From the Office of Walt Disney: The Railroad Enthusiast

From his backyard miniature railroad to the full-scale locomotives at Disneyland, discover Walt Disney’s lifelong fascination with trains. Join Walt Disney Archives director Becky Cline, Disney Studio Cinetechnician Garry Broggie, and Carolwood Pacific Historical Society president emeritus Michael Campbell as they reveal how Walt’s passion led him to meet some like-minded visionaries who would make a lasting mark on Disney history.

The featured train shop receipt and inter-office memo are two of 23 reproduced treasures from the Walt Disney Archives, celebrating major milestones in the life and career of Walter Elias Disney. To learn more about this first-of-its-kind collection, visit