A corner of the addition is lined with glass cabinets, formerly filled with beds.
Ready for some science? Strap-in and get your goggles.
The sexiest feature of Kurth is this steel arch over the silos on its south side. The manholes in the floor open to the silos directly, and flimsy grates might catch a hurried worker. Grates were removable so that workers could descend into the concrete tubes, so a few are missing today.
Artifacts from the days this was a furniture factory and warehouse.
When block glass shatters, it looks like ice.
Looking out the second-floor lighthouse office window. On this visit, the last ice of the season was slowly drifting into the harbor.
In this ghost town where there were brick, wooden, and dirt-brick buildings, the latter fared the best by far.
A 1960s style TV set in a sun room at the back of the poor house. The concrete room survived the roof collapse and was full of rotten children’s books and toys. Perhaps it was where donations were sorted, or perhaps it was a nursery/orphanage area.