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Limestone still dominates the Seventh Street walkway from a pedestrian point of view. But brick take over as you move upward -- a concession to cost, no doubt.
Just think: It could look like this!
Awesome seat. Awesome sun. Awesome hitter. (Photo by Tony Voda, courtesy Jared Wieseler)
An arch under construction.
The first completed mural
Earl Santee, principle architect for HOK Sport, presents some concepts while Mike Opat listens
OK, just how many servings per container?
This will be a great neighborhood. Note that the covering is being built for the emergency access. Also, note the streamers above, which appear to be monitoring air flow.
The media had some beautiful foliage to use as a background.
Photo by Tyler Wycoff
I don't exactly know what this is. A first-aid station? Concession office?
Here's the entrance from the seating bowl.
Hot dawgs! Getcher hot dawgs!
Here is one of the concept drawings referenced (but not shown) in the MPR story (conceptual ballpark at left, LRT tracks switched to the north half of the Fifth Street bridge, which is actually in all of the long-range plans).
This is the HERC Premonade with railroad tracks snaking beneath. (I think this should be named the Halsey Hall Premonade. Seriously.)
Midway Stadium (seen from our tailgating spot across the parking lot)
The connection from the corner of Seventh Street and Second Avenue. You can now see where the little grassy area and franchise history board will be (the triangular area in the foreground).
For those who have never seen it up close, that's what it looks like when steam comes out of the HERC plant.
Complicated pedestrian crossing
The Metropolitan Club (click to enlarge)
Concrete molds are being removed!
I have no idea what this is or does, but as gear goes, it's totally boss, man. (Attached to a railing just off of the Trap)
CBP: retro in facade only
Puckett atrium menu part 1
Lunch break at the top spot. (Grandstand)
I didn't check the menu too closely, but it looks like all the standard fare is available, and not much of the non-standard stuff.
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