A History of Disneyland & Walt Disney World

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Van Eaton Galleries is proud to present A History of Disneyland & Walt Disney World, an exhibition and auction event. This auction is our largest ever, containing over 1500 items from the history of Disneyland and Walt Disney World. Highlights from this collection include a WED Imagineering file copy of the 1953 Disneyland Prospectus, an original animatronic Small World Doll, a PeopleMover ride vehicle, the original Penny Arcade sign, and singing animatronic tiki birds from the Enchanted Tiki Room, as well as additional props, documentation, manuals, cast member attire, and countless other artifacts from the history of the Disney Parks. We hope you join us for the free exhibit leading up to this historic 2-day auction event on December 7th and 8th!
All items are sold as is. Contact Van Eaton Galleries for condition reports and shipping information. 21% Buyer's Premium for all lots.
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It's a Small World Audio-Animatronic Shirt.1166 - It's a Small World Audio-Animatronic Shirt.
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(Walt Disney World, c.2000s) A rare prop shirt from an audio-animatronic figure within the It's a Small World attraction at Walt Disney World. T...
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It's a Small World Souvenir Poster.1167 - It's a Small World Souvenir Poster.
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(Walt Disney World, 1974) A souvenir poster from Walt Disney World featuring illustrated imagery based on It's a Small World. Depicting the chil...
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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Cast Member Hat Badge.1168 - 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Cast Member Hat Badge.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1970s) An extremely rare cast member hat badge from the 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: Submarine Voyage attraction at the Magic K
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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Maintenance Manual Cover.1169 - 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Maintenance Manual Cover.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1970s) A stylish cover for the WED Imagineering maintenance manual for 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: Submarine Voyage. The manua
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Mark IV Monorail Blue Horn.1170 - Mark IV Monorail Blue Horn.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1971-80s) An original dual air horn used by Walt Disney World's Mark IV Monorail Blue. The Mark IV Monorail Blue train beg...
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Monorail Operators Training Materials.1171 - Monorail Operators Training Materials.
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(Walt Disney World, c.2006) An original set of cast member training materials for Monorail operators at Walt Disney World. The materials include the M
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Original Monorail Maintenance Sign Drawing.1172 - Original Monorail Maintenance Sign Drawing.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1973) An original drawing created for a Monorail maintenance sign at the Magic Kingdom. Featuring Mickey with Ludwig Von Drake i
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Monorail Mark VI Concept Art Print.1173 - Monorail Mark VI Concept Art Print.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1987) A wonderful concept art print featuring a design by Imagineer George McGinnis for the interior of the Mark VI Monorail at
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Cosmic Ray's Starlight Cafe Sign.1174 - Cosmic Ray's Starlight Cafe Sign.
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(Walt Disney World, c.2000s) An original Cosmic Ray's Starlight Cafe open sign from Walt Disney World. The sign is printed on thin metal with a ...
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Rockettower Plaza Stage Sign.1175 - Rockettower Plaza Stage Sign.
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(Walt Disney World, c.2000s) An original sign created for Tomorrowland's Rockettower Plaza Stage. This location was recently home to the popular...
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Alien Encounter Imagineer Graphic Design Book.1176 - Alien Encounter Imagineer Graphic Design Book.
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(Walt Disney World, 1993) A very rare graphic design book created for internal use by Walt Disney Imagineering for the ExtraTERRORestrial Alien Encoun
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Alien Encounter Show Design Manual.1177 - Alien Encounter Show Design Manual.
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(Walt Disney World, 1990) An original Imagineering manual featuring design elements for Alien Encounter. Created on March 5, 1990, this 41-page manual
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Set of (11) Alien Encounter Blueprints.1178 - Set of (11) Alien Encounter Blueprints.
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(Walt Disney World, 1992) A set of (11) blueprints for ExtraTERRORestrial Alien Encounter. The set includes (7) blueprints from Walt Disney World...
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Alien Encounter Imagineering Model & Concept Print.1179 - Alien Encounter Imagineering Model & Concept Print.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1992) A very rare wooden model created by Imagineer Ron Dickson for ExtraTERRORestrial Alien Encounter. This model was for a pro
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Alien Encounter Attraction Poster Concept Print.1180 - Alien Encounter Attraction Poster Concept Print.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1994) A very rare attraction poster concept print by Imagineer Ron Dickson. The poster features the large logo for the attractio
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Alien Encounter Imagineering Lucite Paperweight.1181 - Alien Encounter Imagineering Lucite Paperweight.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1995) An original Lucite paper weight featuring the Alien Encounter logo. The paperweight was created as a gift to members of Im
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Set of (4) Alien Encounter Souvenir Toys.1182 - Set of (4) Alien Encounter Souvenir Toys.
