DHI 077 - A Brief History of Disneyland Fireworks


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By Todd James Pierce and Disney History Institute. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

This episode tells the story of how fireworks first came to the Disneyland resort in 1957, including interview audio with Mickey Aronson, one of two men who launched the show in its early years. The photo graphic for this show comes from 1958, the second year of the park’s summer fireworks.

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