Matt has spent 20 years collecting everything he could get his hands on having to do with Walt Disney’s animated classic Alice in Wonderland. Now, to our great benefit, he’s sharing it on his new blog Vintage Disney Alice in Wonderland. Many of his items… Read More »Vintage Alice in Wonderland Ephemera and Collectibles
There’s a bit of animation history up for bid over on eBay right now. It’s a collection of character drawings and autographs from Walt Disney and a few of the artists who accompanied him on his famous South American tour in 1941. Other artists include… Read More »Animation History: Collection of Sketches from Walt Disney’s South American Trip
One more day before the lives and friendships that were created in Disney’s Virtual Magic Kingdom are snuffed out. It’s beyond sad and irresponsible that Disney has not come up with some sort of plan to save the friendships and characters, even if the actual… Read More »Tuesday Trouble – Disney News and Links
Via Archive.org comes this amazing video of a family from Connecticut who won a great contest to Disneyland in 1956. It’s chock full of cheesy humor and corny jokes, and a great look at Disneyland’s earliest days. The 30 minute video also includes stops at… Read More »1956 Disneyland Film from Barstow Family
This page from a 1958 catalog of Disneyland souvenirs features such cool futuristic toys as your own Space Helmet, a model of Space Station S-1, and the famous Disneyland Moonliner Rocket. Check out the prices too. Just $1.00 for that Moonliner or $8.95 for the… Read More »Futuristic Toys of Tomorrowland 1958
I’m always a sucker for vintage pictures and postcards of Disneyland. Scott at etixland.com has a great collection from his trip in 1968.