‘Yesterland: How Disneyland’s Tomorrowland Went From Vision of the Future to Quaint Symbol of the Past’ for Slate

‘Yesterland’ was written as part of a Slate pop-up blog on the theme of the future.   When Disneyland opened its doors in Anaheim, California, on July 17, 1955, the word astronaut was not yet a household term. But a bright white rocketship towered over Tomorrowland (and, in fact, the entire park), poised to blast off into soon-to-be explored … More ‘Yesterland: How Disneyland’s Tomorrowland Went From Vision of the Future to Quaint Symbol of the Past’ for Slate