View of the "Ming dynasty" float with a floral replica of a porcelain vase at the front and maidens Donetta McFarlane, Edith Garrett and Josephine Hiatt seated at the back. The float was entered by the Light Department of Pasadena.
United States President Herbert Hoover pulls on a string revealing the plaque of Morris Dam at the dedication ceremony on May 26, 1934. Text on the plaque states, "Morris Dam, Dedicated May 26, 1934 by Herbert Hoover, In Honor Of Samuel B. Morris, Chief Engineer & General Manager of the Pasadena Water Department ... Constructed by the City of Pasadena Water Department for Storage of Domestic Water -- This reservoir will later be used by the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California as a storage unit for Colorado River water." He is surrounded by unidentified people who worked on the dam.
View of the "Rainbow Fleet" float with three floral sailboats guided by Shirley Bloomfield, Virginia Shreiber and Jean Carroll Christian next to a tall light house. The float was entered by the Hotel Coronado and is seen at the intersection of Orange Grove Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.