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By Stephen J. Faessel

After the advancements that the area warfare II period delivered to the small agricultural group of Anaheim, the foremost transformation arrived in 1955. Anaheim replaced perpetually from a sleepy and proud little city into the guts for leisure and tourism in Southern California with the coming of Disneyland. different nationwide and neighborhood companies and franchises arrived in and round this Orange County anchor city--including the California Angels baseball membership, the Anaheim conference middle, and such aerospace giants as Boeing and Rockwell International--and Anaheim grew exponentially. This choice of greater than 2 hundred classic and modern photos depict the result of Anaheim's far-sighted elected and enterprise leaders, who nurtured the town from its agrarian roots and made it into one of many nation's quickest becoming towns within the 1960s.

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