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The HERC side, viewed from Fifth Street.
Concept drawing of Coomer gate (click to enlarge)
Griffith Stadium (notch visible in lower photo at far left)
Close-up on the diagram of the Club Level with finishing materials (click to enlarge)
A place to sit (does it look like a pitcher's mound to you?)
The entrances are all the way around on the other side.
Suite level view
Staircase entrance. You cannot miss them.
Looking out from under Gate 34
Plaza overview from the A ramp
Staging for the next section (Home Plate Box)
The original Candlestick Park
A closer look into the park from down the street. How great will this view be during a game??
The New as viewed from The Old.
Plaza extension reaches toward First Avenue
Stairs down to the sidewalk from the skywalk over Seventh
Still some work to be done on the canopy.
Some details are visible here, like the back of an escalator.
Detail of Entry Plaza #4 (north entry from Fifth Street)
Opening Day 2008 (By Currier & Ives)
Trampled, repaired, and re-trampled grass
Lots of sun, but not much scoreboard from 127
Trees also have sprouted near the topiaries
Revised outfield configuration (courtesy HOK Sport)
Wright's Marin County Hall of Justice, San Rafael, California (1959)
Denard Span ready, in a swoop of sunlight.
This is what I was working on while my photo was taken (click to see a VERY BIG version).
This is as close as I could get to a pedestrian-eye view of Seventh Street (looking west away from downtown). It's inviting, not imposing, and remarkably dignified.
Viewed from another angle, you can see that the bullpens now sit beneath the upper deck outfield seating.
Instrument of evil.
Better them than me
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