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Replays on the out-of-town scoreboard!
One of the many supports being built over the tracks.
Lots of self-portraits were taken here after the final out.
The first passengers are about to arrive, but the switch is set for the wrong track (those guys walked all the way out to correct it)
The pink thing is a mascot. (Actually, with a damn fine mascot actor underneath.)
Lots of folks working behind those ticket windows
Team pennant. (Click to enlarge.)
Gate 3 "Killebrew"
The LRT station, sitting in a brand new urban canyon, takes shape.
The Northstar station.
The windows have started going in.
These tracks actually travel beneath the admin building and come out on the other side
Special guests in the trees!
Thome steps in.
The overhang as seen through the unnumbered gate
The process of building the canopy is really amazing to watch.
The seating bowl of Citizens Bank Park overlaid on the Target Field site
Some fun field facts. (Click to enlarge.)
Click on this photo to see what it looked like on this spot 101 years ago (I'm not kidding)
Reverse stairway view
Limestone facing and flowers on the right field overhang
Main concourse, looking toward the admin building.
Um, I think that guy is out.
Limestone still dominates the Seventh Street walkway from a pedestrian point of view. But brick take over as you move upward -- a concession to cost, no doubt.
This is amazingly close to completed. It's a short tunnel entrance ramp to 394 underneath the outfield stands.
Spring of 1982 (click to enlarge greatly -- can you pick out Kent Hrbek?)
Window area sketched by the limestone
A cold afternoon in 323, but we had our trusty Twins blanket -- made by my mom when Noah was born.
Site plan for the new Nationals ballpark, with the size of the Rapid Park site overlaid
This is a good overview of the spot where the Northstar (bottom) and LRT (top) will intersect.
The Carew lounge was all ready for some corporate event.
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