Small rooms in the basement of the asylum were seemingly too tiny to be used, even for storage.
A caustic tank in one of the unremodeled brewhouse backrooms.
A photo from the early 2000s before the conveyors were scrapped.
A damaged roof channeled rain onto the adobe walls, cutting them in half. In the distance, a preserved house and the ruins of the Colmor School.
2015. Water damage hastens the decay of the annex and its stage. Every time I visit this room, the chairs are in different places. Kodak Portra 400 in a Voigtlander Bessa.
Looking up to the second floor of the Nitrating House, where cotton would be soaked in nitric acid. These brought cotton into the building.
This is a typical view of the factory; most of it was long hallways flanked by piles of equipment and access points to maintain them.
“This way,” then, “No, that way!”
Although it’s difficult to spot at first, there is a traveling mini crane down the way about the three windows. This was installed to service all of the fabrication machines that would be in this section.