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(Walt Disney World, 1995) A set of Alien Encounter themed toys representing characters from the attraction. The toys include the individually packaged
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Star Jets Original Attraction Vehicle.1183 - Star Jets Original Attraction Vehicle.
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(Walt Disney World, 1974-94) An original Star Jets attraction vehicle from the Magic Kingdom. The Star Jets debuted in 1974 as part of a major Tomorro
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Original Space Mountain Construction Sign Drawing.1184 - Original Space Mountain Construction Sign Drawing.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1973) An original drawing created for a construction sign for Space Mountain. The Magic Kingdom's Space Mountain officiall...
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Signed Space Mountain Model Photo.1185 - Signed Space Mountain Model Photo.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1970s) An original black-and-white photo of the three-dimensional model that was used in the development of the Space Mountain a
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Space Mountain RCA VIP Lounge Phone Prop.1186 - Space Mountain RCA VIP Lounge Phone Prop.
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(Walt Disney World, 1970s) A bright orange rotary dial phone from the RCA VIP Lounge at Space Mountain. As the official sponsor of the attraction from
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Signed Carousel of Progress Fact Sheet.1187 - Signed Carousel of Progress Fact Sheet.
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(Walt Disney World, 1970s) A signed fact sheet produced by General Electric for the Carousel of Progress attraction. The fact sheet is signed in blue
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Mickey Mouse's Car License Plate Prop & Poster.1188 - Mickey Mouse's Car License Plate Prop & Poster.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1988) A very rare original prop license plate from Mickey Mouse's car at Mickey's Toontown Fair within Walt Disney Wor...
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Walt Disney World Pixie Hollow Abacus Attraction Prop.1189 - Walt Disney World Pixie Hollow Abacus Attraction Prop.
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(Walt Disney World, c.2000s) A very rare abacus attraction prop from the Pixie Hollow Meet and Greet attraction at Walt Disney World, which operated n
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Walt Disney's Florida Film Final Script.1190 - Walt Disney's Florida Film Final Script.
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(Epcot, 1966) An incredibly rare WED file copy of the final script for Walt Disney's informational film about Walt Disney World and Epcot. This ...
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"EPCOT: An Introduction" Pre-Opening Proposal.1191 - "EPCOT: An Introduction" Pre-Opening Proposal.
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(Epcot, 1976) An extremely rare proposal booklet created by Walt Disney Productions to explain what Epcot is, how it works, and what kind of participa
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Card Walker "Master Planning for the Future" Booklet.1192 - Card Walker "Master Planning for the Future" Booklet.
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(Epcot, 1976) A rare booklet titled "Master Planning for the Future" containing a transcript of the speech delivered by Card Walker on the...
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Walt Disney World "Master Plan" Aerial Photo.1193 - Walt Disney World "Master Plan" Aerial Photo.
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(Epcot, 1982) An original "Master Plan" for Walt Disney World from July of 1982. Created in part by the Reedy Creek Improvement District i...
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Donn B. Tatum Epcot Speech.1194 - Donn B. Tatum Epcot Speech.
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(Epcot, 1976) A rare transcript of the speech that was delivered by Donn B. Tatum at the first Epcot Future Technology Conference on May 15, 1976. Thi
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Epcot Groundbreaking Hardhat & Dirt.1195 - Epcot Groundbreaking Hardhat & Dirt.
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(Epcot, 1979) A very rare original hardhat and jar of commemorative dirt from the groundbreaking events for Epcot Center. The groundbreaking event was
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Collection of (6) Epcot Construction Slides.1196 - Collection of (6) Epcot Construction Slides.
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(Epcot, c.1982) A collection of (6) slides featuring the construction of Epcot Center. These slides feature aspects of the park at various stages of t
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Collection of (30) Unbuilt Africa Pavilion Photos.1197 - Collection of (30) Unbuilt Africa Pavilion Photos.
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(Epcot, c.1982) A collection of (30) photos from the estate of Imagineer Pat Burke. These photos feature model images of the potential buildings, prop
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"Eyes and Ears" Epcot Preview Cast Member Newsletter.1198 - "Eyes and Ears" Epcot Preview Cast Member Newsletter.
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(Epcot, 1978) A special edition cast member publication promoting the opening of Epcot on October 1, 1982. Although Epcot would not open for another f
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Collection of Epcot Imagineering Communications.1199 - Collection of Epcot Imagineering Communications.
