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The Ron Coomer corner features a bar.
A little more imaginative is the circulation building for Northstar.
Here is one of the concept drawings referenced (but not shown) in the MPR story (conceptual ballpark at left, LRT tracks switched to the north half of the Fifth Street bridge, which is actually in all of the long-range plans).
Larry DiVito, mowing
Detail showing clubhouse and home dugout (click to see the entire drawing)
Franchise history before Minnesota. (Click to enlarge.)
July 7, 1966 (Click to see the entire scorecard with ads)
Chef stand and menu in the Carew atrium
Night (about the 7th inning)
Window area sketched by the limestone
From the revised site plan, this is the configuration of Gate 34 Puckett.
The county of my birth!
New Downtown Minneapolis Public Library (Source: RP)
Scoreboard installation in progress
Future home of the Met Stadium flag pole
Seat logos in place
Ballpark elevation viewed from Seventh Street. (Click to enlarge.)
Better them than me
(Click to enlarge)
New section labels, but some curious choices.
Detroit got this part right!
This is what I was working on while my photo was taken (click to see a VERY BIG version).
This is where the main ticket office will be.
This is some of the signage in place for concession stands.
Lots of folks working behind those ticket windows
A beautiful, glowing sunset after the rain.
This is the plaza as viewed from the A ramp.
7:42 PM It moves to the left in the image and begins to blossom.
Loading dock -- already in use!
Lots of pix waiting to be seen from Bert's memorable night.
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