Gas Compressors Around the corner from the old boiler room. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: dark, gauges, machinery, signs... In the nitrating house. Days after the long-flooded basement was pumped out. Note the water lines! Can you imagine workers in a food plant smoking on the job today? This picture typifies the industrial ideal of the early 20th century. More metal than air. More efficiency than beauty. More profits than people. One of my favorite photos of the ADM-Delmar #1 skyway, when it stood. Taken at sunset, with the reflection of the overcast sky in the remaining windows. A massive steel sheer’s equally massive drive cog. Imagine the force. A control panel for the kilns row. Hand painted fire extinguisher notices and a long room which I strongly suspect was a pattern cutting room. Soft rain on Vulcan’s ashy pyre… Both of these peaks are dead volcanos, too hard to be totally washed away by storms. As a result, they seem to rise dramatically from the flat valley.