The sun unzipped the clouds. Mist blew across the harbor.
This is what I believe to be the Masonic Cottage, where infected Freemasons would be treated together and enjoy some simple luxuries because of their social connections. Freemasonry is still popular in North Dakota.
I really liked the bulky pillars on this outer-ring cottage.
One of my favorite night views of Fort Snelling’s so-called Upper Post, taken between snowstorms.
A safe distance from Prize Mine is its dynamite storage vault, designed to explode up–not out–should the worst happen.
King Elevator sits in the corner of a more recently-defunct lumber mill: Great Western Timber. Perhaps in the future I will write the history of it. Arista 100 in 120.
A tram that once linked the Sunnyside Mine to the mill in Eureka has been reduced to a single cable. Nearby, an open adit drips water into a tributary of the Animas River.
A long exposure of the launch pad and its dedicated guard shack. In the middle of the base is a tall antenna which was part of the MARS program during the Gulf War. The MARS program helped connect calls between deployed soldiers and their families.
An abandoned ranch on the east side of the tracks. This was not the Colmor Cutoff they were waiting for.