It seemed the only way to get a view of the room was to climb above the mounds of rotting donations, now not even fit to burn.
Park Insurance Agency is no longer in business, nor would you be able to dial that phone number.
A view of the Harris offices, complete with great block glass.
As photographed from a cement piling for Slip #3 poured in 1935, disconnected from land by erosion. How do I know the date? A pair of steamship engineers carved their initials and ranks into the wet cement!
A natural reaction with this kind of view.
I love when moss grows indoors… one of the little pleasures of exploring abandonments.
A squat building with a rail scale. Taken between rain showers in late summer, when I seemed to be the only one at White Pine.
This sea leg was installed to unload grain boats. It’s pretty much a big bucket elevator that can be moved and lowered into waiting boats.
Kansas is known for tornados. Think ‘Wizard of Oz’. That, considered with the fact that the workers were surrounded by bombs and bomb making materials called for lots of earthen shelters, just in case.