Note the really old carvings in the mineral-stained sandstone on the walls and ceiling. This little cave was walled-off on one end, making me wonder what the area was for. Lighting is a set of three candles and two LED flashlights and a cigarette.
A little sun and a little moisture sprouted this grass in the middle of the steel silos, in the midst of Minneapolis’ “graffiti graveyard”. Two images of time: nature growing through industry and rust dissolving old art in the elements.
The parking lot is in better condition than most of the complex. The left building is the lab.
Panorama from where the skyway connected the cleaning house and elevator. ADM Meal Storage is to the right, ADM-4 is to the extreme right, and Kurth is on the left.
One of the underground creeks in Duluth, somewhere under the East Hillside neighborhood.
One of a few dozen steel bed frames left in the rubble of the collapsing building.
Furnace #7, as seen from #6’s catwalks. Cue morning fog.
On the left, the formula for the sintering mix was written (“mischungszusammenselzung”) to keep track of the jobs.
Too big to be scrapped, to simple to be auctioned. It waited for the demo crews and demo cranes to arrive.
Molten copper pouring being a very dangerous thing to do by hand, this scale measured the load for the “Auto Caster” that actually formed the cooling copper in its molds.