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This gate opens onto Seventh Street from the circulation ramps, but it appears to actually be an entrance gate, rather than an exit gate. It has something of a Bat Cave feel about it because it's not a gate proper, but an area of louvers that will swing in, virtually disappearing when closed...
This is one complicated streetscape.
Looking up toward Sixth Street.
Plaza extension reaches toward First Avenue
Concept drawing of Coomer gate (click to enlarge)
(Click to enlarge)
Beams connecting the plaza to the Target Center walkway
Detail at Gate 6
8:02 PM It's at peak, affecting mostly the upper deck.
Here's the view from the main concourse out through Gate 3 "Killebrew".
Here's the field of posts which will support the third base side of the grandstand. Some walls have started to appear about where the Northstar riders will enter the park.
The view from my seats in Section 237 (The Trap), Row 1 (can't see much of center field without standing up...)
Now looking north, the tracks emerge from beneath Seventh Street as freight tracks only. The Northstar line ends at the northwest corner of the ballpark. One day, however, you can bet that other passenger trains will approach from the southwest metro on these tracks -- if our legislators are smart and persistent, that is.
World Series trophies on display at left
Work has begun on the plaza, and the activity has started to impact I-394 traffic.
Detail of view to the northeast (Source: LP)
Nathan greeting the other pitchers on the all-Metrodome team (October 4, 2009)
The sign reads, "Mortenson Radio Channels".
Back of scoreboard; facade in context.
TC gets ready to release the hounds. (Kids get to run the bases after Sunday games.)
Dancing for the cameras
That's Bert back at the Met on Photo Day, September 15, 1974.
And another angle looking at the overhang area of the right field pavilion. This looks to me like a great area to watch a game.
Did you notice the flowers?
The overhang as seen through the unnumbered gate
Once again, Noah is holding his ears because of the traffic noise.
Carew atrium menu part 1
"I've never seen them do that before," said a Metropolitan Club waiter as I snapped this picture.
A closer look at the louvers
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