HomeArt&PeopleMickey Mouse History Mickey Mouse History Ivy March 12, 2016 Art, People Tweet Pin It 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10Next Disney’s Mickey Mouse gas mask was designed to eliminate children’s fear of wearing the chemical warfare preventative device. The production of the Disney gas masks began in 1942. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10Next Related Posts Moments of Goodbye Franz Kafka – “You are free, and that is why you are lost.” Lauren Bacall – “I am not a has-been. I am a will be.” Old Photos of Marlene Dietrich Rare Photos of Charismatic John Travolta Vintage Pictures Of People Playing Musical Instruments Latest Comments Laura Cantor May 7, 2018 Hello..My Dad was the first Minnie Mouse at Disneyland (all men in the costumes with head pieces). I think this may be him. Is there any way to get a copy of this picture? Thank you! historyloversclub May 9, 2018 Hello, Thank you for your reply. Not a problem, just right click on picture and select “Save image as”. Best regards, History Lovers Club.