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Walt Disney died on December 15, 1966. Reactions from around the world, in newspaper articles, editorial comment, and letters and telegrams present an appreciation of the joy, hope, and inspiration Walt provided to millions of people around the world. Both the post author and this website have not received any compensation for writing this post. […]
This prolific period of Walt’s life started with the installation of a scale model railroad on the grounds of his new home, an event that spurred him to develop Disneyland. Walt also created pioneering weekly television shows, and the studio continued creating both animated and live-action films, including the Academy Award™-winning Mary Poppins. Walt was […]
This post is a bit late because we never received the press release email. We’re one of the first on the mailing list, so how we got skipped over is beyond anyone. It happens; programs are not perfect. Walt—who had a love of nature since his youth in Marceline—also ventured into live-action documentaries during the […]