Anaheim: 1940-2007 (Images of America) by Stephen J. Faessel

By Stephen J. Faessel

After the advancements that the area warfare II period dropped at the small agricultural neighborhood of Anaheim, the key transformation arrived in 1955. Anaheim replaced without end 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 nearby 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 number of greater than two hundred classic and modern photographs 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 growing to be towns within the 1960s.

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