Indiana

City Methodist Church

Posted by on August 16, 2010 at 9:02 pm

Photo: City United Methodist Church around 1955 (source). Photo: Current view of City Methodist Church. Gary City Methodist is described in it’s own history as an imperfect house of God. The cornerstone was laid in 1925, but rising building costs caused plans to change during construction. The US Steel corporation donated 50% of the $650,000 […]

The Trip To Gary

Posted by on August 10, 2010 at 12:46 am

The urbex trip to Gary, Indiana over the past weekend was funded entirely by American Urbex contributors. Although the heat was at times stifling, it was very refreshing to be surrounded by two more talented photographers. Starting early on Saturday we hit up as many well known urbex locations as possible. On Sunday two of […]

American Urbex: THANK YOU!!!

Posted by on August 6, 2010 at 3:51 am

Thanks to the generous contributions of American Urbex readers I will be headed to Gary, Indiana. Their contributions to date have totaled $400! ($240 via IndieGoGo and $160 cash.) This trip would not have happened without your support. Between grad school, a new puppy, and bills there is little spare change for travel. I’m looking […]