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This is where the plaza meets First Avenue
Viewed from another angle, you can see that the bullpens now sit beneath the upper deck outfield seating.
This is what it looked like during the first open house in March.
The scoreboard terminates the view on Fifth Street as seen from Hennepin
The first completed mural
Sue Nelson, and her organ, in one of the Twins Pubs
First Avenue at left, bike parking area at lower right
I took this picture just moments before Morneau's homer landed almost exactly where I had been standing. If only I hadn't wanted to watch the game...
Crosswalk taking shape.
A very unique space
Click on this photo to see what it looked like on this spot 101 years ago (I'm not kidding)
A familiar view through the top floor elevator lobby window in ramp B (HRP View and Terrace).
The Ceremony (VIP in the crowd)
A scene repeated about a million times each game
The right field overhang is in place, and the first base stands are starting to go in.
(Click to enlarge.)
July 7, 1966 (Click to see the entire scorecard with ads)
Site plan for the new Nationals ballpark, with the size of the Rapid Park site overlaid
"Hey look! There we are!"
LRT at the ballpark
This is the LRT path looking from the ballpark site (behind me) toward downtown. The line currently ends about two blocks up this street. This bridge over I-394 is also being partially rebuilt as part of the ballpark project.
For reference, here's that spot on the model.
A look at Gate 34.
Uh oh. A code of conduct. Clearly posted. I'm not gonna mention any names, but you know who you are... (Click to enlarge.)
View level as seen through the Seventh Street circulation ramp
There are some great banners on fencing down Target Way. I'm not sure just who sees them.
As mentioned earlier, one of the best climate-controlled views of construction is from the 7th floor elevator lobby in the A ramp. (That's Noah getting his first glimpse of the new ballpark.)
I still counted 11 flag poles...
Open concourses do mean that you can glimpse the field no matter where you are, but not really the game.
B ramp at left, ballpark at right (and visible far away through the tiny crack)
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