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Another classic space in the making above the Hrbek gate.
Gate 6 is quite large
The glare problem.
These stairs will meet the skyway.
Skywalk over Seventh, looking back toward the parking ramp
From the Downtown Council's 2025 Plan, a Metrodome "Revelopment" and a strong indication of where they think a new Vikings stadium should go.
Visual depiction of current stadium legislation
Larry DiVito, mowing
Section 331, Row 9
Clyde Doeppner proudly displays colored bricks he scavenged from the Met during its demolition. These are the colors in question!
Train. (What is it about baseball and trains?)
Press box, hallway to the print room
Path of quick escape.
Click to enlarge.
Before the team came out to warm up, Kirby Puckett, Jr. was playing Frisbee out in center.
Best view available from the "B" ramp.
Dave St. Peter introducing the first physical models of the ballpark in June 2007
That's Fifth Street (and a tattooed arm) in the foreground.
The brown grass was left over from the first attempt at groundbreaking (canceled after the 35W bridge collapse)
Target HQ main entrance. Ballpark resemblance? (Inset.)
This was billed as a diagram of a super-suite. I'm not quite sure just where this (or these) will be located.
This is very early in the day.
These are the footings for the staircase which will connect the plaza to the skyway.
I realized I've never shown how the walkway over Seventh Street meets the A ramp
No offense, TC, but you're pointing exactly the wrong direction if you want people to use the ramp opening to your right...
Section 101, Row 27
This little pathway snakes between the LRT tracks and the Environmental Services Building, emptying into the parking area surrounding the HERC. It could be for maintenance, but it looks more like it's for convenience.
This was actually taken from the top floor of the International Market Square.
The rendering which excited a fan base! (Inset is an enlargement of the pictured neon sculpture.)
There must be millions of details needing tending
Believe it or not, the actual outfield wall will be about where this fence is now!
If you want, you can ask those folks how the game is going -- and even get a little bit of info from the big screen (Grandstand)
Met Stadium on May 17, 1975 (Twins vs. Brewers featuring Hank Aaron)
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