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Disneyland ‘Tiki’ Birds Among Vast Theme Park Auction

Rare items on display from Disneyland and Walt Disney World that will go on auction at the Van Eaton Galleries, in Los Angeles. Among them are

A Los Angeles gallery is preparing to auction more than 1,500 rare items from Disneyland and Walt Disney World, dating back to the theme park’s founding in the 1950s.

Mike Van Eaton, co-owner of Van Eaton Galleries, said on Monday that the auction traces the history of the famed park, featuring items such as the original 1953 prospectus that Walt Disney used to pitch to financiers ahead of the park’s 1955 opening in southern California, an original map of Disneyland, and other signage.

There will also be familiar characters up for sale, including animatronic birds from the Enchanted Tiki Room, a bronze read more >>>

Source:: VOANews.Com