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For those who have never seen it up close, that's what it looks like when steam comes out of the HERC plant.
Steel meets concrete, with the last rays of sun visible through the suite and concourse openings at left.
Friendly faces greet you right inside the door of the Legends Club.
This is the Carew gate covered in plastic.
Anna keeps the riff raff under control.
This is what I was working on while my photo was taken (click to see a VERY BIG version).
Do you know who did this drawing? If so, please tell me so I can give them proper credit.
Clyde Doeppner proudly displays colored bricks he scavenged from the Met during its demolition. These are the colors in question!
For $19.95 you can load up your plate (one trip only)
Checking out the bike racks on the promenade.
Print press box
An early concept drawing for the site
Replays on the out-of-town scoreboard!
Supports viewed from beneath. These seats will be just a few feet from the outside edge of the building!
Indications that club seating (the wider spaced areas above each dugout) will be a major presence in the lower deck
The Ballpark Wall! (really stunning)
Section 125, Row 1
Seventh Street windows
A view of construction from the B ramp. This looks toward Seventh Street, over what will be Gate 34 (the main entrance).
Look familiar? Unfortunately, just adding little balconies with cool angles will not offset the pervading ugliness.
I noticed this detail while taking the previous picture. I figure that it must be the VIP entrance from the surface parking lot. I don't think there is any parking inside the ballpark, so this entrance will likely be for suite-dwellers and other VIPs, though I can't say for sure whether players will enter here.
Click to enlarge. (Photo by Jared Wieseler)
4th inning in the nearly deserted Home Run Porch View Level in left.
The green in question (click for very large version)
Champion's Club details (click to enlarge)
An early concept for the pedestrial bridge. (Source: Ballpark Authority, RP)
August 2001 (a month later we were engaged)
Noah is checking out the ample leg room and truly exemplary sight lines.
Here's where the plaza will empty out around that skyway emergency exit tower at the corner of Second Avenue and Seventh Street.
The New as viewed from The Old.
A sign that your mall is all but dead: roped off escalators. (This is at about 4:00 PM on a weekday.)
Selected Bibliography - Analysis
First Edition (1992)
Second Edition (2006)
Selected Bibliography - Surveys
Second Edition (1987)
Not a "Third Edition" exactly,
but it replaced the above title
(2000, large coffee table)
Original edition (2000, round)
Revised edition (2006, round)
(2001, medium coffee table)
(2002, small coffee table)
(2003, medium coffee table)
(2004, very large coffee table)
(2006, very large coffee table)
Combines the previous two titles
(2007, medium coffee table)
Selected Bibliography - Nostalgia
Book and six ballpark miniatures