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One thing that the design disguises nicely is that the Pro Shop (and other key components) are actually built over lanes of freeway. That can clearly be seen here.
July 7, 1966 (Click to see the entire scorecard with ads)
A very busy place, as viewed from Target Center.
Looking through the Oliva gate, you can see the outfield stands.
Looking south (toward Seventh Street).
A view into the park down Sixth Street from just beyond Hennepin. Note that one side of the street contains century-old, classic buildings -- structures which are likely to last another century or more. The other side, not so much. (Click the image to see what it looked like from exactly the same spot 97 years ago.)
The New as viewed from The Old.
From the roof of the Minnekahda building (courtesy Bruce Lambrecht).
Instrument of evil.
Click to enlarge.
A distinct misstep, ostensibly to guard against missteps. But methinks I smell a lawyer...
These guys were there, but it wasn't any of you, right?
Anna keeps the riff raff under control.
A close-up of the rooftop party deck.
A sharp-eyed reader caught me trying to make the best of a bad situation with my SP-570UZ on Sunday afternoon
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).
Wow! Looking good.
These stairs will meet the skyway.
End of the line.
A truck is leaving the HERC plant. Here you can see the proximity to the promenade. For the record, the truck drove right by me and I smelled nothing...
What a great sight!
The Northstar stop has a name.
Here's a detail from the above image, showing the LED strips up close.
Skywalk over Seventh
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