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Knothole non-view #2
One of those funny little sections above the entrance stairs
Glare from the IDS never looked this sweet. (Photo by Jared Wieseler)
The entrance at Gate 3.
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.
A sign that your mall is all but dead: roped off escalators. (This is at about 4:00 PM on a weekday.)
Concept drawing for the fan/player appreciation wall. (Click to enlarge.)
Here's the entrance from the seating bowl.
Party deck down the right field line
On this day, George was handling fruits and veggies right inside gate 34.
Franchise history before Minnesota. (Click to enlarge.)
Grid for the ironwood louvres is in place
The 1963 team won 91 games! (Click to enlarge and see the names)
Wow! Looking good.
Griffith Stadium (notch visible in lower photo at far left)
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.
Looking north (toward Fifth Street and the LRT station).
Ballpark elevation viewed from Seventh Street. (Click to enlarge.)
A sidewalk has sprouted between the HERC and the LRT tracks!
Yep, that's real grass down there, son.
Directly above gate 6 "Oliva" on the Club level.
Viewed from the sidewalk on Seventh Street. No skyway infringement needed.
Lots of sun, but not much scoreboard from 127
June 29,1936 - May 17, 2011
This looks south and shows how the Northstar tracks are sheltered by the promenade above. This is the side which faces the HERC plant.
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