Diesel Doors The new steel door of the diesel car shops, built in 1948 and used through the 1960s, as seen from the service pit. On the top of the photograph you can see the exhaust vent. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: doors, peeling-paint, rusty, tracks, vents... A portrait of the second school of McConnell, built in 1937. Sliding curtains gave a little privacy to the residents of this room, which looked and felt more medicinal than most of the other multi-patient rooms. Part of the Pillsbury tunnel that brought water back to the Mississippi River. One evening I spent an hour lighting tea candles through the tunnels below the elevator. It was a magical transformation. Christmas lights from the time Island Station was an art studio lean against a rusty boiler. The oldest part of this mill had a wooden roof that rotted away long ago. Slowly, rust is dulling the edge on every cog left behind. The old gate sign, leaned against one of the terminal elevators. A little catwalk gives access to the most important gauges in the building. Behind them are huge vents and fans. I bet it got steamy in here. This old ward, not a victim of remodeling, still has metal screens over the open windows of the doors. It should be obvious why glass were not used.