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Integrating the administration building was really a great idea. Actually, there will be more things inside than just offices, but that will probably be some sweet space.
OK, it doesn't really look like that at all...
Louver samples on display.
The Pro Shop
Kirby Jr. set to take down the last number
Note the gigantic -- and very permanent -- M's on the gates at the base of these stairs.
A little ground's crew action in the first inning the other night.
At one point, we thought these windows might represent one of the so-called knotholes. But nope. Nothing to see here. (Nearest I can tell, there will be no view of the playing field whatsoever from the Seventh Street sidewalk.)
This is the LRT bridge under construction as viewed from the east looking west. The ballpark facade would be at the left in this photo.
7:32 PM Glare begins at about the left field foul pole.
This maze of scaffolding is something you'll probably never see again.
The sculpture on which millions of kids will one day pose.
Viewed from another angle, you can see that the bullpens now sit beneath the upper deck outfield seating.
A view from up (and in) the street.
Another look at the outfield stands (Photo by Tom Sweeney, Star Tribune)
The Ballpark Wall! (really stunning)
The finished product.
Work on one of the side panels
Loading docks to the right, VIP entrances to the left.
Circulation building with construction team on top
The flowers don't have quite the fullness depicted in the original sketches (where they were positively overflowing), but they are quite lovely -- a great, subtle touch. And that's probably a very challenging place to grow anything.
Uh oh. Schizophrenia.
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Here's a closer look at the bullpen area. It's hard to tell for sure, but I think there is still an opening to the concourse right above.
I believe that the truck is parked in one of the curb cutouts which are being installed to facilitate ticket sales and traffic calming.
Oh, a flag pole will be so much more...dignified
Pile driving in progress
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