Walt Disney: The Man, the Studio, and the Parks

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Van Eaton Galleries is proud to present Walt Disney: The Man, the Studio, and the Parks. This incredible auction will be held on December 5th, Walt’s birthday, and contains over 800 rare artifacts relating to the legacy of Walt Disney. This collection spans the early years of Walt’s youth, to the success and growth of his studio, to the beloved theme parks throughout the world. Highlights of this collection include hand-drawn original artwork by Walt himself, original letters from Walt to his friends and family, rare Kem Weber designed Walt Disney Studios animation desks and furniture, early original drawings for Walt’s backyard Carolwood Pacific Railroad, and some of the earliest original drawings of what would become Disneyland, as well as Disney Parks signage, props, costumes, and much more! Additional details will be posted soon.

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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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Fantasyland Pewter Miniatures in Box.652 - Fantasyland Pewter Miniatures in Box.
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(Disneyland, 2005) A limited edition boxed set of Fantasyland-themed pewter miniatures created by Kevin Kidney and Jody Daily for Disneyland's 5...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Signed Snow White's Scary Adventures Poster.653 - Signed Snow White's Scary Adventures Poster.
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(Disneyland, 1988) A large print of a concept design by Imagineer Ken Anderson of the Wicked Queen in Snow White's Scary Adventure. The print wa...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Snow White's Scary Adventure Poison Apple Prop.654 - Snow White's Scary Adventure Poison Apple Prop.
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(Disneyland, c.1960s-70s) An original poison apple prop from Snow White's Scary Adventures at Disneyland. Infamously, in the early years of the ...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 900.00
 
 
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Mr. Toad's Wild Ride Devil Prop.655 - Mr. Toad's Wild Ride Devil Prop.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1971-98) A hand-painted fiberglass devil prop from Mr. Toad's Wild Ride at Walt Disney World. This vibrant red character i...
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Estimates : 6,000.00 - 8,000.00
 
 
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Pair of Mr. Toad's Wild Ride Fireplace Props.656 - Pair of Mr. Toad's Wild Ride Fireplace Props.
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(Walt Disney World, c.1990s) An original pair of fireplace iron props from Mr. Toad's Wild Ride. Featuring matching "Mr. Toad" inspire...
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
 
 
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Mr. Toad's Wild Ride Bronze Figure.657 - Mr. Toad's Wild Ride Bronze Figure.
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(Disneyland, 2019) A limited edition figure of Mr. Toad by artist Derek Lesinski. The figure is composed of resin in a bronze-like finish and was crea
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Mr. Toad's Wild Ride Limited Edition Lithograph.658 - Mr. Toad's Wild Ride Limited Edition Lithograph.
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(Disneyland, 2010) A limited edition lithograph by artist Jody Daily. The artwork is inspired by the final segment of Mr. Toad s Wild Ride, d
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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It's a Small World Attraction Poster.659 - It's a Small World Attraction Poster.
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(Disneyland, 1966) A hand-silkscreened attraction poster for It's a Small World. Designed by Paul Hartley, this poster features the children of ...
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Complete Mickey Mouse Club Circus Admission Ticket.660 - Complete Mickey Mouse Club Circus Admission Ticket.
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(Disneyland, 1955) An extremely rare unused general admission ticket for the Mickey Mouse Club Circus at Disneyland. The ticket is dated December 29,
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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Skyway Vehicle Safety Sign.661 - Skyway Vehicle Safety Sign.
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(Disneyland, c.1990s) An original safety sign from Disneyland's beloved Skyway. These safety signs were displayed on the doors of the Skyway'...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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"Skyride in Fantasyland" Skyway Concept Art Print.662 - "Skyride in Fantasyland" Skyway Concept Art Print.
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(Disneyland, c.2000s) A gorgeous lithographic print featuring concept artwork by Imagineer Herb Ryman for the Skyway in Fantasyland. The print is matt
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Skyway Chalet Decorative Window Prop.663 - Skyway Chalet Decorative Window Prop.
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(Disneyland, c.1956-1994) A hand-painted window shutter prop from Fantasyland's Skyway Chalet. Guests would board the Skyway in Fantasyland from...
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Skyway Attraction Poster.664 - Skyway Attraction Poster.
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(Disneyland, 1956) An original hand-silkscreened attraction poster for the Skyway at Disneyland. Designed by Bjorn Aronson, the artwork depicts a gond
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
 
 
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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Attraction Poster.665 - 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Attraction Poster.
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(Disneyland, 1956) An original hand-silkscreened attraction poster for 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea at Disneyland. Featuring fantastical artwork by Im
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Estimates : 7,000.00 - 9,000.00
 
