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Storage tracks in the foreground.
Flowers and Hall-of-Fame plaques. Very nice.
Larry DiVito, mowing
Hops! (conceptual only)
Here's another look at the Oliva gate.
Close-up on the diagram of the Club Level with finishing materials (click to enlarge)
This is during halftime.
They can put a camera just about anywhere. (Photo by Jeff Ewer)
Site plan for the new Nationals ballpark, with the size of the Rapid Park site overlaid
Workers against green
This appears to be the floor to the home dugout!
A mass of rebar and complicated cable runs ready for a pour.
(Click to enlarge.)
One more time from the third base side.
This was from January 19, 2007, when it looked like wonderful things might never happen here.
4th inning in the thinning crowd of the Grandstand.
This is where chain link is being replaced with fencing which matches the plaza
Ullger warms up.
This would be easy to miss, but I found it on a cart located directly behind the Batter's Eye seating on the upper concourse in center field.
Final pieces arrive
This is the back of the Cisco Field scoreboard, showing video to folks out on the plaza.
Looking from First Avenue toward the ballpark (over the top of a construction barricade)
A great view from the balcony outside the Metropolitan Club
Viewed from the A ramp.
The equivalent spot on the model.
The reverse angle shows that the signage will only partially obscure views from the top of the ramp. The wall is pretty high up there, so you'll need something to stand on, but it appears that this is one of the so-called "knotholes".
Town Ball Tavern balcony
The entry from the platform to the ballpark.
Snow-blowing the field
Here's a curious little room at the end of the circulation ramp. What could they be selling there?
Selling exactly what they say they're selling.
Trees now line Seventh Street
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