On the left is the broken glass room that contains the controls for the cable spool, now gone, that sat in the metal shell on the right. The stairs led down to the hoisting engine itself. You can make out the slits where the cable ran up to the headframe tower through the gaping archway.
Chicago looks in as we look out, for holes and trolls where anything goes.
A sign hanging near the shop office.
The corner of Clyde on Michigan Street looked like it had been sealed a long time.
The grand staircase with little balconies leaning over it. All the stone stairs are broken and graffiti marks every wall.
Ryan, as seen from the crane ladder.
An ajar car elevator car afar, technically.
Like many mill-style buildings of the time, the Twohy’s loading doors (in this case, the delivery wagon doors) opened to an elevator shaft. This design cut down on loading time, as long as the elevator was operational. Of course, if it was otherwise occupied, there could be no traffic through the exterior doors!