Spring melt flows down the rusty rock house. In the background is the frame for the shaft.
One of my favorite images from my stay… Note the snowed-over road in the distance! This is looking toward Animas Forks.
The guard shack protecting the Nike launch pad.
I revisited the mill years after my documentary. Now it is even more destroyed and surrounded by new fences.
Laundry chute to the basement, as seen on the top floor.
We people are so small.
The end of the dock, done quickly and cheaply with wood. The towers were for lights, so ships could be loaded at all hours.
Connecting the Administration Building to the wards fanning out. Historical photos show cots lining this hallway when the hospital was severely overcrowded. Lit by lightning outside the grounds during a huge thunderstorm.
The city constructed a wall in the early 2000s to discourage visitors. Note the staircase is cut off, too.