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Map: See where Walt Disney started in Los Angeles

Map: See where Walt Disney started in Los Angeles

Walt Disney moved to Los Angeles in 1923 and settled in the Los Feliz area. Soon, he and his brother Roy opened the Disney Bros. Studio at a commercial building on Kingswell Avenue. Here’s a look at some of the notable Disney-related locales in the area.

1. Uncle Robert’s house: Upon arriving in Los Angeles, Walt Disney briefly lived in his uncle Robert's Kingswell Avenue home, where he experimented with animation techniques in the garage. Walt later moved to nearby residences on Lyric Avenue and Woking Way. 

2. Disney Bros. Studio: In October 1923, Walt Disney and his brother signed an agreement to produce a film series and then made a deal to rent space in...

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