To get more light into the wards, the building was narrow and had angular rooms, often staff space, perpendicular to the main hallway.
The generator room was state of the art when it was installed, allowing the complex to use motors and electric lighting ahead of its competitors.
On the second floor of the kettle building where corn mash was boiled, holes where tanks once sat were everywhere.
A self portrait, from the early 2000s.
This room on the top floor of one of the oldest buildings has seemingly not changed since it was adapted for employee use. Some sections of the hospital were adapted for staff to live in. Paying Patient Ward–where capable patients were separated from wards of the state.
The clock, which was sold after Amtrak dumped the building, was returned to the Waiting Room in 2005.
Standing atop the dust collector, the factory breaks down into diverging patterns, processes.
The huge snowfalls of 2011 brought new collapses across the buildings.
A burned and rusted control panel in the corner of the new hoist room.