This is what the mine shops look like from the road between Gaastra, MI and Rogers Location (formerly Bates, MI). The community was renamed for the mine, probably under the heavy influence of M.A. Hanna.
The first time I saw Buffalo Central Terminal was from a westbound Empire Builder. In the foreground you can see the rows of platforms.
The topmost roof of the hospital is covered in antennae and includes a star that faced the rest of the complex, now demolished.
A bumper sticker with the usual tagline. Note the detail on the radiator!
Kate in the Atlas E, which is essentially a buried Atlas D. Above is the protective steel blast door.
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.
A typical building from the expanded starch line.
Where staff could sleep.
Looking from one workhouse at another, with the other residents of Mill Hell falling into place as the distance grows. Across the rail yard you can see Froedert Malt elevator and Calumet.