Stained windows and sheet metal catch the sunset from across the Ohio River.
I had to search the shelves a while to find this old logbook. The open page lists changes in stock numbers for Cutler Hammer Coils, and one row says that a new coil was installed on the black larry. The larry is the machine that loads coke ovens.
I like to imagine this as an old-timey radio microphone.
I revisited the mill years after my documentary. Now it is even more destroyed and surrounded by new fences.
In the nitrating house.
One of my favorite photos of the ADM-Delmar #1 skyway, when it stood. Taken at sunset, with the reflection of the overcast sky in the remaining windows.
This part of the workhouse was sheathed in fiberglass, but now you can see its insides from a mile away.
The rear of engine bay 13… according to the heavily faded sign.