Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: Part III
Share the History Love... The annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City is the world’s largest parade. Presented by the Macy’s department store, the tradition started in 1924 and is tied for the second-oldest Thanksgiving parade in the United States. In 1927, the debut of a helium-filled Felix the Cat ushered in new tradition for the parade [...]
Walt Disney shows Disneyland plans to Orange County officials, 1954
Share the History Love... Walt Disney shows Disneyland plans to Orange County officials in December 1954. The men in the front row (left to right) are Anaheim Mayor Charles Pearson, Orange County Supervisor Willis Warner, Walt Disney, Supervisor Willard Smith, and Orange County Planning Commission Chairman Dr. W. L. Bigham. The photo was taken at Disney [...]
Red Cross Motor Corps members giving plasma to Navy Pilot, 1941
Share the History Love... Red Cross Motor Corps members are shown above handing the test cartons of plasma to the Navy pilot who will drop them on land and water. Photograph taken in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania during December 1941. Share the History Love... [...]
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