Taken several years before the tornado story when the weather, and the condition of the buildings, were nice.
Birch shadows on stone walls… have you been looking at my Christmas list?
The batch tag specifies some of the technical properties of the silk worked here.
Dominion was acquired by UGG, which designated the elevator ‘M’. Their offices still have safety signage.
A small bunker and blast wall between shell-loading buildings would have provided shelter during disasters, such as tornados, accidental explosions, and perhaps even enemy attacks.
The west portal of the tunnel is open, and if it wasn’t for the rough track, I would think by looking at it that a train could be coasting up behind me any moment. Mamiya 6/Portra 160
The front of the mill reads “Montana Flour Mills Company”
Looking up the hill from the rooftop of the Temple Opera Block. The downtown casino (left) looks far closer to its original use as a Sears Roebuck department store than it does today. Behind it is the blighted Carter Hotel, one of many abandoned buildings near the former Orpheum.
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.