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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Walt Disney Collection
    Dates: 1906-1979
    Collection Number: GC 1295
    Creator/Collector: Walt Disney Productions
    Extent: (Boxes: 3 ½ letter; 2 letter; 6 flat in letter; 2 ov; 5 ov folders; L.C.)
    Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
    Abstract: Collection covers facets of Walt Disney Productions, including the development of Mickey Mouse, the Silly Symphonies series and other animated characters; animation cameras, animators at work; the Hyperion Avenue studio building and Mickey Mouse promotions. 1906-1979, undated (bulk is 1930s-40s)
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Research is by appointment only

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder

    Preferred Citation

    Walt Disney Collection. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Collection covers facets of Walt Disney Productions, including the development of Mickey Mouse, the Silly Symphonies series and other animated characters; animation cameras, animators at work; the Hyperion Avenue studio building and Mickey Mouse promotions. Manuscripts including Micky Mouse fan mail; drawings; animation cels and backgrounds; film frames; photographs; posters; newspaper clippings; publications including ones by Earl Theissen; and ephemera. Also comic strip engraving plates for Mickey Mouse and Silly Symphonies series. 1906-1979, undated (bulk is 1930s-40s)

    Indexing Terms

    Animated films.
    Walt Disney Company