Explore the Site
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Hardware in the window! (But why are there three trophies? 1924?)
Looking back toward the park from just beyond the north end of the Northstar platform.
Don Swanson, left, in-coming commander of the Richfield American Legion, and Joe Kennedy, right, out-going commander, are pictured with the Legion's new flag pole, which once stood at old Metropolitan Stadium. (Click to enlarge.)
The view from the Penn Ave entrance to 394 (and all the way into town! Click to enlarge)
Those little oval additions are positively laughable!
Fifth Street louvers way up close
Overview of the storage tracks.
Dedicated closed-captioning ribbon board
This looks up Sixth Street from Hennepin. Just imagine what this will look like during a night game!
Did you know that the out-of-town scoreboard is covered by a black chain 1ink fence?
Also from the B ramp entrance off of Third, a look up at the tiny crack between ballpark and parking ramp
Though there's nothing there now, you have to believe they'll find a way to add a party deck up there at some point.
An early concept drawing for the site
On this day, George was handling fruits and veggies right inside gate 34.
Crosswalk taking shape.
First, an overview. The base of the plaza here will meet the base of Sixth Street at Second Avenue.
"I've never seen them do that before," said a Metropolitan Club waiter as I snapped this picture.
Speakers spaced evenly among the lights
You have to wonder just what happened here. Will it remain forever embedded in cement?
Kirby Jr. set to take down the last number
New section labels, but some curious choices.
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