A view of the government presses, with pages of law across the floor covered in footprints.
This belt-run axle ran a turbine (now gone) to blow fresh air into the mine.
The remains of the surgical suite.
The boiler doors are beautiful, and feature the name of the smelter and mine company. If you like these, check my article on the Mitchell Yards of Hibbing, MN.
The note on the left announces that the spindles in the crates are dirty.
The oldest part of this mill had a wooden roof that rotted away long ago. Slowly, rust is dulling the edge on every cog left behind.
Because painted signs would not hold up in this spot–in between four ovens that were literally hot enough to melt steel inside. Solution: Cut the pipe labels into the sheet metal. Seems to have worked.