Behind the small stage is a hallway signed by practically every act that walked through its doors. There’s also a pair of palms. Since all the heat in the building collects in this area, it did seem more tropical.
Scrawls on the side of the beams of the ‘Pipe Shop;.
Many outdoor areas of the plant have become unofficial city dumps. The skeleton doesn’t care.
This skyway, built to help seal off two parts of the complex during an out of control fire, was probably too rotten to burn by the time I saw it.
Looking across the mountain tramway from an abandoned house in Gilman.
One of my favorite night views of Fort Snelling’s so-called Upper Post, taken between snowstorms.
In the corner of the former school grounds…
This office, as seen from the power plant, administered the bonded warehouses. There used to be a few more of them, according to old maps and postcards.