TITLE

Virginia's new battle: Historians vs. Disney

PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/23/94, Vol. 116 Issue 20, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses plans of the Walt Disney Co. to build Disney's America, a historical theme park, three miles from the Manassas, Va., battlefield. Subsidies Disney is getting from Virginia's legislature and enthusiastic support from its governor; Historians hoping to halt the project; Their fear that the park will trivialize American history; Other historians who favor the plan.
ACCESSION #
9405177525

 

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