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Kansas City, Missouri: Walt Disney's First Film Studio

Walt made "Laugh-O-Grams" here in 1922-23. Currently abandoned, but old-style cartoon murals are on the outside walls and windows of the building.

1127 E. 31st St., Kansas City, MO
South side of the city. Cartoon murals on the outside walls and windows of the building, at the southwest corner of E. 31st St. and Forest Ave.
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Laugh-O-Gram Film Studio site.

Laugh-O-Gram Film Studio: Walt Disney

This is the location of Walt Disney's first studio, where the Alice shorts were made -- and also where Mickey Mouse was invented.

[Rick Sare, 07/31/2020]

Called "the Cradle of Hollywood Animation," Walt worked here in 1922-23. Currently abandoned, but Disney fans hope to restore it.

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