In what Studebaker called the ‘Materials Building’ are these giant concrete bins of fine molding sand, there for casting metal parts using the molten metal from the adjoining building. On the far left side there is a train track and once upon a time a gantry crane traced the room under the roof
Looking toward the Female Infirmary Ward from the long, glass, Conservatory hallway.
West Elevation of the Depot. Ektar 100/Mamiya 6
The world’s biggest paper machine was installed here about a century before this photo was taken. The orange in the windows is the brick building across the street–the new part of the plant.
The grand staircase with little balconies leaning over it. All the stone stairs are broken and graffiti marks every wall.
An observation room, possibly for children, has drapes around a 2-way mirror. You know, to dress up the fact that someone could be watching anonymously on the other side.
The buildings were level with one another, so one could look through as many as a dozen factory floors from one window.
There isn’t an unbroken window in the entire historic complex as of 2013.