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Title
Dennis Fiordaliso Interview
Creator
Lambda Archives of San Diego
Wroblewski, Steve
Contributor
Fiordaliso, Dennis
Date Created and/or Issued
2016-06-06
Contributing Institution
Lambda Archives of San Diego
Collection
California Revealed from Lambda Archives of San Diego
Rights Information
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Description
Dennis graduated from the United States Naval Acadamy at Annapolis, Maryland in 1970, and served as an Engineering Officer in the Atlantic and Mediterranean Fleets for four years. He also later served as an Admiral's Aide on the Military Staff Committee of the United Nations Security Council in New York City. In San Diego, Dennis was a Founding Board Member of the Lambda Archives where he served as Treasurer for 16 years. During this time, he also initiated and helped implement the conversion of the organization financial records, membership lists, and inventories of books and other collections from hard-copy to computer files. Dennis was also a Board member of Athletes-in-Motion and helped organize the paarticipation of 250 San Diego athletes at the Gay Games in Vancouver in 1990, where team San Diego earned 150 medals including a Silver Medal for Dennis in Track. In 1992, as a member of the San Diego Veteran's Association, Dennis was one of two dozen openly gay military veterans to march as a contingent in the San Diego Veterans Day Parade, the first such activity of its kind by a gay group in the United States. For the past 25 years Dennis has also been actively involved in supporting the work of other community groups, including : San Diego Front Runners and Walkers, Diversionary Theatre, San Diego Democratic Club, LGBT Center and San Diego Pride
Type
moving image
Format
Copy
Color
Sound
mp4
Extent
1 File of 1
Identifier
VOH.032
casdla_000203
Language
English
Provenance
Lambda Archives of San Diego
California Revealed is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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