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7:42 PM It moves to the left in the image and begins to blossom.
Parking ramp knothole
The limestone now wraps around onto the HERC side.
Selling exactly what they say they're selling.
The Northstar stop has a name.
Here's one big problem with a retractable roof: completely terrible seating in left. These scant few seats would have been tucked under the track. No sunshine, no open concourse, it was a terribly kludgy idea. With some hindsight, it's very clear that adding a retractable roof on this small site would have required compromises which would have just been too extensive to tolerate. Without it, the design was free to grow into something much more memorable.
Write your own caption. (Photo by Jeff Ewer)
Franchise history before Minnesota. (Click to enlarge.)
This view looks up Fifth Street toward downtown and shows how the LRT tracks sort of snuggle up to the ballpark.
In addition to the Pro Shop facade, you can see more gravel being laid before the final plaza surface is poured.
"Hey look! There we are!"
For those not wishing to suffer through my media rant, please enjoy this picture of my lilacs in full bloom.
Is it possible to take a bad picture of this building?
A spot that's always full!
Nathan greeting the other pitchers on the all-Metrodome team (October 4, 2009)
Gate 3 ticket window
Wrigley Field viewed while approaching on foot from the northwest
Supports for the little sections in the outfield.
A scene repeated about a BILLION times each game
These two sections are within a few feet of one another.
Close-up on the diagram of the Club Level with finishing materials (click to enlarge)
Many people will approace the park from this direction and it's a pretty great first glimpse. It features all the design elements in modestly condensed form, and still manages to look like a ballpark (instead of something else).
This is what it looked like during the first open house in March.
That's Noah and my brother, Chris, checking out the Loge Box amenities
Click to enlarge. (Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
The outfield stands as viewed through the unnumbered gate
Here's a rack of lights being prepared for lifting into the canopy.
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