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(Epcot, 1980-1987) A set of internal communications from WED Imagineering primarily featuring Engineering and Electrical details relating to the const
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WED Epcot & Tokyo Disneyland Technical Documents.1200 - WED Epcot & Tokyo Disneyland Technical Documents.
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(Epcot, 1981-84) A set of WED Imagineering documents containing details for multi-use systems at Epcot Center and Tokyo Disneyland. The set includes (
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WED Enterprises Pre-Opening Epcot Report.1201 - WED Enterprises Pre-Opening Epcot Report.
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(Epcot, 1981) An incredibly rare pre-opening Epcot report from WED Enterprises titled "Project Status Report." Dated Feb 20, 1981, this im...
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Collection of (34) Pre-Opening Epcot News Briefs.1202 - Collection of (34) Pre-Opening Epcot News Briefs.
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(Epcot, 1982) A large collection of (34) Epcot news briefs relating to the progress of Epcot as well as important information for employees. The colle
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Epcot Center Preview Scenes Photo Mailer.1203 - Epcot Center Preview Scenes Photo Mailer.
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(Epcot, 1981) A souvenir photo mailer created for the grand opening of Epcot on October 1, 1982. The mailer contains gorgeous concept artwork of the v
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Epcot Pre-Opening Book & Button.1204 - Epcot Pre-Opening Book & Button.
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(Epcot, 1982) A rare pre-opening guidebook for Epcot titled, "The Dawn of a New Disney Era." The 6-page guide features very early imagery ...
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Epcot Pre-Opening 35mm Film Trailer.1205 - Epcot Pre-Opening 35mm Film Trailer.
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(Epcot, c.1982) A rare 35mm film trailer created to promote the opening of Epcot Center. The short footage has great vintage 1980s graphics that spell
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Epcot Pre-Opening Inter-Office Communication.1206 - Epcot Pre-Opening Inter-Office Communication.
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(Epcot, 1982) An original inter-office communication set from Jack Lindquist regarding the planned official opening dates of the pavilions at Epcot Ce
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Epcot Pre-Opening Merchandise Summary Packet.1207 - Epcot Pre-Opening Merchandise Summary Packet.
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(Epcot, 1982) A very rare pre-opening packet discussing the merchandise for Epcot. Featuring imagery of Figment on the cover, the 12-page packet conta
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Epcot Pre-Opening Visitor's Badge.1208 - Epcot Pre-Opening Visitor's Badge.
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(Epcot, 1982) A very rare paper badge worn by guests visiting Epcot before the official opening. The die-cut yellow badge features Epcot's logo ...
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Epcot Pre-Opening Travel Agent Binder.1209 - Epcot Pre-Opening Travel Agent Binder.
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(Epcot, 1982) A special binder created for a Walt Disney World travel agent seminar prior to the opening of Epcot. The binder includes sample brochure
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Epcot Pre-Opening Visitor Badge.1210 - Epcot Pre-Opening Visitor Badge.
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(Epcot, 1982) A very rare visitor badge worn by a photographer at Epcot Center prior to its opening. Numbered for "Visitor 43," this badge...
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Pair of Signed Epcot Pre-Opening Guides.1211 - Pair of Signed Epcot Pre-Opening Guides.
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(Epcot, 1978) A pair of preview guides created to promote the grand opening of Epcot in 1982. These guides feature gorgeous artwork by Neil Boyle on t
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Set of (3) Multi-Signed Epcot Pre-Opening Brochures.1212 - Set of (3) Multi-Signed Epcot Pre-Opening Brochures.
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(Epcot, 1980) A set of (3) tri-fold brochures promoting the grand opening of Epcot in 1982. The brochures are signed by three Imagineers that worked o
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Epcot Pre-Opening Poster.1213 - Epcot Pre-Opening Poster.
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(Epcot, 1982) A pre-opening souvenir poster that promotes the grand opening of Epcot on October 1, 1982. Featuring a stylish concept art depiction of
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Group of (5) Epcot Imagineering "We Did It!" Souvenirs.1214 - Group of (5) Epcot Imagineering "We Did It!" Souvenirs.
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(Epcot, c.1982) A collection of Imagineer-exclusive Epcot souvenirs with the "We can do it," "We are doing it," and "We did...
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Signed "We Did It!" Lithograph by Charles Boyer.1215 - Signed "We Did It!" Lithograph by Charles Boyer.
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(Epcot, 1982) A special limited edition lithograph by Disney artist Charles Boyer titled, "We Did It!". The lithograph was created to cele...
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