A look at the tile that was underneath the vinyl rug:
It makes me sad that we tore it out, and I keep thinking, "If only we would have done x, y, z we could have left it where it was." Ah, but oh well, we're going to be putting in a black and white hex tile floor like this:
And I apologize to whomever it was I stole this picture from, but it looks great! I just hope my novice tiling skills are up to the challenge.
You might also note in the first picture that there's a stain on the floor that certainly looks like it came from a skirted tub like this:
68 Inch Sunrise Specialty Piedmont Skirted Tub No Faucet Drillings from Vintage Tub & Bath.
But instead of paying $4000 for a contemporary replacement, we payed $100 for a 1930s clawfooted tub that needs a little reconditioning, and hauled it with the help of Katherine's mother an hour back to Wichita:
And yes, we have all four feet.