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The outline of an infield has appeared on the asphalt in advance of the ground-breaking on Thursday night.
Click to enlarge. (Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
Hey! An unnumbered gate!
For executive entertaining
This was billed as a diagram of a super-suite. I'm not quite sure just where this (or these) will be located.
Our conductor in Big Lake
This is the staircase (ramp?) leading up to the trapezoid. Nice flagpole too. You'll be able to find me and Ben McEvers at the base of that flagpole on opening day in 2010!
A very unique space
Spring of 1982 (click to enlarge greatly -- can you pick out Kent Hrbek?)
Artist at work
Flagpole historian Ben McEvers at far right (click for the full photo set, graciously loaned to this site by Pat Backen)
Here is Seventh Street viewed from the west looking toward downtown. This will probably be the most pedestrian-friendly side (other than the plaza), but only if there is some psychological barrier between the people on foot and the people in their dangerously fast-moving automobiles.
Viewed from an A ramp elevator lobby.
A sidewalk has sprouted between the HERC and the LRT tracks!
The sign reads, "Mortenson Radio Channels".
Work beneath the scoreboard
Photo by Tom Sweeney, Star Tribune
Steel meets concrete, with the last rays of sun visible through the suite and concourse openings at left.
Looking back toward the park from just beyond the north end of the Northstar platform.
That group was working on something very carefully, but I couldn't tell just what it was.
Nicely-cushioned seats, lots of room, great sightlines
You can get a hand-carved sandwich, or ice cream while pondering the career of Julio Becquer.
Ballpark elevation viewed from Seventh Street. (Click to enlarge.)
Looking back toward First Avenue
The scoreboard terminates the view on Fifth Street as seen from Hennepin
We'll be packed into the first five rows of section 136. Hey, Wilson! I'm bringing my glove!
I finally found the corner of TF dedicated to the Senators. What a wonderful sight.
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