 
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Pair of New Tomorrowland Mural Concept Drawings.666 - Pair of New Tomorrowland Mural Concept Drawings.
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(Disneyland, 1996) A pair of original drawings created by Imagineer Eric Heschong as concepts for murals for Tomorrowland's The Star Trader shop...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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New Tomorrowland Informational Booklet & Press Release.667 - New Tomorrowland Informational Booklet & Press Release.
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(Disneyland, 1967) An informational booklet for the new Tomorrowland, paired with a press release on the Matterhorn Mountain. The booklet contains inf
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Tomorrowland Annual Passport Artist Proof Set.668 - Tomorrowland Annual Passport Artist Proof Set.
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(Disneyland, 1998) An uncut annual passport artist proof sheet created for the opening of "New Tomorrowland" in 1998. Below the passports ...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Tomorrowland Pewter Miniatures in Box.669 - Tomorrowland Pewter Miniatures in Box.
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(Disneyland, 2005) A limited edition boxed set of Tomorrowland-themed pewter miniatures created by Kevin Kidney and Jody Daily for Disneyland's ...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Mr. Sun At Work! Solar Engine Toy in Box.670 - Mr. Sun At Work! Solar Engine Toy in Box.
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(Disneyland, 1956) A beautiful and delicate solar engine toy from the early days of the park in its original box. This toy is powered by sunlight, whi
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Tomorrowland Ticket Booth Model.671 - Tomorrowland Ticket Booth Model.
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(Disneyland, 2005) A limited edition replica created by Kevin Kidney, Jody Daily, and sculpted by Will Babington for Disneyland s 50th annive
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Tomorrowland Rocket Tornado Toy.672 - Tomorrowland Rocket Tornado Toy.
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(Disneyland, 1998) A special limited edition rocket tornado toy created to celebrate the opening of New Tomorrowland. The toy is still functional and
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Tomorrowland Mug by Kevin Kidney & Jody Daily.673 - Tomorrowland Mug by Kevin Kidney & Jody Daily.
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(Disneyland, 2005) A ceramic mug created by Kevin Kidney and Jody Daily for the park's 50th anniversary. This mug was created in a popular set o...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Disneyland Mickey Mouse Astro Orbiter Banner.674 - Disneyland Mickey Mouse Astro Orbiter Banner.
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(Disneyland, c.1990s) A vintage Disneyland travel banner. The vinyl banner depicts Mickey Mouse in a spacesuit riding the defunct Astro Orbiter attrac
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Disneyland 55th Anniversary Tomorrowland Shirt.675 - Disneyland 55th Anniversary Tomorrowland Shirt.
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(Disneyland, 2010) A short-sleeve button-up Hawaiian shirt with retro Tomorrowland print designed by Kevin Kidney and Jody Daily. The men s s
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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House of the Future Imagineering Tribute Pin.676 - House of the Future Imagineering Tribute Pin.
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(Disneyland, 1987) A rare limited edition pin created to commemorate two anniversaries for Monsanto's House of the Future in Tomorrowland. The p...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Disneyland Autopia Winter Cast Member Jacket.677 - Disneyland Autopia Winter Cast Member Jacket.
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(Disneyland, c.1970s-80s) A winter jacket worn by Autopia cast members. The blue and yellow jacket dates from the years during which Goodyear sponsore
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Estimates : 500.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Space Mountain Cast Member Packet.678 - Space Mountain Cast Member Packet.
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(Disneyland, 1977) A rare packet given to the cast members who attended the Inaugural Flight for Disneyland's Space Mountain in the summer of 19...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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DASA Space Mountain Packet.679 - DASA Space Mountain Packet.
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(Disneyland, 1977) A packet from the Disneyland Aeronautics and Space Administration. This packet gives details of the opening day events of Space Mou
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Community Transportation Services Booklet.680 - Community Transportation Services Booklet.
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(Disneyland, 1975) A rare booklet created by Community Transportation Services, a subsidiary of Walt Disney Productions, promoting the innovations in
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Disneyland Alweg Monorail Child's Bag.681 - Disneyland Alweg Monorail Child's Bag.
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(Disneyland, c.1960s) A rare Alweg Monorail themed flight bag sold in Tomorrowland. The bag measures 6"x7.25" and is in very good conditio...
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Disneyland Alweg-Monorail Set.682 - Disneyland Alweg-Monorail Set.
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(Disneyland, c.1967) A rare vintage Alweg-Monorail set manufactured by Schuco. The electronic model is a 1:90 scale recreation of Disneyland
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Blue Monorail "Mark I" Limited Edition Replica.683 - Blue Monorail "Mark I" Limited Edition Replica.
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(Disneyland, 2005) A limited edition Monorail model created as part of Disneyland's 50th anniversary by artists Will Babington and Rich Allsmill...
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Red Monorail "Mark I" Limited Edition Replica.684 - Red Monorail "Mark I" Limited Edition Replica.
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(Disneyland, 2005) A limited edition Monorail model created as part of Disneyland's 50th anniversary by artists Will Babington and Rich Allsmill...
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Adventure Thru Inner Space Attraction Poster.685 - Adventure Thru Inner Space Attraction Poster.
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(Disneyland, 1967) An original hand-silkscreened attraction poster for Adventure Thru Inner Space. Designed by John Drury, this poster depicts guests
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
 
