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The abandoned Pure Sealed Dairy barn at sunset. The name of the dairy is spelled out in the shingles on the roof of the barn, located on Bass Road in Fort Wayne, Indiana.


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Pure Sealed Dairy #6

The barn is all that's left of the abandoned Pure Sealed Dairy on Bass Road, just outside Fort Wayne, Indiana. I photographed it at sunset, in the very last light of the day.

There used to be several other buildings, used for storing and processing the milk, but they were torn down several years ago. The pond full of cattails in the foreground used to have a house next to it, but the house burned down eight or nine years before I made this photograph.

I think the dairy closed in the mid-1990s, after Pure Sealed and several other dairies in northern Indiana were prosecuted for illegal price-fixing related to milk contracts for public school lunch programs.





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