1979 Map

Map Designation: 1979

Copyright Date(s): 1979

Series: 1978, Brown Border

Artist: TBD

Description: Second map in the 1978 Brown Border series. Big Thunder Mountain Railroad has arrived.

Border Color: Brown

Border Characters: Yes

Size: 43 3/4 x 29 1/2 inches; 111 x 75 cm

How to Identify this Map

  1. This map has copyright date of 1979 to the left of the “Disneyland” title.
  2. In the lower left corner, is an advertisement for Big Thunder Mountain Railroad, which is completed.

What is this Map Worth?

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Alex the Historian on YouTube has a nice history of Big Thunder Mountain Railroad. The history of BTMRR begins at 14:00.


This map is very similar to the 1978 map with the only major difference being that Big Thunder Mountain Railroad has been completed and is open.

Points of Interest

  1. Big Thunder Mountain Railroad is open.
  2. Next to "The Walt Disney Story Featuring Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln" the Mad Hatter Shop has opened.