Friday, October 10, 2014
1959 Faded Treasures
You'll be seeing a few shots from this vintage batch of color-shifted gems. They may be low in quality, but many are high in fun and rare views of Disneyland circa 1959. How do I know that these undated beauties are from 1959? Two reasons: the guidebook in grandma's hand is from 1958-1959 (as pointed out by other Disneyland Geeks who spend way more time than I do boning up on this kind of info):
and because there are shots that include the Matterhorn (coming in the very near future!). Here's a shot of the 1958-1959 Guidebook Cover:
One more for today shows grandma and granddaughter on the Chicken of the Sea Pirate Ship. The Park is doing exactly what Walt wanted it to: bridge the generational gaps by creating fun that all ages could enjoy together.
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