A Sears-sized tombstone for the Dayton, Ohio-area’s first shopping mall.
Gas, glass and developer goo.
A short history of the 60s-vintage Belvidere Discount Mall; Waukegan, Illinois.
A decades-passed nugget of retail history, hidden in plain-sight.
1966 called, they wanted showtimes. We answered, and you’re invited!
Abandoned Royal Crown bottler & graffiti spot demoed before it could become the next Brach’s.
A load of 1980s VHS tapes rescued from the abandoned Northridge Mall.
Part III in the Northridge Archives series!
Small car, big camera, bigger city.
Northridge as Milwaukee remembers it, before the world left everything behind.
Part II in our Northridge Archives series.
Busy corner, quiet building.
Coda and history of one of our regular post-explore pit stops: the O’Hare Travel Oasis.
I found an abandoned camera and used it…
Unauthorized, early open house in these future hipster apartments.
Nightfall at the last Sears in Chicago
Explore Milwaukee’s now-abandoned Northridge Mall in its original 1972 configuration.
Part one of our Northridge Archives series.