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Eleven flag poles
More flowers, more pennants.
This would have been the HERC side, though it's unclear just how far over the plant the retracted roof would have gone. My fear was always that they would have to shorten the track and more of the roof would have stayed over the ballpark. The only good retractable roof is one which disappears when not in use. I don't think they could have realistically created such a thing.
Steel going up fast.
Earl Santee, principle architect for HOK Sport, presents some concepts while Mike Opat listens
The Pro Shop.
Today's match-up (click to enlarge)
Print press box
First Avenue at left, bike parking area at lower right
The view from the upper concourse.
Dramatic night-time lighting.
We took refuge for a time in the Twins Pub where you can drink a beer (or just hang out) and listen to some ballpark tunes. The organ is decorated with a TC (of course) and what looked like drawings which Sue has received from kids.
The view from section 210
The Pantheon (with inset of the magic eye)
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Balcony of the Town Ball Tavern.
Discussions in progress on some very brown grass...
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The county of my birth!
Walkway construction is progressing
The tracks on the right will be moved to the newly-cleared area on the left. The edge of the ballpark will be about where the rocks and dirt meet.
Dave St. Peter introducing the first physical models of the ballpark in June 2007
Notice the temporary railing extensions
This is NOT Twins Territory anymore
Who Owns What (Click for larger version. Source: Ballpark Authority)
The angle on the main scoreboard from the Batter's Eye is surprisingly good -- acceptable, at least.
Wright's Marin County Hall of Justice, San Rafael, California (1959)
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