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Seventh Street windows
From the roof of the Minnekahda building (courtesy Bruce Lambrecht).
Walkway entrance from ramp
The media had some beautiful foliage to use as a background.
He'll always be a fan favorite, but did you know that he's making $18.5 million this year? The Twins' entire outfield today, combined, makes $7.45 million.
The sign reads, "Mortenson Radio Channels".
The entry from the platform to the ballpark.
The green in question (click for very large version)
Note that, even though the scoreboard appears strategically placed, it's the outfield stands which block any potential view of the field from this roof.
Photo by Tyler Wycoff
Here's a correction: The LRT platform will actually be able to load outbound trains from both sides.
This view clearly shows the curve in the left field stands and the relationship of the first row with the playing field (no overhang to speak of in left).
The Ballpark Authority at work (Source: RP)
I meant to include this shot the other day. It's the new LRT bridge being built next to the remaining half of the Fifth Street bridge. The new half is almost TWICE the width of the portion torn down. And the other end runs right into a HERC administration building! (Click to see the view from nearly the same spot about 85 years ago.)
August 2001 (a month later we were engaged)
Yes, it's pretty tempting to just walk right in...
Hubert's remains the only sports bar within site of the Dome after 28 years of its existence. It's a cautionary tale.
Nuts on Clark (a couple blocks north of Wrigley Field)
Lower deck view of the out-of-town scoreboard.
Look familiar? Unfortunately, just adding little balconies with cool angles will not offset the pervading ugliness.
You won't see much sky from these seats, but you'll always be warm
Panels arriving on flatbed trailers in front of the Twins' dugout.
I never think of Ron Jackson at all.
Overview of the storage tracks.
Gate 29 escalators
I don't think this will remain a knothole, but the view is pretty cool.
Photo by Jeff Ewer (Click to enlarge.)
New Downtown Minneapolis Public Library (Source: RP)
This is the view from the Seventh Street circulation ramp. It will eventually be covered by the wood louvers.
Viewed from up Sixth Street, the tip of the canopy looks like the claw of some gigantic crustacean!
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