 
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Walt Disney's Animation Kit Mock-Up and Text Copy.686 - Walt Disney's Animation Kit Mock-Up and Text Copy.
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(Disneyland, c.1959) A rare original mock-up and type-written copy for the booklets in "Walt Disney's Animation Kit" which was sold at...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Captain EO Supreme Leader Makeup Test Head.687 - Captain EO Supreme Leader Makeup Test Head.
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(Disneyland, 1986) A makeup test head for the Supreme Leader in Captain EO. The film played in Tomorrowland from 1986 to 1998 and returned for a few y
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Captain EO Premiere Press Kit.688 - Captain EO Premiere Press Kit.
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(Disneyland, 1986) A vintage press kit from the Galactic Premiere of Captain EO. Featuring extensive information and premiere-specific material, the k
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Captain EO Ted Shell Costume Concept Sketch.689 - Captain EO Ted Shell Costume Concept Sketch.
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(Disneyland, c.1980s) A fantastic costume sketch by designer Ted Shell depicting design elements for the popular Michael Jackson sci-fi film, Captain
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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"Captain EO" Pop-up Event Invitation.690 - "Captain EO" Pop-up Event Invitation.
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(Disneyland, 1986) A very rare invitation to the premiere of "Captain EO" at Disneyland on September 13, 1986. This invitation features po...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Pair of Autopia Entrance Signs.691 - Pair of Autopia Entrance Signs.
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(Disneyland, c.2019) A pair of signs for Autopia at Disneyland. These signs were displayed on stanchions at the entrance to the attraction. One sign l
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Star Tours Entrance Sign.692 - Star Tours Entrance Sign.
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(Disneyland, c.1987-2010) A very rare sign used at the main entrance gate for Star Tours. The sign is composed of hand-cut acrylic board with the imag
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
 
 
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Star Tours Cast Member Jacket.693 - Star Tours Cast Member Jacket.
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(Disneyland, c.1990s-2000s) An orange cast member jacket from Star Tours at Disneyland. The jacket was used during the original iteration of the attra
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Star Tours Flight Team Ski Jacket.694 - Star Tours Flight Team Ski Jacket.
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(Disneyland, 1994) A custom embroidered jacket for the 1994 Star Tours refurbishment. The ski jacket features an embroidered project logo on the front
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Star Tours Prop Parts Basket.695 - Star Tours Prop Parts Basket.
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(Disneyland, c.1980s-90s) A prop metal basket from Star Tours at Disneyland. The basket was one of several that could be seen throughout the attractio
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Estimates : 700.00 - 900.00
 
 
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Star Tours Female Cast Member Shirt.696 - Star Tours Female Cast Member Shirt.
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(Disney-MGM, c.1990s) An original female cast member shirt from the Star Tours attraction at Disney-MGM Studios. A size M, the shirt retains a Star To
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Star Tours Male Cast Member Jacket.697 - Star Tours Male Cast Member Jacket.
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(Disneyland, 1992) A Star Tours cast member jacket of the style introduced after a refurbishment of the attraction in 1992. Like many of the costumes
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Star Tours Male Cast Member Uniform.698 - Star Tours Male Cast Member Uniform.
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(Disneyland, 2011) A male cast member costume from the "Star Tours: The Adventures Continue" iteration of the popular attraction. This 2-p...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Star Wars Launch Bay Sign.699 - Star Wars Launch Bay Sign.
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(Disneyland, c.2015) A sign used within the Star Wars Launch Bay at Disneyland. This style of sign was used on stanchion poles and is printed on acryl
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Submarine Voyage Disney Gallery Attraction Poster.700 - Submarine Voyage Disney Gallery Attraction Poster.
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(Disneyland, 1990s) A full-size attraction poster reproduction from the Disney Gallery for the Submarine Voyage. For a short time, the Disney Gallery
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Construction of Submarine Voyage 16mm Film.701 - Construction of Submarine Voyage 16mm Film.
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(Disneyland, 1959) A very rare 16mm film depicting the construction of the Submarine Voyage. This black and white footage features the loading of the
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
 
 
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