Art of Disney – Imagination
Issue Date: August 7, 2008
City: Anaheim, CA
Please note: Due to the layout of the pane, the se-tenant may or may not be provided in Scott Catalogue order.
Imagination was the theme of the fifth and final stamp set in the U.S. Postal Service Art of Disney Series.
Steamboat Willie was Walt's first Mickey Mouse cartoon with sound. Released at New York's 79th Street Theater in 1928, it played as an opening cartoon for the film Gang War and was an instant success.
Sleeping Beauty was Disney's sixteenth animated film. Released in 1959, it was the last film Walt produced from a fairy tale.
His seventeenth film, 101 Dalmatians, was released in 1961. It was based on a novel of the same name by Dodie Smith.
Based on a classic tale written by Rudyard Kipling, Disney's 1967 Jungle Book featured Mowgli, a child who was raised in a jungle by wolves.