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An early concept for the pedestrial bridge. (Source: Ballpark Authority, RP)
Not from Moose's tour, but it's an image you need to see. (Click to enlarge greatly.)
Auxiliary scoreboard (note to TF principles: this is a very good idea)
Panels arriving on flatbed trailers in front of the Twins' dugout.
Dan Kenney provided this alternate shot of a walkway behind the view level
Work beneath the scoreboard
The plate marker is just to the left.
This looks from the base of the stairs, behind the big pillars, toward the street.
Looking for some detail
Steps, skyway, and plaza intersect.
Seventh inning sing-along.
Let's be honest and say that this promenade, which will face the HERC plant, won't be the most exciting part of the streetscape. It has to be provided for circulation reasons, but there won't be much to see unless vendors and other attractions take root here.
Opening Day 2008 (By Currier & Ives)
Loading dock -- already in use!
Pile driving in progress
This is the Metropolitan Club as viewed from the future Ballpark Authority office space.
Flag poles, fencing, main entrance gates
The reverse angle shows that the signage will only partially obscure views from the top of the ramp. The wall is pretty high up there, so you'll need something to stand on, but it appears that this is one of the so-called "knotholes".
Looking across the plaza toward the main ticket area.
Ticket window at Gate 29/Carew
Now, THIS is just some guy who appears to be hanging out on the LRT tracks talking to himself.
Walkway construction is progressing
Scoreboard installation in progress
You are forgiven for wondering whether architect Tom Oslund is, in fact, a visitor from the future.
Here is a close-up of those funny little islands of seats (HRP View).
Now, why is there horse shit on the street next to Target Field? (I saw it in two places. Mounted police maybe?)
Then you turn around to this!
The view from the Penn Ave entrance to 394 (and all the way into town! Click to enlarge)
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