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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.
Not from Moose's tour, but it's an image you need to see. (Click to enlarge greatly.)
Franchise history before Minnesota. (Click to enlarge.)
Section 101, Row 27
Rod Carew will greet you, but he's sorely in need of a home plate for reference. (Killebrew is too.)
The view from our seats. I took this picture while standing, and the railing would prove mildly problematic when I sat down -- but not as much as my scorecard, which I always seemed to be holding right in Vic's view of the plate (she told me so).
This view is from the roof of a warehouse which stood where the A ramp is today. The HERC is now located where the tracks turned north (toward the top).
For $19.95 you can load up your plate (one trip only)
Fun with section counting!
Looking up Seventh Street to the west
Looking through it, you can see the outfield pavilion (upper deck at least).
Eleven flag poles
A Killebrew tribute covers part of the wall where the entry doors are located near the escalators.
Here's a quick look into the layout of the Metropolitan Club.
The sign reads, "Mortenson Radio Channels".
Lots of folks working behind those ticket windows
The original Candlestick Park
The alumni band sounded great.
The brown grass was left over from the first attempt at groundbreaking (canceled after the 35W bridge collapse)
The wall of brands at General Mills headquarters in Golden Valley (Source: RP)
The first pitch.
There's a great, big, beautiful tomorrow! (I loved this place as a kid.)
Looking across the plaza toward the main ticket area.
Here's the view as you step to the front of the outer moat beyond first base.
The Metropolitan Club (click to enlarge)
(Click to enlarge greatly)
This is where chain link is being replaced with fencing which matches the plaza
One of the sweetest sights of the day -- the Dome, and only through passing bus windows.
Wind veil framing (from the inside)
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