Explore the Site
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Section 237, Row 15 (top of the Trap)
The electronic sign has been corrected (and never forget that ballpark is one word, not two)
Dan Kenney, my tour guide
Town Ball Tavern balcony
Steel meets concrete, with the last rays of sun visible through the suite and concourse openings at left.
Did you know that the out-of-town scoreboard is covered by a black chain 1ink fence?
Overview of the storage tracks.
I love these upper neighborhoods.
This would be a beautiful streetscape if there were ANY people.
The HERC side, viewed from Fifth Street.
Looking through the Oliva gate, you can see the outfield stands.
From the B ramp, 6th level elevator lobby window
His body language might as well be the box score.
A view into the park down Sixth Street from just beyond Hennepin. Note that one side of the street contains century-old, classic buildings -- structures which are likely to last another century or more. The other side, not so much. (Click the image to see what it looked like from exactly the same spot 97 years ago.)
Ticket window at Gate 29/Carew
Wind veil framing (from the inside)
Work in progress to improve the streetscape on Second Avenue
At the corner of the Pro Shop.
No admittance -- yet! Note that you can see the seating bolts which are in place already.
Ballark Authority members listen to the LEED introduction
Detail of the train tunnels (click to view the entire drawing)
Better them than me
Look at all that blank space. Canvas! (What should go on those walls? A giant schedule perhaps?)
Indications that club seating (the wider spaced areas above each dugout) will be a major presence in the lower deck
The official ballpark development area
Sure would be nice to cover that metal grid with more wooden louvers, eh?
Larry DiVito takes a last check of everything before the game starts
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.
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