Floats on the San Lorenzo River, part of the festivities of the 1912 Santa Cruz Water Pageant. The pageant also included yacht races, sporting events, concerts, theatrical productions and fireworks. Fred W. Swanton was the Director-General of the Pageant. It was intended to be an annual event to publicize Santa Cruz.
Date: July 20-28, 1912
Place: Santa Cruz City
Sources of Information: Written on back of photo; Sentinel 6/15/1912 p.1 c.5, 6/30/1912 p.1 c.1, 7/10/1912 p.6 c.4, 7/21/1912 p.1 c.3.
Original Size: 8"x6"
This photograph is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.