One of the many small treasures hiding in the mill…
Two bin signs criss-cross in the North Annex.
A chalkboard halfway to the headhouse is untouched since the mill closed. It still has the cheat sheets!
A bank of vertical filing cabinets, probably dating to National Guard days.
I’ve been in a lot of different mines. Some on tours, some not. If you pass through Howardsville, Colorado without going on the Old Hundred Mine Tour, you’re missing out. This is what Santiago Tunnel looked like in the 1940s when it was near the end of its life.
In a now-demolished building, a skylight begins to separate.
Archeologists believe the great house on the mesa was rebuilt shortly before it was abandoned in the 13th Century AD. Tri-X 400 Film, haphazardly self developed.
Looking from one workhouse at another, with the other residents of Mill Hell falling into place as the distance grows. Across the rail yard you can see Froedert Malt elevator and Calumet.
Frankie on the White Pine Mine vehicle access shaft. The mine was traditional inside… all room-and-pillar.