Disney History Institute Podcast

Two stories from Frontierland: First, is the Golden Horseshoe Saloon a re-creation of the saloon in the western film Calamity Jane or a re-creation of the most famous burlesque girlie club in the world?  Then, the story of a boat that Walt originally wanted to build for his Disneyland river, a boat that never made it off the drawing board.

Direct download: DHI_016_-_Secrets_of_Frontierland.m4a
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In this podcast three things: Star Wars Land, a section of Disneyland that Walt created but never built, and the Frontierland that never was.

Direct download: DHI_015_The_Frontierland_That_Never_Was.m4a
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The story of the first female Imagineer - with Bob Gurr, Rolly Crump and Blaine Gibson.

Direct download: DHI_013_-_Harriet_Burns.m4a
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The story of Walt Disney's participation in the 1966 Rose Parade in Pasadena--the start of his final year.

Direct download: DHI_013_Walts_Last_New_Years_-_1966.m4a
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