A street side exposure of the original 1914 section of the orphanage. Turned into black and white to deemphasize all the graffiti across the front steps.
Looking past the Osborn along the side of the Hughitt Slip, where there have always been grain elevators for more than 100 years.
A multi-family home with an attic bedroom. The staircase was unstable, to say the least.
The left building is active, the right building is not, though both were built as Wilson Bros buildings. The skyway was rough, inside and out, but I liked the small gate in the bottom of it–it reminded me of a castle. Skyways like these were a fireproofing measure.
Some guerilla art for passing drivers on I-94 East to enjoy. Artist unknown.
Iron becoming dirt becoming birches.
Trees like masks.
A shallow creek traces Illinois Gulch toward the Chain O’ Mines mill. Ball mills are laid out in the sun.
Frankie on the White Pine Mine vehicle access shaft. The mine was traditional inside… all room-and-pillar.