Elks float in the Water Pageant of 1912

The Elks float in the Water Pageant of 1912. The San Lorenzo River was dammed to create a lake for the duration of the pageant. The marine parade, led by the Queen's barge, took place every evening. Some floats were awarded prizes.

Source of information: Written on back of photograph

Sentinel 7/10/1912 p.6 c.4, 7/19/1912 p.1 c.1, 7/21/1912 p.1 c.3, 7/28/1912 p.1 c.3
Date: July 20-28, 1912
  • Santa Cruz (City)
  • 1910s
Rights: This photograph/postcard is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.

Restrictions on Use
Identifier: LH-0152


“Elks float in the Water Pageant of 1912.” July 20-28, 1912. SCPL Local History. https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/9417. Accessed 23 May 2024.