Tag Archives: History

Painting A Complete Picture: “Ink & Paint: The Women of Walt Disney’s Animation”


In the early part of the twentieth century, women had a limited choice of occupations. If they were not working as dressmakers, teachers, domestic service workers or nurses, they were […]

The History of the Grand Floridian Resort and Spa – Part Two

Grand Floridian

Photo: TripAdvisor Part one of The History of the Grand Floridian Resort & Spa explored the original resort planned for the resort and the designing of the Grand Floridan. Now […]

Book Review: “Of Mouse and Men – Confessions of a Walt Disney World Character Performer”


As guests arrive at Disneyland or Walt Disney World, they pass under an archway before heading onto Main Street U.S.A. Above the archway is a plaque that reads, “Here You […]

The History of Disney’s Wilderness Lodge – Part Two


Part One of the history of Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Resort can be found by clicking this link: The History of Disney’s Wilderness Lodge – Part One DVC Construction Image: Google Maps The […]

Book Review: The Disney Story: Chronicling The Man, The Mouse & The Parks


There are many books written about Walt and Roy Disney, as well as The Walt Disney Company. Some of them give top-line information and some of them are extremely detailed. […]