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This looks up Sixth Street from Hennepin. Just imagine what this will look like during a night game!
Discovered on the upper concourse!
The lights have covers on the top, presumably to reduce light pollution
Did you know that the out-of-town scoreboard is covered by a black chain 1ink fence?
Guthrie Theater (original design colors)
Marquette looking south
Viewed from another angle, you can see that the bullpens now sit beneath the upper deck outfield seating.
Photo by Jeff Ewer
Here's a detail from the above image, showing the LED strips up close.
Complicated pedestrian crossing
The official ballpark development area
Life in the shadows
The Northstar station.
Solution for a hot night, just inside Gate 34 (that's a cool mist, by the way, not hot steam, which would be kind of cruel)
This little item stands just to the south of the site, where the volleyball courts used to be. It has to be related to exterior finishing elements, which means this is the first glimpse of the actual stone to be used. Very buttery.
Even today, throw a fastball to that guy at your own risk.
Looking south (toward Seventh Street).
A desolate Marquette Ave
Yes, son, Memorial Stadium used to be right there, just beyond those gates.
Photo by Jeff Ewer
September 23, 2007
Section 331, Row 9
The wall of brands at General Mills headquarters in Golden Valley (Source: RP)
Those two empty seats in the front row are where we started the game.
Here is where the signature art (original Twins logo) will be placed.
The moat walkway viewed from across the park.
Arrival back at Target Field
Spring of 1982 (click to enlarge greatly -- can you pick out Kent Hrbek?)
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.
A walkway begins to form (this is as close as you can get right now)
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