Disneyland History: this was shared on the Disney History Institute page. It's a copy of the original prospectus for Disneyland. Very high level explanations of what Walt wanted. It's interesting to read how much if it actually went through, and what didn't. Be prepared there are a few comments that are very un-PC, but keep in mind this was written in 1954 and is a written history in itself of tha More...
This really is incredible! I wish there was more to read & aerial photos from when this was written... Very cool piece of Disney history, thanks for sharing! - DiamondInTheRough
300.7 #623 11:55PM
Wow, I had forgotten about the moving walkway that went to the monorail. I think his vision of Main St was pretty spot on, down to the taped second floor 'happenings'. What a nice read, thanks Gia. - Linzee
533.2 #219 11:59PM
#HauntedMansion Beware... something or other... Link to the full size shot. If you want it, feel free. Use the tools on Flickr to decide what a good size is. http://www.flickr.com/photos/cobbpr/8755063833/in/photostream
It is impossible for me to not fall in love with the park again this time every year. I never grown tired of the lights, the music, the parade. No where I have ever traveled catches the beauty of Christmas better. The castle is breathtaking. The tree is overwhelming. And, it snows. No matter how many times I am on Main street I can’t help but get caught up in this Magic. I find myself stopping t More...
Wow, very beautiful. You made me feel like I was there (instead of sitting in this classroom) as I was reading this. I, too, love the magical feeling of Christmas at Disneyland! - Princessana08
39.6 #4078 10:33AM
Beautiful words. I love how much you appreciate Disneyland. - Linzee
533.2 #219 10:37AM