Only two machines sit on the rails in the roundhouse, both oil cars. It’s not clear whether there’s anything inside either, but they have to have been placed here before 1970, when the turntable outside these numbered doors was removed.
One of the prettier Humphry Manlifts in Minneapolis, in my opinion.
One level below where the cotton was nitrated, the fumes must have been powerful. This floor had several massive ventilation fans in its walls.
Someone’s abandoned to-do list.
Looking at the top of the Washburn Crosby elevator from a mirrored window in the Guthrie Theater.
“This way,” then, “No, that way!”
The Western Elevator’s old moniker looks over Fort William (the neighborhood). Snow falls over Mount McKay in the background. This elevator is still active… the only active elevator in Fort William proper.
It remains unexplained what ‘serious results’ may stem from not reporting an accident, but when labor was cheap and unorganized I doubt anyone asked.
One of the former sanitorium common rooms. Its interior is at the end of one of the wards and is lined with glass brick.