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The base of the old Met Stadium flagpole. (The plaque refers to the "Flame of Freedom" and not the origin of the pole.)
I'm too short to see over that wall. How about a little platform or something?
Close-up on the diagram of the Club Level with finishing materials (click to enlarge)
Gate 6 Oliva, with the 573 Club looming large over it (I wonder how Tony feels about that)
Ballark Authority members listen to the LEED introduction
Steel going up fast.
Playing surface dirt out there? Maybe. (click to enlarge)
The outline of an infield has appeared on the asphalt in advance of the ground-breaking on Thursday night.
LRT station has appeared.
From behind the wind veil
Work on the pavilion in center.
Not much facade left to be finished at this point.
The Overlook, as seen by outfielders
The main ticketing area beneath the restaurant.
The brown grass was left over from the first attempt at groundbreaking (canceled after the 35W bridge collapse)
Home Run Porch Terrace
These tracks actually travel beneath the admin building and come out on the other side
I realized I've never shown how the walkway over Seventh Street meets the A ramp
This would be a beautiful streetscape if there were ANY people.
Ahh. Lunch in the admin building...
The proposed wooden screen covering the circulation ramp on Fifth Street (at left is the equivalent screen on Seventh Street).
A view into the Legend's Club
For executive entertaining
Yes, TC is smiling.
This is what I was working on while my photo was taken (click to see a VERY BIG version).
TCF Bank Stadium (click to enlarge)
Click to enlarge.
A timeline of design and construction of the ballpark. (Click to enlarge. Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
Someone please get those poor people a drink of water. (Gate 34, after the game had started)
Polo Grounds facade, obscured
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.
Bird's-eye view of the trees
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