishers, and leading from offices to surgical suites to the cafeteria.