The entry point for the painting shed on the top floor. Cars would have a few feet in between them before they entered. Separate sheds would prime and add color.
These stairs connected some small main-level offices with one of the main sewing rooms above. Because the roof on this building was strong, it was pretty well preserved–look at those colors. Through the open fire door on the left, though, you can see that the roof has given out.
A look at another “Belt-o-Vator”. I like the sign.
These tubes would bring cement to the top of the plant for storage in the silos.
The gulls wait to eat the next load of spilled grain. Arista 100.
These machines circulated water through the powder from the ball mills. Gold and silver is heavier than gravel, so it sinks while the junk rock floats.
One of my favorite visual feature of grain elevators, especially big ones, is how they repeat.
The cold air collided with the sun-warmed water on the floor, filling the ground floor of the Keg House with thick fog…