Makers of San Diego History

Honoring the U.S. Military in San Diego and Walter J. Zable
Location: 
USS Midway Museum

Please join us for this special Tribute and Dinner celebrating San Diego’s rich military history.

Sunday, April 6, 2014
6:30 to 10:00 pm
USS Midway Museum
910 North Harbor Drive, San Diego

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ABOUT MAKERS OF SAN DIEGO HISTORY

Makers of San Diego History is an annual tribute honoring the people and industries in our community that have “made history in their own time.” This year we pay tribute to the significant presence of the U.S. Military in San Diego, and we also recognize the achievements of Walter J. Zable, founder and CEO of Cubic Corporation.

PAST HONOREES

2013     The Craft Brew Industry

2012     The Tuna Industry

2011     Sol Price

2010     Qualcomm, Inc.

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION

San Diego History Center’s companion exhibition Presidio to Pacific Powerhouse: How the Military Shaped San Diego,  is a comprehensive exhibition documenting the profound impact of the U.S. Military on the growth and development of our region, past, present and future, presented in engaging formats and interpreted through three major themes: Political & Economic Impact; Land Use & Infrastructure; Social & Cultural Impact. The exhibition is also presented at nine satellite locations throughout the county. It opens to the public on April 26, 2014 and continues through December. Click here for more information.

A NOTE ABOUT THE LOCATION

The USS Midway Museum is a decommissioned aircraft carrier and there are areas with uneven surfaces. Shoes with non-skid soles (no spike heels) are strongly recommended. If you require accessibility assistance the day of the event, please contact the San Diego History Center.