Friday, March 20, 2009
50 Years Ago: Submarine Voyage Construction
What was happening 50 years ago at Disneyland? Let me show you in this first photo! One of the 3 major attractions being introduced that summer was the Submarine Voyage. In this March 1959 photo, you can see the subs in the dock, waiting to be unveiled, the track that guided the subs, as well as the rockwork without any water. In the background, the Matterhorn appears to be very close to being finished, ready for the Skyway buckets to ride through.
Shot #2 appears to be a few suits conversing with the workmen in the soon-to-be-lagoon:
See more vintage Submarine Voyage photos at my regular website.