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The big glove will go on that circle. Note the gap between the plaza and the ramp. That's 394 you can see through there.
Trees now line Seventh Street
No offense, TC, but you're pointing exactly the wrong direction if you want people to use the ramp opening to your right...
Work on the pavilion in center.
The Target Center rooftop patio. Hardly glamorous, but a great view of the ballpark.
Ye Olde Tyme Vegetable Cart (and its modern cousin)
Polo Grounds from the south
These two sections are within a few feet of one another.
Just so you have a reference, this is an LD ("low def") scoreboard (inset is what the controller probably looks like).
The visitor's clubhouse at Target Field. (Photo by Javen Swanson)
Remember the pitch heard throughout Twins Territory? What an amazing day that was, April 12, 2010. (Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
The rendering which excited a fan base! (Inset is an enlargement of the pictured neon sculpture.)
That's Tony Oliva checking out ballpark construction from the roof of Target Center.
Wood-backed seats viewed through gate 6
Main ticket window area
Twins president Dave St. Peter presents his list of fan suggestions to the Ballpark Authority
Wow! Looking good.
Look closely at the overhang. You'll see the on the right it is flush with the fence, and then it sticks out farther and farther as you move toward center. More fun for Michael Cuddyer.
Train. (What is it about baseball and trains?)
Installation in action (Home Plate Box)
No arches. No brick. No girders. Classic.
Detail of view to the northeast (Source: LP)
Instrument of evil.
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).
1885 Sanborn Map Image (Source: Sanborn Map Collection, Minneapolis Public Library, Copyright © 2001 by The Sanborn Map Company, Sanborn Library, LLC)
The right field overhang as seen from Seventh Street (with dude)
Fan number 3,030,673 came through this gate a few moments after I took this picture.
The stunning curtains, which skillfully evoke the architecture, keep the atrium from getting too hot in the late afternoon sun, simultaneously hiding the HERC.
This is one complicated streetscape.
These stairs will go up to the centerfield pavilion.
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