This uncluttered image of the castle is also from July 1955; somebody please find me the lady who is snapping the photo on the drawbridge. I'm sure she got a good one of the swan! I had never noticed this before, but apparently the Disney crest was not on the castle until sometime in the 1960’s; the earliest dated view I could find on my quick search of my castle images was from 1968. Anybody know the story on this?
Here’s a shot from February 2007 showing the crest up close & personal:
Meanwhile, over at the Rivers of America, the banks are barren and it looks like some of the Disney folk are on the banks checking things out (which you can see in the close-up I have posted here:
See more vintage and current Disneyland Castle photos on my regular website.
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