It's astonishing how much trouble one can get oneself into, if one works at it. And astonishing how much trouble one can get oneself out of, if one simply assumes that everything will, somehow or other, work out for the best.

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  • Don’t be fooled by the awesome staircase - the rest of this building was really boring. 

    September 29 – 20 Notes
    #Abandoned building
    #Holyoke MA
  • Backstage at the Victory Theatre in Holyoke, MA #abandonedtheater #cinematreasures

    September 28 – 5 Notes
    #cinematreasures
    #abandonedtheater
  • This staircase is really out of place when compared to the rest of this building. #abandoned

  • This mural and others were covered up after a fire in 1942. Victory Theatre Holyoke, MA #cinematreasures #abandonedtheater #ma

    September 27 – 2 Notes
    #cinematreasures
    #ma
    #abandonedtheater
  • I’ve photographed a lot of abandoned buildings over the past 10+ years, and without a doubt watching one be restored has been my favorite thing. 

    Lobby, Loew’s Kings Theatre Brooklyn, NY

    September 26 – 4 Notes
    #brooklyn
    #theater
    #Loew's Kings Theatre
  • The Ridges, formerly called the Athens State Hospital, opened January 9, 1874 in Athens, Ohio. The buildings became part of Ohio University after the hospital was relocated to a new facility in 1993.

  • The Gateway Arch as seen from the inside of the Arcade Building in St. Louis, MO.

    September 24 – 163 Notes
    #Abandoned building
    #St Louis
    #arcade building
  • Lobby, Baker Hotel Mineral Wells, Texas

    September 23 – 308 Notes
    #Abandoned building
    #abandoned texas
    #baker hotel
  • Hallway, Arcade Building St. Louis, MO

    The Arcade Building was built in two stages, the 18-story Wright Building in 1908, and the Arcade Building, which wraps around the Wright in 1919. It is currently undergoing a 116 million dollar renovation, and will become part of Webster University.  

    September 19 – 7 Notes
    #arcade building
    #St Louis
    #Abandoned building
  • Factory Floor, Sterns and Foster Building in Lockland, Ohio.

    September 18 – 6 Notes
    #abandoned building
    #ohio