A better view of the belt system that drives all the machinery in the plant.
Copper poured from this furnace and was cast by the autocaster on the right into billets.
Shadows of the rusty trestle and cold control towers on the Barker. Workers are preparing to swing over the sides of the boat to help secure her to the Minnesota Power dock.
This is what the mine shops look like from the road between Gaastra, MI and Rogers Location (formerly Bates, MI). The community was renamed for the mine, probably under the heavy influence of M.A. Hanna.
A morning breeze pushes the last ice from the lake against Wisconsin Point.
Tunnels interconnected all of the complex, carrying power, steam, laundry and food throughout the hospital. This is a typical causeway that would have been very busy when the hospital was operating. In some places, signs still point to defunct areas of the hospital.
A long exposure under the trestle-like approach to the dock, under which trains still pass regularly.
The ballroom is fantastic, and it overlooks the historic Rose Garden and Lake Superior!
Looking out from my perch close to the Kam toward the Ogilvie head house. To the left is a newer concrete annex, probably built in the years it bore the name Saskatchewan Pool 8.