Where the drain changes shape from round concrete to arched brick.
Looking out of the labs at the company garages.
Artifacts from the days this was a furniture factory and warehouse.
This picture typifies the industrial ideal of the early 20th century. More metal than air. More efficiency than beauty. More profits than people.
Pozo Mine, the most menacing mine building I’ve ever seen. Black and white film, shot with the Fuji GX680, a beast of a camera.
A huge steel tank, one of several left over, left over from either the Ashland Oil or Allied Chemical periods.
This is part of the oldest section of factory, one that hasn’t had a roof in a long time and all usable equipment has been extracted. The machines pictured would spin sliced beets in boiling water… it was a sealed system before someone cut holes on sides of each unit.
Powdered coal would sit in these hoppers before they get mixed with water to make a slurry. Then the mixture is injected into the firebox and ignited to make a coal-powered flamethrower capable of boiling water very quickly.
The topmost roof of the hospital is covered in antennae and includes a star that faced the rest of the complex, now demolished.