Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Disneyland, December 1956, Pt. 3
The rest of this series takes place in Frontierland. Hope you can stand a few days in the untamed parts of early Disneyland. It’s December 1956, and although we have a Keelboat and Fowler’s Harbor, there’s still no Columbia, Haunted Mansion, Fantasmic, OR Critter Country!
A somewhat blurry shot taken from The Twain:
And here’s the mighty Mark Twain in the flesh; it really is a little startling to see so few people, so little landscaping, and even a telephone pole or two!
It’s Christmas time at the Horseshoe:
The closeup shows the Oaks Tavern, which is now the Stage Door Cafe:
Anybody want a souvenir crate from the dock?
A closeup shows the buildings along New Orleans Street, the precursor to New Orleans Square:
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