The side of the maintenance shops, still home to several disassembled electric carts.
Hip bump girl.
An elevator to bring big somethings into the basement, it seemed. Nearby were the plant firetrucks, still ready to go. I hope they were saved.
In this photo you see three lives of Lyric: 1.) The Art Deco murals showing the Vaudeville background; 2.) The suspended ceiling put in when the building was converted for film; 3.) The explorers, photographers and others who worked in and on the building before its final demolition.
If there were no other options, operators could climb this ladder from the Communications Room to the surface, after opening two heavy steel hatches, of course.
Paperwork litters the floors of the zinc mine offices.
The conveyorway between the on-site grain elevator and mill.
A big sliding fire door opens onto a train dock.
Days after the long-flooded basement was pumped out. Note the water lines!