Photograph of Alfred E. Mirsky conducting research at a lab bench at the William G. Kirckhoff marine laboratories of the California Institute of Technology. Mirsky is wearing a lab coat and he holds a glass tube above a test tube.
Float representing the Golden Gate Bridge with an exposition invitation displayed on the side "San Francisco Invites You In 1938" seen as it passes the Goodhue flagpole at Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.
Man in overcoat and hat standing next to small wooden shed with padlock, pipe protruding from hillside with water gushing, wooden support beams, and corrugated fence, with grassy hillside in foreground, trees in background
"Lady of the Silver Moon" float, the theme from a Chinese legend, pantomimed by Faria Nell Clayton (leg visible in crescent moon) and with Doris Lorraine Faupel as the evening star. The Pasadena Memorial Flagpole (Goodhue Flagpole) is visible behind the float in its original location in the middle of the intersection of Orange Grove and Colorado Boulevard. The float was entered by the Santa Ana Board of Education.
Float with enthroned queen holding streamers attached to a large floral globe. At the front is a bird (dove?) and a U. S. flag and several young women are seated on the floral carpet of the float with 2 outwalkers visible as well. The float is shown at the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.
The Ford Dealers float displays a globe with the continents delineated, flanked by stylized wings and four visible float riders. The float was photographed at the corner of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.