Tuesday, January 07, 2014
The Skyway Entrance Sign
Yet another post dedicated to the soon to be demolished Fantasyland Skyway Station. Previously, I had posted this October 1957 image showing the back of the entrance sign, which includes the silhouette of a bird.
Thanks to a recent acquisition, I now have a decent image of the FRONT of the sign, too, circa January 1960:
You knew I'd zoom in...it's just my nature.
Jumping ahead to 2007, I snapped the very same sign. Even though the Skyway stopped running 13 years before I shot this photo, the sign remained, teasing guests with the hope that maybe one day...MAYBE one day the old Swiss Chalet would see some life again.
I wonder what happened to the rest of the sign?
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