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Name that band. Please. (Mick Sterling)
Here's a closer look.
That's Fifth Street (and a tattooed arm) in the foreground.
I was surprised at how close those upper deck seats seem. From the plaza, you feel like you can reach out and touch them. It really adds to the impression of overall compactness.
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Here we are waiting for the first train to arrive at the station (Nov 14).
1885 Sanborn Map Image (Source: Sanborn Map Collection, Minneapolis Public Library, Copyright © 2001 by The Sanborn Map Company, Sanborn Library, LLC)
Tony Oliva, R. T. Rybak and Mike Opat
The renderings and concept model differ here. MOJO thinks this is the perfect place for a party deck. Dave St. Peter seemed to agree!
This is as close as I could get to a pedestrian-eye view of Seventh Street (looking west away from downtown). It's inviting, not imposing, and remarkably dignified.
From behind the wind veil
Detail showing clubhouse and home dugout (click to see the entire drawing)
I do love the upper concourse. Feels like home already.
The plaza has been finished off just beautifully.
The view through a construction "knothole".
A last look on the way out.
The mounds have grown seating supports
The wooden louvers are in on Fifth Street
These are the outside tracks which go under the promenade
The pink thing is a mascot. (Actually, with a damn fine mascot actor underneath.)
The official ballpark development area
Hardware in the window! (But why are there three trophies? 1924?)
The service entrance area in left-center, now with bench seating
This is the main entry to the Pro Shop. The second entry, located just outside the turnstiles, is indicated by the arrow.
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