An abandoned news stand between the concourse and ticket booths. This is one of my favorite pictures from the 2000s.
A big door into the fire pump room.
Looking up at the most conspicuous graffiti in the city on ADM #4.
The headquarters for the plant was in the middle of it. It’s abandoned but well preserved–a strange sight in Gary, Indiana.
The warped floors caught my eye in this room too–a symptom of turning off heat and not patching a leaking roof in the midwest.
This building looked like some sort of office.
Looking out of the brewhouse toward the river.
Scrawls on the side of the beams of the ‘Pipe Shop;.
Before developers saw to cut and cut the flour mills inside Pillsbury, they stood at the ready beside various purposeful chutes the traversed the floors of between sorters. These machines were belt-driven by the power of Pillsbury’s Mississippi headraces and turbines, the force of which notoriously shook the building’s foundations themselves. The wheels would change the grade of the flour, or the size of the dust produced from crushing the kernels.